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4.67 from 3 votes

Lazy Slow Cooker Candied Pecans

Fresh pecans coated in a crunchy and sweet layer of goodness.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time4 hrs
cooling time1 hr
Total Time5 hrs 15 mins
Course: Brunch, Dessert, game-day, gift, Snack
Cuisine: American
Keyword: crockpot candied pecans, Pralines, slow cooker pralines
Servings: 16 servings
Calories: 270kcal



  • 4 cups pecans
  • 4 tablespoon salted butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoon corn syrup
  • 2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1 egg white


  • line slow cooker with parchment paper or slow cooker liner
  • spray with non-stick cooking spray
  • melt butter (can be done in slow cooker, microwave or stove top)
  • beat egg white until frothy
  • add pecans to egg white and stir until coated
  • add sugar and brown sugar to nut mixture and mix well
  • mix vanilla, corn syrup and melted butter together and stir together with nut mixture
  • spread mixture evenly throughout crockpot
  • cook on low for 3-4 hours, stirring every 30 minutes or so
  • lay cooked mixture flat on parchment paper or slow cooker liner and separate nuts, allowing to cool,


Calories: 270kcal