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2017 Pecan Chefs Summit

May 16th, 2017 by Diane Jackson

Chefs Gain Insights into Pecans at 2017 Pecan Chefs Summit NPSA Hosts Renowned R&D Chefs ATLANTA, Ga. – May 8, 2017 – Commercial chefs’ appreciation for the versatility of pecans continues to grow thanks to the National Pecan Shellers Association’s (NPSA) annual Pecan Chefs Summit.  The most recent Summit, a series committed to immersing research […]

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Pecans: A Comfort Food Classic Reimagined

April 11th, 2017 by Diane Jackson

April is National Pecan Month and to celebrate we’re dishing up some of our favorite pecan snack recipes along with a few fun facts about the only nut indigenous to North America. As a matter of fact pecans make a naturally nutritious snack. Pecans are certified as heart healthy as a part of the American […]

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A few weeks after the elections, in a much-needed gesture of goodwill, I apologized to millions of Americans for having mispronounced “pecan.” No, it wasn’t easy to eat a piece of my own humble pie. Both blunder and apology came during guest spots on the radio show “All Things Considered.” A year ago, in response […]

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Pecan Pie in 5 Easy Steps

November 16th, 2016 by Diane Jackson

Pecan Pie in 5 Easy Steps The National Pecan Shellers Association Shares Holiday Recipes Atlanta, Ga. – Nov. 15, 2016 – The holidays aren’t quite complete without having a traditional pecan pie on your dessert table. This rich delicacy is most often served between Thanksgiving and New Year’s and is a long-held Southern favorite. From […]

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