Candied Pecans

READY IN: 50mins
Recipe by kate_nyc

My mom made these for me and I brought them to work to share, they were gone in 5 minutes - a huge hit.

Top Review by Chef ccc

This was quick and easy. Made this for family picnic.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Brown pecans in open pan in oven at 325 degrees (just for a minute until brown). Take out and cool. Beat egg whites, salt and sugar until stiff peaks form. Add pecans to egg whites. In meantime, melt butter in large cake pan 9 x 13 inch. Spread pecan mixture over melted butter. Bake 325 degrees for 30 minutes Stir every 10 minutes until butter is absorbed. Cool on waxed paper.

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