Slow Cooker Candied Pecans 

Prep Time: 5 minutes | Cook Time: 3 1/2 hours



  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp cinnamon
  • 1 tsp nutmeg
  • 1 egg white
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 4 cups pecans
  • 1/4 cup water


Combine the sugars, cinnamon, and nutmeg in a small bowl.

In a small bowl whisk together the egg white and vanilla until frothy.

Spray your slow cooker with cooking spray and add pecans. Pour the egg white mixture over the pecans and stir to coat. Pour on the sugar mixture and coat pecans. Cook on low for 2 hours 45 minutes, making sure to stir every 30 minutes.

Pour in water and stir. Cook 15-25 minutes more. Remove pecans from slow cooker and place on a greased cookie sheet. Let cool before serving.


Add a splash of brandy along with the vanilla extract to make these pecans a bit more festive.

Make sure to wait for these to cool before serving.

Perfect Pairing

Serve these Slow Cooker Pecans with a Chai White Russian.