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Bemie’s Buttermilk Caramel Candy

Breads & Desserts



2 cups sugar
3 Tbsp. white Karo syrup
1 cup buttermilk
1 scant tsp. soda
1 cup pecans
1 tsp. vanilla
1 Tbsp. butter


Mix all together and put on stove and stir until it begins to boil. Cook until it makes a medium-hard ball in cold water, then take off and add butter, pecans and vanilla flavoring. Beat until slightly cool, then drop in desired shapes and sizes.


From "Coahoma Cooking Every Day and Sunday Too,” 1952 edition, Coahoma Woman’s Club

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