Divine Pecan Candy

Valerie Johnson


This candy will satisfy any sweet tooth. Your friends will never guess it takes less than 30 minutes to make.

This recipe is adapted from Velvety Pecan Candy in 1001 Ways to Cook Southern.


★★★★★ 4 votes

makes about 3 doz pieces
20 Min


Add to Grocery List

2 1/2 c
pecans, coarsly chopped
1 1/2 lb
vanilla almond bark, coarsly chopped
1 can(s)
sweetened condensed milk
1/4 tsp
1/2 tsp
pure vanilla extract
1/2 tsp
almond extract

How to Make Divine Pecan Candy


  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  • 2Spread chopped pecans on cookie sheet and bake for 8-10 minutes until toasted.
  • 3Line a 15x10 inch jelly roll pan with wax paper; lightly spray with Pam or Bakers Joy
  • 4Microwave candy coating, condensed milk and salt together in microwave safe bowl at high for 2-4 minutes. Stir at one minute intervals until melted and smooth.
  • 5Stir in vanilla, almond and pecans; spread in an even layer on prepared pan.
  • 6Cover with wax paper and chill until set - about 1-1/2 hours.
  • 7Turn candy out onto cutting board and cut into squares. Cover and store at room temp.

Printable Recipe Card

About Divine Pecan Candy

Course/Dish: Candies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #pecans

Show 29 Comments & Reviews

25 No-bake Dessert Recipes That Are Bringing Sexy Back

25 No-Bake Dessert Recipes That Are Bringing Sexy Back

Kitchen Crew@JustaPinch

Not only are these no-bake desserts super easy to make, but these recipes are incredibly tempting and sure to satisfy your cravings!

Create Your Favorite Candy Classics At Home Recipe

Create Your Favorite Candy Classics at Home

Kitchen Crew

Happy Halloween! At my house, we always have lots of trick or treaters. I love to see the kids in their costumes and so happy when I throw candy into...

Pinterest Pass Or Fail: Frankenstein Marshmallow Pops Recipe

Pinterest Pass or Fail: Frankenstein Marshmallow Pops

Kitchen Crew@JustaPinch

Halloween is just around the corner and we were looking for a spooky treat for our next Pinterest Pass or Fail. We came across Kelly from Justataste.com's Frankenstein Marshmallow Pops...