2 c. pecan halves 

2 Tbsp. melted butter 

few drops of Tabasco sauce 


cayenne pepper

Spread 2 cups pecans in a baking pan.  Pour 2 tablespoons melted butter combined with a few drops of Tabasco sauce over pecan halves and toss pecans to coat with butter. Roast pecans in 325 degree oven for 15 to 20 minutes, shaking them once or twice, until lightly colored.  Drain pecans on paper towel and season at once with salt and cayenne pepper to taste. 

Linda D. Wells 

Sylva, NC Garden Club