Four Decadent Recipes Using Pecan Oil

Four Decadent Recipes Using Pecan OilYou may have seen pecan oil while perusing the specialty items at Natchitoches Pecans and wondered what it is and how to use it. Pecan oil is a delicious alternative to other rich oils like olive or almond oil. It is an incredibly healthy oil because it contains high levels of monounsaturated fats which may help reduce the bad cholesterol that leads to heart disease. Pecan oil also has a very high smoke point at 470°, so it is perfect for all cooking applications including deep frying. The flavor of pecan oil is unparalleled, it imparts a clean, nutty, hickory flavor to any food. If you are curious about our pecan oil, here are some great recipes to try: Continue reading

Four Reasons You’ll Love Pecans For Brunch

brunch pecanBrunch is a favorite meal for so many reasons. It takes the best of breakfast and the best of lunch and makes a long, perfect meal to enjoy with your friends and family. If you are planning on hosting a brunch or are looking to bring a dish to a friend’s brunch, you may be wondering what to make. We’ve collected some amazing brunch recipes that will give everyone reason to love pecans for brunch. Continue reading

Five Pecan Pie Recipes To Go Nuts For!

Five Pecan Pie Recipes To Go Nuts For!Is there anything more delicious than a homemade pecan pie? This classic dish defines Southern cuisine and delights people across the country. Served with a little whipped cream, ice cream, or for the adults, bourbon sauce, is the perfect way to end any meal. We’ve collected some of our favorite pecan pie recipes, so you can go nuts for this Southern classic. Continue reading

The Best Valentine’s Pecan Recipes For Your Special Someone

The Best Valentine’s Pecan Recipes For Your Special SomeoneOne of the best ways to show your love for the special someone in your life is with a homemade treat. The time and care put into making something special from scratch shows so much love and appreciation. Plus, when you make something from scratch, you can ensure that your significant others really receives something they love. In order to help you figure out what delicious goodie to make your love this Valentine’s Day, we’ve collected some of our favorite romantic pecan recipes. Continue reading

Pecans: The Perfect Valentine’s Day Gift

Valentine's day pecanValentine’s is coming around the corner quickly and you may be wondering what to get that special someone in your life. You want to gift them something special, that they’ll truly enjoy, but you’re tired of the same old flowers, teddy bears, and chocolates. At Natchitoches Pecans, we have a great selection of unusual fits that will make anyone feel loved and appreciated on Valentine’s Day. Continue reading

Three Easy Ways To Toast Pecans

Toast PecanThere are few things as wonderful as fresh toasted pecans. The smell fills your home, reminding you of holidays and local fairs. The flavor is rich and warm and the versatility is incredible. Toasted pecans go wonderfully on salads, in your favorite casseroles, or just as a delightful snack to entertain your guests. Toasted pecans are super easy to make and can actually be made a number of different ways. Here are three ways you can toast your Natchitoches Pecans right in your own kitchen. Continue reading

Celebrate Mardi Gras With These Classic Pecan Recipes

Pecan Mardi GrasMardi Gras is celebrated widely across the world, but is most known for the carnival celebrations in New Orleans. With New Orleans’ incredible food culture, it’s no surprise that best part of celebrating Mardi Gras is eating the food. As a favorite Southern holiday tradition, it is no surprise that many of these great foods use another Southern favorite: Pecans. If you are looking for something delicious to try to celebrate Mardi Gras this year, consider adding these classic pecan recipes. Continue reading

Four Truly Memorable Business Gifts

memorable bussiness giftsWhether you’ve landed a large client, promoted a hardworking employee, or are just looking to give your team something to thank them for their time and dedication, finding a truly memorable gift can be a challenge. You want to give a gift that suits everyone and is cost-effective, but most of the time the available options don’t really standout. For a truly memorable business gift, consider the great products at Natchitoches Pecans. We have a wide range of gifts that everyone will love, but we specialize in those unique products that will also standout. So if you are giving a business gift this year, consider giving one of these four memorable gifts: Continue reading

Working Out? Keep Your Energy Up With Pecans!

Working Out? Keep Your Energy Up With Pecans!When you work out, you need to always keep your energy up. Whether you are training hard for a fitness goal or just maintaining your health, you want to make sure that you are also eating a healthy diet on gym days. One of the best, healthy snacks for keeping up your energy, building muscle, and aiding recovery on workout days is pecans. Pecans are loaded with essential vitamins, minerals, and healthy fats that will help you keep you powering through your workout and help you reach your fitness goals. Continue reading

Why You Should Love Pecans

Why You Should Love PecansPecans are one of the most delicious nuts, but did you know they are also one of the healthiest foods you can eat? These creamy, savory treats are loaded with essential vitamins, minerals, and fats to keep your body healthy. So go ahead and grab another handful, with all their amazing nutritional benefits, you can feel great loving pecans! Continue reading