Buttery, rich, crunchy pecans show off their best in these 7 amazing recipes for both sweet and savory pecan favorites! From ham, cheeseballs, brownies, pie bars and more, this week’s Saturday Seven collection has what it takes to carry you through the holidays with the South’s most cherished nut.
Pecans are a true southern pantry staple. And in a southern kitchen, they seem to find their way into just about everything from sweets to salads. And why not? Their subtle flavor is universally flattering; they’re delicious in the raw, heavenly when toasted… It’s no secret there’s nothing that isn’t better with the addition of their nutty goodness and soft, tender crunch.
And since the holidays seem to be the time when pecans really put on a show, this week’s Saturday Seven gathers some of our most favorite pecan recipes to give you plenty of ways to serve, enjoy and even give pecans this season!
More Pecan Recipes
Pecans aren’t just for the holidays though! This is just a small sampling of the nutty pecan goodness you can find here at Southern Discourse. Click this link, Southern Discourse Pecan Recipes, for everything from dips to salads, breakfasts and snacks. You’ll be enjoying pecans all year long!
Don’t Forget About These Pecan Treats!
Soft & chewy coconut cookies are loaded with shredded coconut, chopped pecans, a hint of cinnamon and tons of yum! These easy-to-bake Perfect Coconut Pecan Cookies are going to be your family’s new Christmas cookie craving.
Make the best Hello Dolly Magic Cookie Bars with this easy recipe that requires zero mixing or kitchen tools! Loaded with chewy browned coconut, crunchy pecans, oodles of melted chocolate chips, sweetened condensed milk and a buttery graham cracker crust, these 7 layers of traditional southern goodness just happen to be the perfect indulgent dessert for any occasion.