15 Delicious Ways to Celebrate National Pecan Month

If you need an excuse to throw your next party we've got you covered. Try serving these recipes featuring everyone's favorite nut in honor of National Pecan Month this April.

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Pecan Pie Cookies

This fun twist on a classic dessert is an easy way to please a crowd. Make a batch for your next gathering or just because. Get the recipe.

Sweet Auburn Cocktail

This smooth cocktail is sweet and summery. It features a mixture of peach and pecan flavors with bourbon that makes for the perfect refreshment to sip on a warm day. Get the recipe.

Maple Pecan Chocolates

These decadent maple pecan filled chocolates are simple to make using icecube trays. Get the recipe.

Sugar Coated Pecans

This sugary snack can be eaten on their own to satisfy a serious sweet tooth or added to another dish as a garnish for an extra special touch. Get the recipe.

Pineapple Tart With Nut Crust

These homemade pecan crusts filled with pineapple are an unforgettable warm weather treat that's sure to please. Get the recipe.

Maple Pecan Sticky Buns

Impress your friends with these sticky buns that put your baking abilities on display, but are actually a breeze to make. Get the recipe.

Mexican Wedding Cookies

An all-time favorite, Mexican wedding cookies are a buttery, nutty cookie perfect for any festive occasion. Blanket in a snowfall of powdered sugar, then set out on a tray for guests to grab. Get the recipe.

Pecan and Caramel Topped Brie

This brie smothered in caramel and pecans can bring maximum wow factor to your next get-together while only requiring minimum effort. Get the recipe.

Pecan Tassies

Like mini pecan pies, these tart-like cookies have a shortbread crust and a maple-pecan filling. Get the recipe.

Maple-Nut Popcorn

The sweet-and-spicy snack mix pairs great with a refreshing beer. Place bowls of this nutty mix around your next party and watch as your guests keep coming back for more. Get the recipe.

Bourbon Pecan Pie

Turn this classic dessert up a notch by infusing it with bourbon for a flavor combo that can't be beat. Get the recipe.

Pecan Crusted Cheese Ball

This delicious appetizer is great for serving alongside pre-dinner drinks or as the centerpiece of wine night. Get the reicpe.

Meringue Tartlet

These little beauties may be small, but they pack a tasty punch with homemade meringue. Get the recipe.

Pumpkin-Pecan Biscotti

Infuse your morning cup of joe with the flavors of fall all year 'round with these delicious pumpkin pecan biscottis. Get the recipe.

Buttered Scotch Pecan Blondies

Swapping store-bought butterscotch chips for sugar, butter and good-quality Scotch whiskey make these easy-to-bake pecan blondies better than anything you might find in a store. Get the recipe.

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