How Do We Get Pecans?

How Do We Get Louisiana Pecans? - Natchitoches PecansWhen you buy your Louisiana pecans from us, you’re right at the tail end of a very long, and time-tested process. All you have to do is pick your pecans, hand over your money, and enjoy! But what exactly happens to get those pecans into the store, or even into your mail, so that you can find them waiting for you right at your door? Do you know what goes into growing and harvesting pecans? We do, and we’re going to explain that now. Continue reading

Remember To Order Early!

Remember To Order Early! - Pecan GiftsWe’re moving into the holiday season now, with Halloween behind us and Thanksgiving as well as Christmas ahead. And that means that everyone is going to be getting ready for some time off, sharing special moments with loved ones, ringing in a new year and, of course, giving gifts. Continue reading

Pecan Shells Are Useful Too!

Pecan Shells Are Useful Too!When people look at—and eat—pecans, mostly their thoughts center on that rich taste, a homespun, uniquely American flavor that could only come from here. And for the most part, they’re right! Pecans are indigenous to North America, so they were here, being enjoyed as a local delicacy, even before the USA became the USA. Continue reading

Pecans Make A Great Halloween Treat

Pecans Make A Great Halloween TreatWhen it comes to the safety of the little ones on Halloween, we’re now living in a time where it doesn’t really make sense to give away homemade treats. But if you’re throwing any Halloween events for kids, or for adults, and you want to make sure there are sweet, tasty, but healthy treats and snacks available during these gatherings, buy pecans and try serving them during your event! Continue reading

Pecans Make Great Beverages Too

Pecans Make Great Beverages TooLouisiana pecans are generally regarded as a great snack, either in their natural shelled form, or processed and candied for tasty, premium pecan gifts. But beyond just being something that you can pop in your mouth and enjoy, pecans are a lot more versatile than that. Pecan gifts are always going to be welcome, which is why we provide them in a variety of different packages but did you know that pecans can be used for drinks too? It’s true! Continue reading

4 Ways To Use Pecan Meal

4 Ways To Use Pecan MealPecan meal is a lot like pecan flour, and our pecan meal contains all of the freshness, flavor, and texture of our world famous Louisiana pecans. The big difference between meal and flour has to do with texture, and pecan meal is naturally a bit more coarse than the pecan flour you’re like to bake with. However, a few seconds in a food processor can turn it into pecan flour ready for baking in just a tap. Pecan meal in its coarser form makes a welcome addition to many dishes, and 4 ways to use pecan meal include: Continue reading

The Easy Way To Keto-Friendly Treats Using Pecan Flour

The Easy Way To Keto-Friendly Treats Using Pecan FlourThe Keto Diet has been a big hit for many, but one of the most difficult parts of sticking to it is the lack of “indulgence” foods. Using Louisiana pecans, a healthy keto lifestyle is about to get a whole lot tastier. Pecans have a natural buttery rich flavor, and pecan flour imparts that flour into anything you’d like to make while still being keto friendly. Similar to almond flour, pecan flour has about the same amount of carbs but with half the fat, which means creating dishes with half the calories. Continue reading

3 New Ways To Enjoy Pecan Candy

3 New Ways To Enjoy Pecan CandyPecan candy made from real Louisiana pecans is a beloved part of the fall and holiday seasons all across the United States. Given as gifts, laid out in conference rooms in offices, and simply enjoyed as something to put out for guests, there’s nothing not to love about picking a pecan treat or two as you go about your every day or a special family gathering. However, we want to give you a few new ways to enjoy your pecan candy, and inspiration for transforming it into a fresh new flavor experience every time. 3 new ways to enjoy pecan candy include: Continue reading

Substitute Louisiana Pecans For These Ingredients

Substitute Louisiana Pecans For These IngredientsLouisiana Pecans are an ideal choice for topping foods, incorporating into recipes, or even snacking on alone. They have a rich, buttery flavor, which can cause a person’s mouth to start watering by just thinking about them. Not all pecans are created equal though. Our pecan orchard is located on a segment of the historic Little Eva Plantation right here in Cloutierville, Louisiana. Continue reading

Reasons Why Pecans Can Be The Perfect Addition To Your Tailgating Parties

Reasons Why Pecans Can Be The Perfect Addition To Your Tailgating PartiesFootball season is finally upon us again. For many fans, this time of year never comes fast enough. Once the Superbowl ends, free agency is over, and the NFL draft comes and goes, there is very little news to keep a person’s football addiction satisfied. Fortunately, preseason is getting started, rosters are becoming set, and in the blink of an eye, teams will be competing in full swing to obtain the best possible playoff spot. Continue reading