Did you know that April is National Pecan Month? But did you know the many health benefits of pecans include vitamins, nutrients and minerals? Pecan nuts are packed full of the antioxidant ellagic acid. It’s these compounds that can kick out toxins such as cancers and infections. Not to mention that pecans are a good source of protein.
In honor of National Pecan Month here is a roundup of the best pecan recipes:
If you are more of a traditionalist then this pecan pie recipe is for you. Before you get scared off, this recipe (as most traditional pecan pie recipes are) is quite simple and requires minimal effort.
Side dishes such as rice do not have to be bland or boring. In fact, this recipe is not only spicy but perfectly balances the nutty flavor of pecans and bursting with flavors and spices.