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Pecan Candy Clusters

 Pecan Candy Clusters
Grandchildren and kids in her Gage, Oklahoma neighborhood love helping Flo Burtnett make (and eat) these yummy, four-ingredient treats! “They're great gifts…and easy,” she adds.
16 ServingsPrep: 30 min. + standing


  • 2 cups milk chocolate chips, divided
  • 64 pecan halves (about 1-1/2 cups)
  • 28 caramels
  • 2 tablespoons heavy whipping cream


  • Line a baking sheet with waxed paper; set aside. In a microwave, melt
  • 1 cup chocolate chips; stir until smooth. Drop chocolate by
  • tablespoonfuls onto prepared baking sheet. Immediately place four
  • pecans on top of each chocolate drop.
  • Place the caramels in a 1-qt. microwave-safe dish; add cream.
  • Microwave, uncovered, on high for 2 minutes, stirring once. Spoon
  • onto the middle of each cluster.
  • Melt the remaining chocolate chips; stir until smooth. Spread over
  • caramel. Let stand until set. Yield: 16 candies.