The History of Pecan Pie

The History of Pecan Pie

Pecan pie is a favorite throughout the South, but it’s also beloved by people across the country and throughout the world. Gourmet chefs now consider this delicious dessert to be a delicacy that should not be missed.  Let’s break down its history and how it...
Top Uses for Pecans (Besides Pie!)

Top Uses for Pecans (Besides Pie!)

Are pecans something you have on-hand in your kitchen, or something you only buy before Thanksgiving? According to a national survey, 54% of Americans are unaware that pecans are a healthy food option – perhaps because they associate pecans with pecan pie. In fact,...
4 Delicious Pecan Dessert Recipes for the Holidays

4 Delicious Pecan Dessert Recipes for the Holidays

It’s holiday season once again! What comes with the holiday season is holiday themed desserts! Here at the Georgia Pecan Nursery, we are all about pecan pies, cakes and more. The more pecan, the better! Festive Pecan Desserts always go over well at any holiday...
Pecan Recipes for the Summer

Pecan Recipes for the Summer

Georgia pecan trees offer benefits throughout the entire year. They provide great shade during the summer when the temperatures start climbing toward triple digits. And as always, the nuts they produce provide a great ingredient for numerous delicious recipes...
Our Favorite Pecan Pie Recipes

Our Favorite Pecan Pie Recipes

Our Favorite Pecan Pie Recipes Although any time of year is a great time for pie, winter is a particularly great time for pie. And believe it or not, pecan pie is our favorite. The wonderful addition of pecans on top of the sweet filling gives it that perfect mix of...