1 Box refrigerated pie crusts, softened
as directed on box
2 1/2 cups light corn syrup
2 1/2 cups packed brown sugar
1/2 cup butter, melted
4 1/2 teaspoons vanilla
6 eggs, slightly beaten
2 cups coarsely chopped pecans
Butter-flavor cooking spray
2 cups pecan halves
Vanilla ice cream, if desired
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.
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.
Bake 14 -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.