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Chocolate Nut Squares

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Chocolate Nut Squares has a beautiful taste. Chocolate Nut Squares gets its taste from chocolate chip mixed with milk and topped with pecans.
  Semi-sweet chocolate chips 6 Ounce (1 Cup)
  Milk chocolate chips 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Shortening 1 Tablespoon
  Caramels 14 Ounce (1 Package)
  Butter/Margarine 2 Tablespoon
  Milk 3 Tablespoon
  Coarsely chopped pecans 2 Cup (32 tbs)

Line 8-inch square pan with buttered foil; set aside.
Melt both kinds of chips with shortening in heavy, small saucepan over very low heat, stirring constantly.
Spoon half the chocolate mixture into prepared pan, spreading evenly over bottom and 1/4 inch up sides of pan.
Refrigerate until firm.
Meanwhile, combine caramels, butter and milk in heavy, medium saucepan.
Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly.
When mixture is smooth, stir in pecans.
Cool to lukewarm.
Spread caramel mixture evenly over chocolate in pan.
Melt remaining chocolate mixture again over very low heat, stirring constantly; spread over caramel layer.
Refrigerate until almost firm.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 5029 Calories from Fat 2679

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 315 g484.8%

Saturated Fat 71.8 g359%

Trans Fat 2 g

Cholesterol 96.8 mg32.3%

Sodium 1886.9 mg78.6%

Total Carbohydrates 563 g187.7%

Dietary Fiber 21.9 g87.6%

Sugars 394.2 g

Protein 52 g104%

Vitamin A 21.8% Vitamin C 6.8%

Calcium 76.5% Iron 35.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Chocolate Nut Squares Recipe