Chocolate Billionaires

  • Prep Time 40 min
  • Total Time 50 min
  • Servings 50

Ingredients

Ingredients

1
bag (14 oz) caramels, unwrapped
3
tablespoons water
1 1/2
cups chopped pecans, toasted
1 1/4
cups crisp rice cereal
3
cups semisweet chocolate chips (18 oz)
2
teaspoons shortening

Directions

Directions

  • 1 Line 2 cookie sheets with waxed paper; spray paper with cooking spray. In 4-quart heavy saucepan, heat caramels and water over low heat, stirring constantly, until melted and smooth. Remove from heat. Stir in pecans and cereal until coated. Roll mixture into 1-inch balls; place on cookie sheets.
  • 2 In 3-quart heavy saucepan, heat chocolate chips and shortening over low heat, stirring constantly, until melted and smooth. Remove from heat. Dip caramel-cereal balls into melted chocolate, coating completely. Return to cookie sheets. Refrigerate 10 minutes or just until set. Store tightly covered at room temperature.

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Tips

Expert Tips

Friends and family will rave about the toasty caramel crunch of these bite-size candies.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
124
% Daily Value
Total Fat
7g
0%
Saturated Fat
3g
0%
Sodium
25mg
0%
Total Carbohydrate
16g
0%
Dietary Fiber
1g
0%
Protein
2g
2%
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%
0%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
0%
0%
Iron
0%
0%
Exchanges:
1 Other Carbohydrate; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.