30 Perfect Pecan Recipes For Protein, Fiber, & Flavor

Pecans deserve a spotlight for being tasty and nutritious. Plus, they can be used for desserts or dinner! Go grab a handful of nuts and start baking. Enjoy these 30 pecan recipes…

Article Image From: SouthernBite

1. Apple Pecan Crisp

Apple Pecan Crisp is so easy to make and the perfect fall dessert! Crisp and tender apples with crunchy pecans hidden throughout and a buttery cinnamon sugar crumb topping!

From: TheRecipeCritic

2. Toasted Pecan Bundt Cake

Some of my favorite ways to make baked goods even better are very simple things. Perhaps my favorite little something extra is toasting nuts. It’s amazing what a little oven time can do to enhance the flavor of nuts. And it’s such a quick and easy step!

From: BakeOrBreak

3. Pecan Pie Brownies

These pecan pie brownies are a chocolaty twist on the traditional pecan pie! They make a great thanksgiving dessert but I like making them all year long!

From: RealHouseMoms

4. Sweet Potato & Pecan Casserole

Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan is one of my favorite desserts that can be served on any occasion. It’s such a simple dish to make and it tastes amazing.

From: CookingAndCooking

5. Sea Salt Pecan Toffee

Sea Salt Pecan Toffee is the answer to your snacking and sweet tooth dreams. Do I exaggerate? Sometimes, yes. But right now? Not really. There aren’t a whole lot of foods that I label as “The Best Ever,” or “Crack,” or “crazy insane amazingly delicious” but this Sea Salt Pecan Toffee is exactly that. All of those things. It is EVERYTHING.

From: BarefeetInTheKitchen

6. Pecan Chewies

Y’all, these are seriously one of my most favorite desserts.  Now, I know I say that a lot, but I’m serious with this one.  This is one of the first things Heather ever made for me when we were dating and they’ve had a special place in my heart ever since then – not just because of the sentimental connection, but also because they’re absolutely amazing!

From: SouthernBite

7. Pecan Pie Cookies

Pecan Pie Cookies have a thin flaky crust with a layer of the amazing nutty caramel-y pecan pie filling we love so much! These are the perfect cookies for any occasion!

From: SpendWithPennies

8. Classic Pecan Snowball Cookies

Classic Pecan Snowball Cookies are the perfect treat for your holiday cookie platter. Best of all, these popular favorites come together so easy. Made with a buttery, melt in your mouth shortbread base with chopped pecans and covered with powdered sugar.

From: LifeMadeSweeter

9. Apple Pecan Cake with Caramel Glaze

This apple pecan cake with caramel glaze will get you in the mood for fall. The glaze on this cake oozes with caramel goodness. The scrumptious apple flavor, with delicious pecans mixed throughout, will definitely satisfy your taste buds!

From: GreatGrubDeliciousTreats

10. Classic Caramel Pecan Rolls

Soft cinnamon rolls covered in a sweet brown sugar, pecan topping.

From: ChocolateWithGrace

11. Muddy Buddy Pecans

Muddy Buddy Pecans make a great gift or snack! They’re perfect for parties and the holidays and come together in minutes with just a few ingredients.

From: CrazyForCrust

12. Homemade Buttered Pecan Ice Cream

I’m excited to share this unbelievably delicious Homemade Buttered Pecan Ice Cream Recipe with you today!

From: ScatteredThoughtsOfACrafyMom

13. Butter Pecan Cheesecake

The no-bake filling is a simple combination of cream cheese, sugar, vanilla, and whipped cream. Perfectly delicious all on its own. But! Then, a whole bunch of those buttery, toasty pecans are stirred into the filling to give it a fantastic nutty twist.

From: BakeOrBreak

14. Pecan Christmas Crack

Christmas Crack. Imagine all of the deliciousness of toffee, topped with chocolate and pecans; once you make this toffee bark and crack it into pieces, you simply can’t stop munching!

From: SpendWithPennies

15. Sweet Alabama Pecan Bread

My soon to be sister in law gave me the base of this recipe and I changed some things with it and we like it more after the changes.

