Spiced Pecans


Spiced pecans are so simple to make and so good to eat! I have tried several different combinations of spices but keep coming back to this one. I only use pecans, but mixed nuts would be fine.

close up view of Spiced Pecans in a glass bowl
Prep Time:
10 mins
Cook Time:
30 mins
Total Time:
40 mins


  • 1 egg white, lightly beaten

  • 1 tablespoon water

  • 3 cups pecan halves

  • ½ cup white sugar

  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

  • ½ teaspoon salt

  • ½ teaspoon ground cloves

  • ½ teaspoon ground nutmeg


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Line a baking sheet with aluminum foil.

  2. Beat egg white and water together in a large bowl; add pecans and stir to coat.

  3. Mix sugar, cinnamon, salt, cloves, and nutmeg in a small bowl; sprinkle over moistened nuts. Spread nuts on the prepared pan.

  4. Bake in the preheated oven, stirring once or twice, until toasted and fragrant, about 30 minutes.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

443 Calories
39g Fat
25g Carbs
6g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 6
Calories 443
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 39g 50%
Saturated Fat 3g 17%
Sodium 204mg 9%
Total Carbohydrate 25g 9%
Dietary Fiber 6g 20%
Total Sugars 19g
Protein 6g
Vitamin C 1mg 4%
Calcium 44mg 3%
Iron 1mg 8%
Potassium 235mg 5%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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