Candied Pecans

Candied Pecans

Makes 1 cup

This recipe makes an excellent and easy holiday gift. Or, enjoy these pecans on ice cream, cheesecake or a green salad.

  • 1 cup pecan halves
  • 4 teaspoons unsalted butter, melted
  • 1/3 cup sugar
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Preheat the oven to 350°F. Spread nuts on a baking sheet and toast 5 minutes. Place nuts in a medium bowl, add butter, and toss to coat. Add sugar, tossing to coat well. Let cool on a plate. Once cool, they will keep for about two weeks in an airtight container at room temperature.

Nutritional Info: 
Per Serving:Serving size: 2 tablespoons, 150 calories (110 from fat), 13g total fat, 2g saturated fat, 5mg cholesterol, 0mg sodium, 10g carbohydrate (1g dietary fiber, 8g sugar), 1g protein
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