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Pecan Tarts Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Joy Welty/Kay Bindbeutel

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
c. butter
c. sugar
1 egg
1 tsp. almond extract
2 c. flour
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c. butter
⅓ c. dark corn syrup
1 c. powdered sugar
1 c. chopped pecans

Directions:
Directions:
Beat together butter & sugar. Add egg, almond extract and flour to form dough for tarts. Scoop dough with small cookie scoop and place into small muffin/tart pan cups. Use wooden mallet to press dough to form cups/shells. Bake 400 F. for 8-10 min until golden brown at edges.

Bring to boil butter, syrup and powdered sugar. Add nuts. Scoop into baked tart shells. Bake 350 F for 5 min to set pecan filling. Cool.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
About 2 dozen
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This was a Bindbeutel/Welty and now Dreyfuss Christmas tradition.

 

 

 

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