Pecan Squares

Be the first to review
READY IN: 37mins
Recipe by Mims Squims

Convenient, decadent and delicious treat for pecan lovers

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F Spray 9x9” baking dish with non-stick cooking spray.
  2. Make Base: Cream together margarine & brown sugar. Stir together sifted flour & baking powder. Add flour mixture & pecans to creamed mixture. Blend well.
  3. Pat dough firmly & evenly into greased baking dish.
  4. Bake 7 minutes. Remove from oven.
  5. Make Topping: Beat egg whites until foamy.
  6. Add corn syrup, brown sugar, salt, flour & vanilla. Mix thoroughly, then pour over baked base.
  7. Sprinkle with coarsely chopped pecans.
  8. Return to oven. Bake 15 minutes until barely golden in color. Do not overbake!
  9. Cut into squares. Let cool.
  10. Remove from pan and place in airtight container. Tip: Keep them from sticking by placing a sheet of waxed paper between layers in the container!

Join the Conversation

  • all
  • reviews
  • tweaks
  • q & a