Category Archives: Georgia Pecans

Healthy Granola Bars with Cranberries and Pecans

                Photo and recipe courtesy of: Nicole These granola bars are naturally sweetened with bananas, applesauce and cranberries. There is no processed sugar or artificial sweeteners. (However, we recommend adding a touch of … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Topping

Image and recipe property of: Melissa Herald Forget the marshmallows! Try a sweet, crunchy pecan topping on your sweet potato casserole this Thanksgiving. This recipe is not only delicious, it’s also gluten-free and paleo-friendly! Sweet Potatoes: 4 sweet potatoes (large) … Continue reading

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Dress Up Your Salad with Fresh Pecans

Everyone loves praline and maple pecans, but our fresh pecans are also great addition to your pantry. They are great for both snacking and adding to side salads and dishes. Pecans are great for texture and protein, and they pair … Continue reading

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How to Toast Pecans

Toasted pecans are wonderful as a topping on desserts, pancakes or a warm bowl of oatmeal. Store them in an airtight container for snacking! Here are a few tips for toasting your pecans: Buy pecan halves or unshelled pecans. Fresh, … Continue reading

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Georgia Pecan Prices

Many would-be holiday bakers are finding that one of their favorite ingredients is having a tough time this fall. As drought conditions in the South have worsened, and demand for Georgia pecans has risen in China, the perfect “storm” has … Continue reading

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Pecan Nutritional Facts

Succulent, rich tasting pecans are not only the perfect complement to almost any meal, but they are also very nutritious. Pecan nuts contain many health benefiting nutrients, minerals, antioxidants and vitamins that are essential for wellbeing. They fit perfectly into … Continue reading

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How to Store Pecans

Pecans are fresh, crunchy and delicious. These gourmet nuts are the perfect snack for any lifestyle. They are not only delectable and full of rich flavor, but they are also extremely advantageous to your health.  The benefits to eating pecans … Continue reading

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History of the Pecan and Georgia Pecans

For centuries, pecans have been one of the most popular edible dry fruits available. They are rich, decadent and particularly nutritious. While pecans are native to central and southern parts of the United States, they are now being cultivated all … Continue reading

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How to Shell / Crack Pecans

Pecans are available in many forms; you’ll find them vacuum- packed in jars, sealed in plastic bags, or packed in cans. For the freshest and most flavorful pecans, choose whole ones in the shell. Whether you plan to eat them … Continue reading

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Nut allergies: could I be allergic to pecans? How can I tell?

Nut allergies are an increasingly rising problem, particularly in children. While nut allergies have been around for decades, the amount of children affected has increased in recent years. The major problem with nut allergies is that it can produce a … Continue reading

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