Candied Pecans
Candied Pecans Recipe
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
1 hr
Total Time
1 hr 10 mins
 
These delicious candied pecans recipe has a sweet crunch and a touch of cinnamon. They're perfect for holiday gifts or party snacks!
Course: Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: dessert, nuts, pecans, snack
Servings: 1 oz
Calories: 226 kcal
Ingredients
  • 4 cups unsalted pecans
  • 1 egg white
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • pinch of cayenne pepper optional
Instructions
  1. Preheat the oven to 250. Line a baking sheet with parchment or a silicone liner and set aside.
  2. In a medium bowl, whisk together the egg white and water.
  3. Add the pecans to the bowl and toss to coat with the egg white mixture.
  4. Add the brown sugar, cinnamon, and cayenne, and toss until combined.
  5. Spread the pecans out in an even layer on the prepared baking sheet.
  6. Bake for 1 hour, stirring every fifteen minutes.
  7. Let cool, then store in an airtight container.