Are you a fan of pecan nuts? This delicious nut native to North America has a buttery flavor that is the perfect addition to both sweet and savory dishes. Join us as we discover nutritional facts and wonderful recipes prepared with pecan nuts.
Nutrition in Pecan Nuts
Pecan nuts are 70 percent fat (the good kind) and are loaded with antioxidants. This nut varietal is rich in calcium, magnesium, protein and fiber.
How To Store Pecan Nuts
Due to their high fat content pecan nuts should be stored in airtight containers and placed in a refrigerator to avoid spoilage.
Recipes with Pecan Nuts
Traditional Pecan Pie
Pecan pie takes the cake when it comes to pecan-infused desserts. This Southern favorite should be enjoyed with plenty of whipped cream.
Now a three-Michelin-star restaurant, Noma has changed, but not necessarily on the plate. According to Kenneth Foong, it's all about the way the team works, which is closer to a tech company than a traditional restaurant. Read our exclusive interview with Noma's head chef.