Rating: 4.5 stars
3 Ratings
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This rich-tasting sauce has grown-up appeal, thanks to the bourbon, and makes a delicious accompaniment for Whole Wheat Pancakes or Buttermilk Pancakes.

Recipe by Cooking Light December 2006


Credit: Lee Harrelson

Recipe Summary

1 1/4 cups (serving size: 2 1/2 tablespoons)


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Combine sugar and 1/3 cup water in a small saucepan over medium-high heat. Cook 5 minutes or until sugar dissolves, stirring constantly. Stir in pecans, milk, butter, bourbon, and vanilla extract. Reduce heat, and cook 3 minutes or until mixture is thick and bubbly.


Nutrition Facts

158 calories; calories from fat 32%; fat 5.6g; saturated fat 1.6g; mono fat 2g; poly fat 1.1g; protein 0.6g; carbohydrates 26g; fiber 0.5g; cholesterol 6mg; iron 0.1mg; sodium 20mg; calcium 9mg.