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Pecan Crescents

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Crispy and crunchy, are the delicious Pecan Crescents. This is a great mid-day pick-me-up snack. The flavor comes together really nicely, with a combination of chocolate, vanilla and the pecans. Try it out, I'm sure you too will enjoy it!
Ingredients
  Butter 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Shortening 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Vanilla 1 Teaspoon
  Sifted flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Semi-sweet chocolate morsels 1 Cup (16 tbs), coarsely chopped
  Pecans 2 Cup (32 tbs), chopped
Directions

MAKING
1) Combine the butter, shortening, and vanilla and cream well.
2) Sift together the flour and sugar, and stir into the creamed mix.
3) Add in the remaining ingredients and blend well.
4) Shape the dough into 1 1/2 inch-long, pencil-thick lengths.
5) Shape into crescents.
6) Arrange on an ungreased baking sheet, and place in the oven at 350° F for 15 minutes.

SERVING
7) Serve as a snack.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Feel: 
Crispy
Method: 
Baked
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Pecan
Interest: 
Everyday
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
35 Minutes

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