Valentine's Day CandiesValentine's Day Cinnamon Pecans
1 c Sugar
1/2 c Water
3 ts Cinnamon
1 ds Salt
3 1/2 c Pecans
Combine sugar and water. Cook to soft ball stage.
Add cinnamon and salt and mix well. Add the pecans.
Stir until it hardens.
Pour out and let cool.
Valentine's Day Coconut Bon Bons
15 oz Sweetened condensed milk
1/2 c Butter, or margarine
2 c Confectioners' sugar
12 oz Coconut, grated dried
24 oz Semi-sweet chocolate
4 tb Shortening
Mix together condensed milk, butter, sugar and coconut. Cover with wax paper and chill for 24 hours.
Melt chocolate with shortening.
Roll coconut mixture into balls and using a fork dip the balls into the chocolate.
Drop on wax paper to cool and dry.