Archive for the ‘Holidays’ Category

Roasted Pecans

December 14th, 2016 by Diane Jackson

Create your own homemade roasted pecans. They make the perfect snack, salad topper and even a great hostess gift. Seasonally, fresh pecans can be found at your favorite grocery store or farmers market. Roasted Pecans Ingredients: 1 ½ lb. fresh pecan halves 6 Tbsp. unsalted butter 1 Tbsp. salt Preparation: Preheat oven to 350ﹾ. Melt […]

Pecan Romaine Salad

November 13th, 2015 by Jennifer Stone

Delicious pecan romaine salad from Chef Jean-Yves Charon, Co-Founder and Pastry Chef at Galaxy Desserts.   Ingredients: 1 Cup Toasted Pecan Halves ½ Cup, Crumbled Goat Cheese ½ Cup Pomegranate Seeds 1 Bag of Hearts of Romaine Lettuce, leaves separated Balsamic Fig Vinaigrette, to taste   Preparation:                                                                                                                 Toast pecans in a 350 degree oven for 10 […]

Gumbo and Pecan Rouille (Butter)

November 12th, 2015 by Jennifer Stone

This delicious Gumbo and Pecan Rouille (Butter) is from Chef Efrem Cutler, Corporate Executive Chef and Director of Product Development for Bloomin Brands International Pecan Gumbo Recipe   Pecan Rouille (Pecan Butter) Yield:  Approximately 16 ounces   Ingredients: 4 Cups Pecan Pieces 1 & 1/2 Tbsp Sugar, Granulated 1 Tsp Salt, Kosher   Preparation:  Place pecans on […]

Thai Red Curry Pecan Soup

November 11th, 2015 by Jennifer Stone

This Thai Red Curry Pecan Soup from Chef Keith Schroeder of High Road Craft Ice Cream adds an extra kick of heat to your dinner.   Ingredients: 1/2 Cup Red Onion, minced 4 Cloves Garlic 1 Minced Jalapeno or Serrano Green Chile 3 Tbsp. Young Minced Ginger 1/4 Cup Pecan Pieces 1/2 Cup Seeded and […]

Pecan Sliders

November 10th, 2015 by Jennifer Stone

Try these scrumptious bites from Chef Leif Benson, CEC, AAC, Chef Emeritus with Pro Chefs Oregon. 1 Cup Pecan Pieces ½ Cup Mushroom Slices ¼ Cup Diced Onion  1 Tsp Miso Paste 1 Tsp Tomato Paste 4 Tbsp Panko 1 Large Egg, lightly beaten Salt and Pepper to taste Pecan Oil as needed Method of Preparation:                                                                                                                 Sauté […]