American As Pecan Pie
Explore all the amazing things about America’s only native tree nut. The delicious, the nutritious, the homegrown original, the American Pecan.get cracking
From superb snacks and salads to incredible entrees and delectable desserts, there’s no “can’t” when cooking with pecans.
American Pecans are delicious treasures that fall from above for everyone to enjoy. This American original is a must-have for every kitchen.Everything Pecans!
Pecan, Roasted Blueberry & Ricotta Toast
Pecan & Blueberry Stuffed Sweet Potato
Savory Pecan Blueberry Flatbread
Your new star ingredient
When it comes to America’s native nut, great taste is just the beginning. Explore our recipe library for your next dish featuring American Pecans.Explore Recipes
The pecan tree is the official state tree of which state?Click to Reveal Answer Hover to Reveal Answer
Homegrown, Wholesome, and Heart-Healthy*
The pecan is a complex whole food, with multiple health-promoting nutrients and bioactive compounds. Each delicious pecan is a nutrition powerhouse.Health & Nutrition
Perfect pairings from bloggers around the country
A Taste of the Holidays
Blogger Liz Moody shares how delicious, nutritious and easy it is to create your own vegan Pecan Pie Nut Butter. It’s like stepping into a winter-wonderland full of flavor!
A Festive Snack
Blogger Shakira Patterson serves up a vegetarian treat just in time for the holiday season: Apple Pecan Nachos with a sweet caramel drizzle.
A Chewy Treat Perfect for All
Blogger Andie Mitchell shares a delicious and nutritious vegetarian (and dairy free) treat everyone will love – Chewy Coconut Pecan Granola Bars with Cranberries!
Snacking Packed with Flavor
Blogger Liz Moody provides a new spin on a classic vegetarian snacking option with a Pecan Rosemary Pesto that’s perfect for dipping.
Summertime Snacking Made Easy
Blogger Liz Moody shares her recipe for Pecan Peach Crumble, perfect for a sweet mid-afternoon snack or a nutritious dessert!
A Colorful Summertime Treat
Blogger Andie Mitchell shares a simple, nutritious snack that is sure to get the kids excited – Fruit Kabobs with Yogurt and Pecans!
A Nutritious Summertime Treat
Blogger Andie Mitchell shares a summer snack recipe perfect for the young and young-at-heart – delicious Pecan, Peach and Raspberry Yogurt Pops!
A Full-Flavored Favorite
Blogger Liz Moody shares her recipe for Pecan Coffee Cake Overnight Oats, perfect for breakfast, a midafternoon snack or a nutritious dessert!
Approx. how many pounds of pecans
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are produced in the u.s. each year?
The Us produces more than 300 million
pounds of pecans annually
Your friendly neighborhood American pecan council
The American Pecan Council (APC) is a newly formed organization of U.S. pecan growers and handlers (processors) who are working together to build demand for American Pecans.About the APC