Southern Pecan Pie Recipe FAVORITE – Secret is Honey Pecan Topping

Best Chocolate Pecan Pie recipe is also easy chocolate pecan pie recipe

 How Do You Make Best Southern Pecan Pie Recipe? Just Add Honey Pecan Topping!

What is the best southern pecan pie recipe? From Chocolate Pecan Pie to sweet potato pie, I have an an easy pecan pie recipe that is the best pecan pie ever! However, it is my incredible Honey Pecan Topping from Gulf Coast Favorites which turns any pecan pie into the ultimate decadent pie. Even if you purchased a pecan pie and added my Honey Pecan Topping, you are in for the best southern pecan pie recipe ever! Does this pecan topping recipe make a difference?  I promise once you make this fabulous simple topping, you will never serve a pie without it! Best of all my Gulf Coast Favorites cookbook includes all your favorite southern recipes made healthier with my healthy easy recipes!

Honey Pecan Topping from Holly Clegg’s trim&TERRIFIC Gulf Coast Favorites

This fabulous topping is a show-stopper and jazzes up any recipe making this the best southern pecan pie recipe you will ever taste. Here’s my Chocolate Pecan Recipe but you can use your favorite pie and just add the topping.

Makes 8-10 servings

3 tablespoons light brown sugar
1 tablespoon butter
3 tablespoons honey
1 cup pecan halves

1. In small pot, combine brown sugar, butter, and honey.
2. Cook over low heat until comes to a boil, stirring.  Stir in pecans.  Remove from heat.
3. During last 5 minutes of baking, remove pie from oven, spread topping evenly over top of healthy pumpkin pie recipe.  Return to oven, broil until topping is bubbly and golden brown, watching carefully.

Nutritional information per serving: Calories 113, Protein (g) 1, Carbohydrate (g) 11, Fat (g) 8, Calories from Fat (%) 64, Saturated Fat (g) 1, Dietary Fiber (g) 1, Sugars (g) 9, Cholesterol (mg) 2, Sodium (mg) 14, Diabetic Exchanges: 1 other carbohydrate, 1.5 fat

southern pecan pie recipe with honey pecan topping

I am a Pecan Pie Addict And Especially With Honey Pecan Topping – INDULGENCE!

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For those that don’t know that this is my very favorite dessert ever, I have no willpower.  Especially when I eat a piece up in the microwave! This Chocolate Pecan Pie recipe  from Gulf Coast cookbook is  OMG delicious.  Yes, I have slivered away half a pecan pie and see my proof picture below.  At least it was trim & terrific!

I have several pecan pie recipes in my Gulf Coast Favorites cookbook since it is the best of Louisiana and southern recipes with “better for you” recipes. However, nothing beats the Honey Pecan Topping on any pie!

Add My Simple Recipe for Honey Pecan Topping

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Whatever your favorite pie, homemade or purchased, this simple recipe for Honey Pecan Topping will turn it into the best southern pecan pie pumpkin or sweet potato pie ever. Spread on the pie, broil (watch carefully) and now, you have a homemade pie.

And whatever dessert you choose, this is the ABSOLUTE best serving tool to use. This mini spatula is my go-to when serving a precise piece of pie or getting bar cookies out of the pan.  I actually bought all my kids one for a stocking stuffer! Get yourself a mini spatula as you will love too.

Everyone says “I will never make a pie without this topping” once they make it! Watch me make it and cook along with me!


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With over 1 MILLION COOKBOOKS sold, Holly Clegg has become a culinary expert on easy healthy everyday recipes through her nationally recognized best-selling trim&TERRIFIC® and Eating Well cookbook series, including Eating Well Through Cancer, (English, Spanish and Chinese editions), Eating Well to Fight Arthritis and Diabetic Cooking with the ADA. Clegg attended the Cordon Bleu Cooking School, London and has appeared on Fox & Friends, NBC Weekend Today, QVC, The 700 Club, USA Today, Cooking Light Magazine, Web MD, and Huff Post. She consulted and did spokesperson work for Walmart, Teflon, DuPont, The Coca-Cola Company, and hospitals throughout the country. For more information, visit About Holly or The Healthy Cooking Blog for more recipes and tips.
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