Caramel Pecan Pie
1 (9-inch) pie crust - pre-baked for
12 minutes at 350 degrees F
1 cup brown sugar
3/4 cup butter
1/2 cup honey
3 tablespoons granulated sugar
1/2 cup heavy cream
1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
3 cups pecans (toasted and chopped)
Combine sugars, butter, and honey in a heavy-bottom saucepan; cook over medium
heat, and stir only until melted. Heat until mixture reaches 240 degrees F on a
candy thermometer. Remove from heat and stir in heavy cream and pecans (mixture
will bubble slightly).
Pour into pre-baked pie shell and bake for approximately 30-35 minutes.
Yield: 8 servings.
Per Serving: 727 Calories; 55g Fat (65.9% calories from fat); 5g Protein; 60g
Carbohydrate; 3g Dietary Fiber; 67mg Cholesterol; 335mg Sodium
Exchanges: 1 Grain (Starch); 0 Lean Meat; 0 Non-Fat Milk; 11 Fat; 2 1/2 Other
NOTE: Pie will set completely when cooled.