Pecan Pralines (Old Fashioned)

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 25 mins

This recipe is one I've always used.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine sugar, margarine and milk.
  2. Cook to a soft ball stage.
  3. (when a little placed in a cup of cold water forms a soft ball) Remove from heat and stir in vanilla and pecans.
  4. Stir until it begins to thicken (doesn't take long, will have to work fast).
  5. Drop by tablespoons on waxed paper or buttered dish.
  6. Ready to eat when cooled.
  7. Store remainder in airtight container.


Most Helpful

Wonderful recipe! My family is from Louisiana and this is the same recipe that they use.

Queen90043 October 18, 2009

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