How to Make Candied Pecans

Of all the candied nuts candied pecans are a favorite among many people. Homemade candied pecans are ideal for gifts, parties and even a simple, yummy treat to keep around the house for the family.

Learning how to make them is fun, and it is probably easier than you think. With these simple tips you can easily make these candied nuts yourself in a variety of fun flavors. One of the great things about them is their versatility. They are versatile because of the different spices you can use to make them and they are versatile because you can add them to so many other foods to add texture and flavor. If you want to experiment with your own recipes, there are just a few general principles to follow. Continue reading

Spiced Pecans

If you are looking for a sweet, spicy treat or fun gift idea consider spiced pecans, better yet consider homemade spiced pecans. Pecans are naturally cholesterol free and they are a great source of protein and other nutrients, so as a snack they’re hard to beat. Add a spicy candy coating to the natural goodness of pecans and you have a winning combination.

If you like spending time in the kitchen, or even if you don’t, spiced candied pecans are easy to make. There are dozens of easy to follow recipes available online and here is my favorite spiced candied pecans recipe: Continue reading