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Instant Pot Firecracker Candied Pecans

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READY IN:
30mins
SERVES:
5
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Make Maple Sriracha Sauce: Mix ¼ cup (63ml) maple syrup and 1 tbsp (15g) sriracha together.
  2. Heat up Instant Pot: Heat up Instant Pot using Sauté function (press “Saute” button twice). Wait until it says HOT (~8 mins). Add in 2 tbsp (28g) unsalted butter and let it briefly melt.
  3. Make Firecracker Candied Pecans: Add in all maple sriracha sauce and give it a quick mix. Once the mixture starts to bubble, add in 2 cups (220g) pecan halves and ¼ tsp fine salt. Stir and coat pecans well with maple sriracha sauce. Taste & adjust seasoning accordingly. Let the pecans caramelize in the mixture for roughly 3 - 4 minutes.
  4. *Pro Tip: pecans are done when you see the maple sriracha mixture darken.
  5. Serve Firecracker Candied Pecans: The pecans will stick together once they are chilled. So, spread them apart and let them cool completely in a single layer on a parchment paper in a tray. Get ready to be madly addicted to these firecracker candied pecans! Dive in & enjoy!~ ��.

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