- 1 (8 ounce)containersour cream
- 5cupspecan halves
- Mix together sugar and sour cream in a heavy 2 1/2 quart saucepan.
- Cook over a low heat, stirring constantly, until the mixture reaches 240 degrees (or soft ball stage).
- Remove from heat and stir in vanilla.
- Continue to stir until the mixture begins to cool.
- Add pecans, making sure all of them are coated.
- Place pecans individually on wax paper to cool.