Mocha Pecan Logs
|Light brown sugar||1 Cup (16 tbs), lightly packed|
|Evaporated milk||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)|
|Light corn syrup||2 Tablespoon|
|Semi sweet chocolate pieces||6 Ounce (1 Cup)|
|Instant coffee powder||1 Teaspoon|
|Vanilla extract||1 Teaspoon|
|Chopped pecans||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
Grease a large cookie sheet; set aside.
In a heavy medium saucepan, combine brown sugar, milk and corn syrup.
Bring to a boil over medium heat, stirring constantly.
Boil and stir 2 minutes.
Remove from heat.
Add chocolate pieces, coffee and vanilla, stirring until chocolate melts.
With a wooden spoon, beat until thick and smooth.
Stir in pecans.
Spoon onto prepared cookie sheet in 2 equal parts.
Shape each half into a 10-inch-long log.
Wrap each log in wax paper.
Refrigerate about 2 hours or until firm.
Cut each log into 20 pieces.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 2533 Calories from Fat 1074
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 127 g195.5%
Saturated Fat 24.7 g123.6%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 24.7 mg8.2%
Sodium 551.4 mg23%
Total Carbohydrates 360 g120.1%
Dietary Fiber 10.9 g43.8%
Sugars 282.3 g
Protein 22 g44.8%
Vitamin A 5.3% Vitamin C 4.8%
Calcium 31.4% Iron 18.2%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet