Turtles

Recipe by Moe Heon
READY IN: 1hr 20mins
SERVES: 6
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Butter heavy saucepan, melt butter or margarine, stir in brown sugar, stir thoroughly, stir in corn syrup stirring thoroughly.
  • Gradually add the condensed milk stirring constantly until all sugar dissolves and mixture comes to boiling.
  • Cook and stir over medium heat until mixture registers 235°F on candy thermometer.
  • Cool and stir in vanilla.
  • Chill.
  • Caramel should be slightly sticky.
  • Toast pecans in a 300°F oven for 15 or 20 minutes.
  • Cool.
  • Arrange pecans on cookie sheet spoke fashion, four for legs and one for head.
  • Drop one teaspoon of caramel mix in center of pecans.
  • Chill.
  • Melt chocolate wafers and spoon over caramel.
  • Chill.
  • Turn over and do the other side with chocolate.
  • Chill.
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