AUNT BILL'S CANDY
people are amazed at doing Aunt Bill's Candy in the microwave. It's always a huge hit.
2 cup sugar
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 cup buttermilk
3/4 cup margarine
1 teaspoon vanilla
2 cup pecans, finely chopped
In a 3 qt. or larger, microwave safe bowl, add first 4 ing.
Stir: cover with plastic wrap; punch hole in wrap (2-3).
Microwave on roast 70% for 15 min. Stir
Continue cooking at roast (70%) for 13 - 15 min. until
softball forms in cold water (236 on candy thermometer). Do not put candy thermometer in microwave.
Add vanilla & beat with an electric mixer until soft
Stir in pecans & pour into butter 12 x 7 dish.
Cool & cut into small pieces.
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this sound great - thanks for sharing - i have everything to make this - twinkle
Hi Ladonna - Sounds really good, but I have a dumb question. What is "microwave on roast 70%" ? I can set the power level on mine - is that what it means?
Yes, that's what that means.
No question is a dumb question. Sometimes I don't explain things very well.
Good luck with it.
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