Families (secret) Pecan Crescents


1/2 cup Butter

1/2 cup Crisco (shortening)

1/2 cup Powder Sugar

2 cup Flour

1 cup Pecans (ground fine)

1 tsp Vanilla

1/2 tsp Cream of Tartar (optional)


Mix together until you get a dough looking substance! Form into about 60 crescent shapes. Bake at 375 for 8-10 min or until brown. Sprinkle with more Powder Sugar while hot.