Print Recipe

Orange Candied Pecans



  • 1 1/4 cups granulated sugar
  • 2 tablespoons white corn syrup
  • 1 pinch cream of tartar
  • Juice and grated rind of 1 orange
  • 2 cups pecans


  1. Mix all ingredients, except pecans, and cook to soft ball stage.
  2. Beat, then add pecans. Stir until pecans are well coated.
  3. Spread out on wax paper and separate.


Maricopa, Arizona

Always Open!

To our Visitors

We're pleased that you are visiting one of the oldest, most reliable and comprehensive home cooking sites. Recipe Goldmine has been online since April 1999. We hope you enjoy our collection of over 39,000 recipes. Many have contributed to our recipe collections, including our own family, friends, newsletter subscribers, food companies and food organizations.