Caramel Pecan Pie
A favourite holiday pie; even folks who don’t care for pecan pie like this one.
Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 50 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 20 minutes
- 1 9 ″ unbaked pie crust
- 36 individually wrapped caramels , unwrapped
- 1/4 cup butter
- 1/4 cup milk
- 3/4 cup white sugar
- 3 eggs
- 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 1 cup pecan halves
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C)
Ina saucepan over low hear, combine caramels, butter and milk. Cook, stirring frequently, until smooth. Remove from heat and set aside.
In large bowl, combine sugar, eggs, vanilla, and salt. Gradually mix in the melted caramel mixture. Stir in pecans. Pour filling into unbaked pie crust.
Bake in the preheated oven for 45-50 minutes or until pastry is golden brown. Allow to cool until filling is firm.