Pecan Honey Butter

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Pecan Honey Butter is honey butter that is studded with roasted pecans in every bite. This pecan honey butter recipe is so simple to make, and boy is it a stand-out butter to slather on bread, bagels, muffins, and more. 

This butter is absolutely delicious! Perfect for breakfast in bed.  Make a batch to keep in your fridge, your kids are going to be hooked.

Pecan Honey Butter

OMG!!!! I mean really, OMG!!! This butter is so insanely delicious I may have to run out to buy more bread, we can not stop eating it.  It truly is delicious! This is so simple to make too! Serve this as breakfast in bed, spread on some delicious bread with some fresh fruit on the side and you may stay in bed all day waiting for more.   

pecan honey butter

I am not sure which one is my favorite now, between this and my strawberry honey is too hard to pick a favorite.  I never even realized how much I love pecans until I made this butter.

Holiday Homemade Gift Idea

Make a batch to keep in your fridge, your kids are going to be hooked.  This would also make a great holiday gift, housewarming gift or just a delicious gift to someone you really love.  

Ways To Use Pecan Honey Butter 

  • Bread or Toast 
  • Dinner Rolls 
  • Pancakes 
  • Waffle
  • Bagels
  • Muffins
  • Sweet Potatoes 
  • And More 

To be honest, I have yet to find a wrong way to spread on this butter. It works with so many foods, and I loved putting it on a baked sweet potato. It gave it that sweet potato casserole effect. 

How Do You Sweeten This Pecan Honey Butter 

You will use honey to sweeten the butter. I found it was a great way to really bring out a lot of flavors. If you are not a huge fan of honey you could probably use real maple syrup to pair with the butter and the nuts. 

 How Long Will Honey Butter Last 

Pecan honey butter will store in the fridge for 1-2 weeks. Just ensure it is in an airtight container and stored at the proper temperature. Use your best judgment in terms of the quality of the butter. 

Why Do You Roast The Pecans First 

Roasting the pecans will bring out great flavor in the nuts but also give the pecans a crunch factor. So when you dice it up and mix into the butter mixture you get that crunchy texture that you would want. If you don’t they can turn soft or almost kind of rubbery in texture. 

Just watch your nuts closely so they don’t burn in the oven. They go from done to burned fast. 

Easy Honey Butter Recipe

This is a fantastic sweet butter to serve up for breakfast, dinners, or even holiday gatherings. Give this pecan honey butter recipe a try and let me know what you think about it. If you are a nut lover and love a sweet butter than I am sure this is going to be a perfect fit for you and your family. 

Pecan Honey Butter

Love this recipe? Make sure you also check out my cinnamon honey butter

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Pecan Honey Butter

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 13 minutes

Delicious and easy to make Pecan Honey Butter will make your Sunday brunch shine.


  • 1 Cup Finely Chopped Pecans
  • 1 Cup Butter, softened
  • 4 TBSP Honey


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Spread pecans out on a baking sheet. Bake for aprx. 8 minutes or until the pecans are toasted nicely. They will burn pretty quickly so keep an eye on them and take out before they get too toasted. Set aside to cool.
  2. Once pecans are cooled. Mix butter and honey together. I just used a spatula to combine well (a mixer is not necessary). Fold in your pecans until completely incorporated.
  3. Store in your refrigerator for 1-2 weeks.

Nutrition Information:

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 213Saturated Fat: 10gCholesterol: 40mgSodium: 135mgCarbohydrates: 6gSugar: 6g

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  1. Hi, I’m planning on making this for thanksgiving. Would you recommend regular stick butter or whipped? Thank you.

  2. Tried it and was totally yummy. FYI it is my wife’s job to keep an eye on the nuts. Couldn’t stop laughing when I read that line. Sorry just couldn’t resist

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