From: JustAPinch

16. German Chocolate Pecan Pie Bars

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German chocolate cake is one of my childhood loves. My mother used to make it from a cake mix with store-bought frosting. And that was just fine with me.

From: BakeOrBreak

17. The Best Pecan Pie Bars

The Best Pecan Pie Bars. This easy recipe includes a simple shortbread bottom and a one bowl mix & pour topping. Tips for baking and cutting them are included.

From: RockRecipes

18. Butter Pecan Fudge

Butter Pecan Fudge is wonderfully buttery and creamy with little bits of crunchy toasted pecans. It’s perfect for when you’re craving fudge, but not something chocolate and it makes a wonderful holiday treat for gift giving.

From: SpicySouthernKitchen

19. 15-Minute Microwave Pecan Brittle

“I’m not going to do it”. That’s what I told myself with each of the five test batches I made of this Microwave Pecan Brittle. “I’m not going to *nibble, nibble, nibble*…”

From: TheCafeSucreFarine

20. Butter Pecan Pound Cake

This recipe helped me bring the best of two worlds together, fresh pecans and my love for pound cake. Every fall we have hoards of pecans fall from our very large, very old pecan trees. I am not complaining, mind you, but I do have to come up with great recipes to use these pecans in. Making a pound cake always seems to be the best dessert. It is a larger cake that feeds a lot of people. Also, makes a great dessert or a sweet treat with your coffee at breakfast time.

From: OneAcreVintageHome

21. Honey Pecan Chicken

Crushed pecans sound FANTASTIC!!! I bet this would be amazing on salmon too.. what a yummy idea!!!

From: ChefInTheBurbs

22. Chocolate Caramel Pecan Turtles

I absolutely adore the combination of chocolate, caramel, and nuts. Guys, this Turtles Candy is simply amazing! Better than any turtle candies I have ever purchased. The crunchy pecans, the chewy caramel, the chocolate that melts in your mouth. Simply incredible.

From: LilLuna

23. Southern Pecan Cobbler Dump Cake

It only takes five ingredients to make this recipe for Southern Pecan Cobbler Dump Cake. If you love pecan pie, then you are sure to enjoy this simple twist on the dessert classic.

From: FaveSouthernRecipes

24. Southern Pecan Praline Cake Recipe

Southern Pecan Praline Cake

Southern Pecan Praline Cake is one awesome cake. A Butter Pecan Cake Mix is mixed with a tub of Coconut Pecan Frosting and more pecans. Then a spectacular Butter Pecan Glaze is drizzled over the top. This cake can certainly be served for dessert but it has the consistency of a coffee cake which makes it one awesome breakfast idea–especially for holiday breakfasts.

From: CantStayOutOfTheKitchen

25. Best Homemade Pecan Sandies

This recipe makes the Best Homemade Pecan Sandies! They are light, buttery, and crisp with that distinct “sandy” texture, and loaded with pecans. So good!!

From: BackForSeconds

26. Amazing Honey Pecans

Sticky roasted pecans with a thick candied layer of honey – it doesn’t get any better than that!  Best of all, these candied honey pecans are actually GOOD FOR YOU! All natural, no added sugar, clean eating at its best!

From: MelanieCooks

27. Pecan Pie Bar Cookies

The Best Pecan Pie Bars! An easy recipe with a shortbread crust and ooey gooey Pecan Pie goodness in every bite! After just one bite, these bar cookies will be your go-to Thanksgiving treat for sure!

From: OurLifeTastesGood

28. Butter Pecan Cookies

Buttery, soft ‘n chewy cookies exploding with toasted pecans and brown sugar flavor.

From: SallysBakingAddiction

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29. Pecan Pie Muffins

These Pecan Pie Muffins are a mix between a pie and a muffin. They have a muffin texture with a soft gooey inside like a mini Southern pecan pie. This recipe is one of the highest used recipes during the fall!

From: TheGirlWhoAteEverything

30. Candied Pecans

I’ve heard it said that most of the enjoyment of a glass of wine comes from the smell. But I’m pretty sure the same goes for candied nuts. These. Pecans. Smell. AMAZING!!!

From: GimmeSomeOven

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