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Cinnamon-Pecan Spirals Recipe

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Country Living
Added: Wednesday, October 14, 2009

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
6 tablespoons sugar
1 teaspoons cinnamon
1 tablespoon unsalted butter
1 sheet frozen puff pastry dough, thawed
cup chopped pecans
Zest of 1 orange

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 400F. Combine sugar and cinnamon in a small bowl. Melt butter. Unfold puff pastry dough. Lightly brush with melted butter and sprinkle with cinnamon-sugar. Press into dough. Flip dough and repeat.
Roll to 11- by 16-inch rectangle. Toss pecans with orange zest and sprinkle half of mixture over dough. Fold dough in half to 11- by 8-inch rectangle. Press remaining nut mixture into dough, covering surface.
Starting from a long side, roll into a tight log. Trim edges. Wrap in plastic and chill for 20 minutes. Cut log into 1/3-inch-thick slices. Place 2 inches apart on 2 parchment-lined baking sheets. Bake for 10 minutes

 

 

 

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