"One of the nicest things in life is the way we must regularly stop whatever it is we are doing and devote our attention to eating."
~ Luciano Pavarotti
Foolproof recipe - creamy and good.
Yield: 6 to 6 1/2 dozen
5 cups sugar
1 (14-ounce) can condensed milk
1 cup whole milk
5 cups pecans
1 teaspoon salt
1 stick margarine
1 tablespoon vanilla extract
Combine sugar and milks in a large, heavy saucepan. Stir until melted.
Add pecans and let the mixture come to a boil. Boil for 20 minutes, stirring constantly.
Add salt, butter, and vanilla extract.
Remove from heat and beat a few more strokes.
Spoon onto waxed paper and let cool.