Buttered Rum Glazed Pecans are a quick, tasty holiday treat! Place some in decorative jars and give as gits or serve them on a holiday treats table. I’ve seen several recipes for spiced pecans. Lots of them looked great, but many of them called for cloves, pumpkin spice or egg whites. I’m not a fan of cloves or pumpkin and I wasn’t sure about the need for egg whites. So, what do you do when you don’t find just what you’re looking for? You create your own recipe!
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These make a great snack item for a holiday treats table and they are very easy to put together.
Ingredients for Buttered Rum Glazed Pecans
- Salt, Sugar, Cinnamon
- Spiced Rum, Butter, Brown Sugar, Vanilla Extract
Buttered Rum Glazed Pecans
Buttered Rum Glazed Pecans are tasty snack item for a holiday treat. They're easy to make, sure to be enjoyed.
- 2 Cups Pecans halved
- 1/2 tsp Salt
- 2 Tbs Sugar
- 2 tsp Cinnamon
- 2 Tbs Spiced Rum
- 1 Tbs Butter
- 1 Tbs Vanilla Extract
- 1 Tsp Brown Sugar
Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees.
Spread the pecan halves on a parchment lined baking sheet.
Bake for 7-8 minutes. Check for browning at 6 minutes.
Combine salt, sugar, and cinnamon in a large mixing bowl.
While the pecans are baking, combine glaze ingredients in a medium sauce pan on medium heat. Stir constantly until mixture comes to a boil.
Remove pecans from oven and add them to the liquid mixture in sauce pan. Stir to coat the pecans.
Add the pecans to the dry mixture and stir until the mixture coats the pecans.
Place on baking sheet to cool.
Store in an air tight container. Can be stored for up to two weeks.
They could also be place in decorative jars and given as gifts for your guests or to take along to give as a hostess gift.
These are quick and easy and full of flavor. With all of the more time consuming dishes we serve at our holiday parties, it’s great to also have an easy, make ahead snack that’s sure to be enjoyed!
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