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Sugar Spiced Pecans

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Ingredients
  Whipped butter 1 Tablespoon
  Confectioners sugar 1 Tablespoon
  Ground cinnamon 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Ground nutmeg 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Pecan halves 1 Ounce
  Ground cloves 1 Dash
Directions

MAKING
1. In a microwave proof shallow casserole dish, combine together the butter, sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg, and cloves.
2. Microwave on High (100%) for 1 minute, until butter is well melted.
3. Add pecans and stir to coat well; microwave on High for 2 minutes, until pecans are glazed.
4. Transfer nuts to a sheet of wax paper; set aside
5. Let it cool for about 5 to 10 minutes or until the sugar mixture hardens.

SERVING
6. Serve as an excellent snack.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
European
Course: 
Snack
Method: 
Microwaving
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Pecan
Interest: 
Healthy
Cook Time: 
3 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 93 Calories from Fat 70

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 8 g12.6%

Saturated Fat 2.4 g12.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 8.1 mg2.7%

Sodium 0.66 mg0.03%

Total Carbohydrates 5 g1.7%

Dietary Fiber 0.91 g3.6%

Sugars 4 g

Protein 0.71 g1.4%

Vitamin A 2% Vitamin C 0.26%

Calcium 1% Iron 1.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Sugar Spiced Pecans Recipe