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Recipe of the Day *Dr. Pepper Pecan Fudge*

Posted by on Jan. 31, 2013 at 9:32 PM
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Ingredients:

4 cups sugar
1 1/3 cups Dr Pepper
4 squares (1 ounce each) unsweetened chocolate, grated
4 tablespoons white corn syrup
1/2 cup butter or margarine
2 teaspoons vanilla
1 to 2 cups chopped pecans

Directions:

Place sugar, Dr Pepper, grated chocolate and corn syrup in heavy sauce pan. 

Cook very slowly, stirring constantly until sugar and chocolate is thoroughly dissolved.

Continue cooking on low medium heat until temperature of 236 degrees F or soft ball stage is reached. 

Remove from heat and cool at room temperature to lukewarm, 110 degrees F.

Add butter and vanilla. Beat until the candy loses its shiny look; add pecans. 

Pour into slightly buttered pans.

When cooled, cut into squares.

by on Jan. 31, 2013 at 9:32 PM
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Maries_Mom23
by Alice on Jan. 31, 2013 at 9:32 PM

la-cosa-nostra
by Member on Jan. 31, 2013 at 9:34 PM
Sounds yummy! Does it taste like Dr. Pepper?
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Maries_Mom23
by Alice on Jan. 31, 2013 at 9:38 PM

I don't know!  I want to try it!  Maybe next week!  :)

Quoting la-cosa-nostra:

Sounds yummy! Does it taste like Dr. Pepper?


Maries_Mom23
by Alice on Jan. 31, 2013 at 9:39 PM

Dr. Pepper is my favorite soda..it's my downfall.  LOL...

Gotta make this!  

la-cosa-nostra
by Member on Jan. 31, 2013 at 9:46 PM
Ooh, well please update if you do, I'd like to try it also!


Quoting Maries_Mom23:

I don't know!  I want to try it!  Maybe next week!  :)

Quoting la-cosa-nostra:

Sounds yummy! Does it taste like Dr. Pepper?



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Maries_Mom23
by Alice on Jan. 31, 2013 at 9:49 PM
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I will!  Just pinned it this morning!  Was browsing pinterest, saw the words Dr. Pepper and Fudge in the title and was good to go!  LOL

Quoting la-cosa-nostra:

Ooh, well please update if you do, I'd like to try it also!


Quoting Maries_Mom23:

I don't know!  I want to try it!  Maybe next week!  :)

Quoting la-cosa-nostra:

Sounds yummy! Does it taste like Dr. Pepper?




SammiBaby
by on Jan. 31, 2013 at 10:32 PM

O.O

This sounds...amazing!

SammiBaby
by on Jan. 31, 2013 at 10:33 PM

See now I'm curious if you could make this but sub the Dr. Pepper for another dark soda like rootbeer or something.

Quoting Maries_Mom23:

Dr. Pepper is my favorite soda..it's my downfall.  LOL...

Gotta make this!  


wendums1229
by Wendi on Feb. 2, 2013 at 10:54 PM
Ok it's getting late so why do I have to keep finding all the chocolate posts lol
Mind you I'm not complaining just wishing it was not so late cause I would so like to have some of these for when I'm feeling better lol
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