Source: America's Favorite Food Associations

Orange Flavored Pecans
Pecans with some flavor.
Serves: 3
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes


1 cup sugar
1/3 cup fresh orange juice
2 tablespoons orange peel, grated
1 1/2 cups pecan halves

Cook sugar, orange juice and orange peel in large saucepan, stirring constantly, to 230 degrees on candy thermometer (or until mixture forms a 2-inch soft thread when spoon is lifted above pan). Add pecan halves. Stir until mixture turns to white crystals and nuts cling together. Spread and separate nuts on waxed paper-covered cookie sheet. Cool.