Orange Pecans Recipe

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Orange Pecans

Janis McRae

By
@JanisinLA

With pecans being so plentiful in South Lousiana, good cooks find all kinds of ways to use them. Sugared pecans with different flavors are a tasty way to utilize this plentiful crop.


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Ingredients

1 large
orange, juice and rind
1 c
sugar
1 qt
pecan halves

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Squeeze orange and reserve juice in a heavy sauce pan. Grate rind and add to juice.
2
Add sugar and bring to a rolling boil.
3
Add nuts gradually, stirring contantly until sugar is absorbed.
4
Remove from heat and continues to stir until nuts separate. Turn out onto waxed paper to dry.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Nuts