Here is a great cookie if you like pecans. I have made these, and thrown a handful of mini chocolate chips on top. These are so good, and perfect for a pot luck!
Sticky Pecan Bars
These sticky pecan bars are perfect for when you want to enjoy pecan pie.
- 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour
- 1/4 cup sugar
- 1/8 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 cup butter cold unsalted Butter, cut into pieces, plus 2 tablespoons
- 1 egg yolk
Pecan Pie Filling
- 1/2 cup brown sugar
- 2 tablespoon all purpose flour
- 3/4 cup dark corn syrup
- 3 eggs
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 2 cup pecan halves
Heat oven to 400 degrees. Grease a 9-inch square pan. For crust: put the flour, sugar and salt in a food processor and pulse until blended. With the processor running, gradually add the butter through the feed tube, process until blended.
Turn out into prepared pan and gather dough. Flatten and press evenly over the bottom of the pan, forming a 1/2 inch edge up the sides of the pan. Bake for 10 minutes. For filling: Stir brown sugar and flour a medium bowl until blended. Add corn syrup, eggs, and vanilla; whisk until well blended. Spread pecans in an even layer over the partially baked crust. Pour filling over pecans.