1 box of refrigerated pie crusts, softened according to the instructions on the box
2 1/2 cups light corn syrup
2 1/2 cups of packed brown sugar
1/2 cup butter, melted
4 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
6 eggs, lightly beaten
2 cups of coarsely chopped nuts
Butterflavoured cooking spray
2 cups of walnut halves
Vanilla ice cream, if you like.
1. Heat oven to 425°F. Grease 13×9-inch (3-quart) glass baking dish with shortening or cooking spray. Remove 1 pie crust from pouch; unroll on work surface. Roll into 13×9-inch rectangle. Place crust in dish; trim edges to fit.
2. In large bowl, stir corn syrup, brown sugar, butter, vanilla and eggs with wire whisk. Stir in chopped pecans. Spoon half of filling into crust-lined dish. Remove second pie crust from pouch; unroll on work surface. Roll into 13×9-inch rectangle. Place crust over filling; trim edges to fit. Spray crust with butter-flavor cooking spray.
3. Bake 14 to 16 minutes or until browned. Reduce oven temperature to 350°F. Carefully spoon remaining filling over baked pastry; arrange pecan halves on top in decorative fashion. Bake 30 minutes longer or until set. Cool 20 minutes on cooling rack. Serve warm with vanilla ice cream.