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Piquante Pecan pie recipe

Recipe for a Piquante Pecan pie?? We had one and it disappeared, it was an old family recipe.. any ideas? My Mom just cannot remember all the ingredients and steps....Thanks!

asked by Tracey 8 months ago
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added 8 months ago

I would assume that's a pecan pie with some heat- was it noticeably different from other pecan pies in other ways? It's going to be tough actually coming up with an old family recipe, but the steps in a pecan pie tend to be pretty basic.

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Nancy is a trusted home cook.

added 8 months ago

If you can remember who started making this pie (your Mom, one of your grandmothers?), when and where, you might search community cookbooks from there and then.

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added 8 months ago

A bit of poking around via BING did turn up a few recipes for piquant, or deviled, pecans and an aborted Chowhound discussion. They seem, however, to run to some ingredients- Worcestershire sauce, ketchup, garlic powder, hot sauce etc.- that would make for a sort of peculiar pie.

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