Orange Pecans

Orange Pecans Recipe

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Janis McRae

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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

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

How to Make Orange Pecans

Step-by-Step

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

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About Orange Pecans

Course/Dish: Nuts




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