Chewy Pecan Bars Recipe

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Chewy Pecan Bars Recipe

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A friend from Texas gave me this recipe years ago. Because it's so easy to make, I've relied on it quite often.
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MAKES:
36 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 10 min. Bake: 30 min. + cooling
MAKES:
36 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 10 min. Bake: 30 min. + cooling

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup butter, melted
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 cups packed brown sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2/3 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups chopped pecans
  • Confectioners' sugar

Directions

Spread butter evenly in an ungreased 13-in. x 9-in. baking pan. In a large bowl, beat eggs, brown sugar and vanilla until blended. Combine flour, baking soda and salt; gradually add to egg mixture until well blended. Stir in pecans.
Spread into prepared pan. Bake at 350° for 30-35 minutes or until browned. Dust with confectioners' sugar. Cool on a wire rack. Cut into bars. Yield: 3 dozen.
Originally published as Chewy Pecan Bars in Best of Country Cookies 1999, p84

Nutritional Facts

1 each: 120 calories, 7g fat (1g saturated fat), 27mg cholesterol, 50mg sodium, 15g carbohydrate (12g sugars, 1g fiber), 2g protein.

  • 1/4 cup butter, melted
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 cups packed brown sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 2/3 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups chopped pecans
  • Confectioners' sugar
  1. Spread butter evenly in an ungreased 13-in. x 9-in. baking pan. In a large bowl, beat eggs, brown sugar and vanilla until blended. Combine flour, baking soda and salt; gradually add to egg mixture until well blended. Stir in pecans.
  2. Spread into prepared pan. Bake at 350° for 30-35 minutes or until browned. Dust with confectioners' sugar. Cool on a wire rack. Cut into bars. Yield: 3 dozen.
Originally published as Chewy Pecan Bars in Best of Country Cookies 1999, p84

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Linda Penrose User ID: 2887042 256781
Reviewed Nov. 14, 2016

"Very Good! easy to make. Everyone loves it."

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linkatt User ID: 8273514 221516
Reviewed Feb. 27, 2015

"FABULOUS!!! This recipe used to be on allrecipes.com, glad I found it again. Nice not to have the 'goo' around pecans for a change."

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Eleanor Gingerich User ID: 3337954 28588
Reviewed Oct. 3, 2008

"WONDERFUL

BETTER THAN PECAN pie
ELEANOR OF WICHITA, KS."

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