Sweet Potato Pecan Waffles
These are special treat in our house! Try substituting pumpkin puree or canned yam puree for the sweet potatoes for tasty variations. Top with warmed pecan syrup or our favorite, vanilla yogurt.
Nickie's Apple-Pecan Cheesecake
Nickie, my boss, made this cheesecake and brought to work. Everyone raved about it, and it is to die for! I know of no one who does not like it, although it may not be so beautiful to look at.
Pecan-Crusted Pork with Pumpkin Butter
This is one of my favorite ways to eat pork. Pork chops are crusted in pecans and breadcrumbs, then topped with a delicious homemade pumpkin butter. (You can always use store bought pumpkin butter if you can find it but homemade is always better).
Pecans are baked in a sweet cinnamon coating, creating tasty candied pecans perfect for holiday gifts.
Sock it to Me Cake III
A butter cake mix helps make this cake with cinnamon, brown sugar, and pecans fairly quick and easy to achieve.
Yummy Sweet Potato Casserole
A delicious mashed sweet potato casserole with a crunchy pecan topping. Easy to make ahead, this recipe bakes in only 30 minutes.
Kentucky Derby Pie
A yummy chocolate chip cookie pie with nuts. Usually served warm with ice cream or whipped cream.