Chewy Pecan Cookies

posted by Phyllis 08-03-100 3:36 PM

Paula H Deen- "The Lady and Son's"
Chewy Pecan Cookies

1 stick butter
1 (16 ounce) box light brown sugar
4 eggs, lightly beaten
1/2 teaspoon vanilla
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
pinch of salt
2 cups chopped pecans

Preheat oven to 300.

Melt butter and sugar together in the top of a double boiler; remove from heat. Add eggs and vanilla.

In a bowl, combine flour baking powder and salt. Add to egg mixture; mix well. Stir in nuts. Drop spoonfuls onto greased cookie sheet and bake for 10-15 minutes.

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