Pecan nuts are sourced from the Carya illinoinensis (Hickory) tree, which is a native plant to Central, Southern and Northern areas of Americas. As a popular ingredient in Cakes, Desserts & Puddings and Pecan Nut Butter, pecan nuts are abundant in health-promoting Vitamins and Minerals, such as lutein, niacin, Zinc, and antioxidant-rich Vitamin E.
Are pecan nuts good for you?
Are pecan nuts and walnuts the same?
No! Pecan nuts are much darker than Walnuts, which are golden-brown in colour when removed from their shell, Pecans are also more oblong in shape and cannot be ground down as easily as walnuts can.