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  • n. Plural form of pecan.


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  • I grew up with snickerdoodles, Toll House choc chip cookies with pecans, thumbprint cookies rolled in pecans and filled with buttercream icing, pumpkin donuts, pecan pie and apple pie.

    Mom's oatmeal cookies | Homesick Texan

  • Add in pecans and stir to evenly distribute the nuts.

    Pumpkin Brownies with Pecans | Baking Bites

  • Does the perfect chocolate chip cookie contain pecans, in your opinion?

    Archive 2009-02-01

  • I think that the flavor of the pecans is really able to come out when it stands alone, though, and gives the pie a nice balance between crust, topping and filling.

    Pumpkin Pie with Pecan Crumble Topping | Baking Bites

  • I added tart and bright dried cherries to mine, with some pecans from the farm and dark-chocolate chunks that melted into pockets of bittersweet cream.

    Archive 2008-03-01

  • According to the recipe, it seems like a layer of vanilla pecan cupcake on the bottom, then a layer with way more pecans is baked onto the top!

    Cupcake Poll #9 - Dessert Cupcakes

  • My scribbled unattributed version and the nearly identical Gourmet Cook Book version both contain pecans, which don't, as far as I know, appear prominantly in Russian or Mexican food.


  • On top of all of this, my parents would often punish my brother and me by making us pick up pecans from the yard.

    Song on the Brain (3/26)

  • She even announced the menu, starting with ` ` free-range turkey '' and ending with ` ` Prairie Chapel pecan pie made with pecans from the president's ranch. ''

    November 2003

  • The reason that I ground up the pecans is that I didn’t want them to break up the lovely texture of the cake.

    Praline Pecan Cake | Baking Bites


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