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Raisin anise pralines are sweet little candied pralines made with raisins and flavored with anise. Cooked with whipping cream and brown sugar mix, the raisin anise praline is a real hit with kids and adults alike!
  Granulated sugar 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Packed brown sugar 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Whipping cream 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Light raisins 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Anisette 3 Tablespoon

Butter the sides of a heavy 3 quart saucepan.
Stir together sugar, brown sugar, and cream in the saucepan.
Bring to boiling over medium heat, stirring frequently.
Cook to 234° (soft-ball stage), about 2 to 5 minutes, stirring only as necessary to prevent sticking.
Remove from heat; do not stir.
Let stand about 30 minutes or till mixture cools to 150°.
Meanwhile, combine raisins and liqueur; set aside.
When candy mixture reaches 150°, stir in raisin mixture.
Beat about 5 minutes or till thick and glossy.
Drop candy from a tablespoon onto a baking sheet lined with waxed paper.
If candy becomes too stiff, stir in a few drops hot water.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4143 Calories from Fat 726

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 81 g124.1%

Saturated Fat 53.4 g267%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 331.4 mg110.5%

Sodium 190.9 mg8%

Total Carbohydrates 860 g286.8%

Dietary Fiber 9.9 g39.6%

Sugars 806.2 g

Protein 9 g17.6%

Vitamin A Vitamin C 13.2%

Calcium 54.8% Iron 38.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Raisin Anise Pralines Recipe