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Definition: A Louisiana fudge-like candy made with pecans and brown sugar. Pralines are usually made in patty shapes.

Pronunciation: PRAH-leen; PRAY-leen • (noun)

Related Resources:

Pecan Pralines
A basic recipe using brown sugar, water and pecans.

New Orleans Pralines
Made with white sugar, brown sugar and evaporated milk.

Easy Butterscotch Pralines
These pralines are made with a butterscotch pudding mix.

Bourbon Pecan Pralines
This recipe from Bill Neal's cookbook includes heavy cream and a little bourbon for flavor.

How to Make Pralines
Basic step-by-step instructions.

Elsewhere on the Web:

East Texas Brown Sugar Pralines
Another standard recipe using brown sugar and evaporated milk.

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