Pecan Pie Bites
36
cookies
40 min
PREP TIME
1 hr 25 min
TOTAL TIME

Ingredients

Cookie

1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar

6 tablespoons Land O Lakes® Unsalted Butter softened

1 large Land O Lakes® Egg (yolk only)

1/2 teaspoon vanilla

1 cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour

1/2 teaspoon baking powder

1/4 teaspoon salt

Filling

1 cup finely chopped pecans

1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar

1/4 cup Land O Lakes® Heavy Whipping Cream

1 teaspoon vanilla

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Heat oven to 350ºF. Spray 36 mini muffin pan cups with no-stick cooking spray; set aside.

  2. STEP 2

    Combine 1/2 cup brown sugar, butter, egg yolk and 1/2 teaspoon vanilla in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add flour, baking powder and salt; beat at low speed until well mixed.

  3. STEP 3

    Shape dough into 3/4-inch balls; place each into prepared mini muffin pan cup, pressing dough onto bottom and up one-third sides of each cup, creating a shallow cup.

  4. STEP 4

    Combine all filling ingredients in bowl; spoon 1 teaspoon filling into each cookie.

  5. STEP 5

    Bake 13-15 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Cool 10 minutes in pan on cooling rack.

  6. STEP 6

    Remove cookies from pans by running small knife around edge of cookie. Place onto cooling rack; cool completely.

Tip #1

Pecan Pie is a classic flavor. Pecan pie bars are a great way to get the flavor you love in bar form!

Nutrition

80Calories
5Fat (mg)
10Cholesterol (mg)
25Sodium (mg)
10Carbohydrates (g)
0Dietary Fiber
1Protein (g)

Reviews

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  December 29, 2017

I love baking but I am not a fan of the mess it leaves behind. So I decided to try this recipe to see if my hubby would like it. Not only this is his favorite pecan pie recipe but it is easy and quick to make.

— says Nathalia
Helpful?
TWEAKS

Yes. Instead of muffin pan I used cupcake pan it always work.

Difficulty
ChallengingA breeze
WOULD MAKE IT AGAIN?
Probably NotAbsolutely!
  November 19, 2017

I am NOT a baker. These are my husband's favorite so I decided to give it a try. So glad in did! They were amazing. Making more tomorrow as the batch I made today is gone!

— says Js....Ct
Helpful?
Difficulty
ChallengingA breeze
WOULD MAKE IT AGAIN?
Probably NotAbsolutely!
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