Homemade Caramel Pecan Turtles Recipe

Picture this: crunchy pecans, rich caramel, and velvety chocolate coming together in a heavenly mix. It’s more than just a treat; it’s a piece of holiday magic passed down for generations. This recipe for homemade caramel pecan turtles has been passed down from grandmother to granddaughter for decades.

These caramel pecan turtles pair deliciously with homemade fudge and caramels for Christmas parties, or as treats to be handed out while caroling.


- pecan halves - butter - sugar - corn syrup - vanilla - heavy cream - chocolate chips

Make caramels with pecans.

Recipe is linked in blog post.

Step 1

Melt chocolate chips on stove with double boiler.

Instructions provided in blog post.

Step 2

Dip caramels into melted chocolate chips.

Lay on wax paper on baking sheet.

Step 3

Press pecan halves into sides of melted chocolate.

Step 4

You can even arrange in as turtle legs peeking out from the shell!

Step 5

Allow to cool completely and harden.

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