My favorite part of the holidays is making pecan pie! It’s my all time favorite dessert. Sometimes, the day after Thanksgiving or Christmas you might find me having a piece for breakfast. I know…so bad but that is the only time I have it, so I take advantage of the opportunity. Unfortunately, I’m not quite ready to part with my family’s recipe for a good ol’ southern pecan pie…so I thought I would come up with a fun spin on my favorite. This dessert will have it’s own place at the table this year…it is super good and easy to make.
The chocolate adds a nice flavor to the traditional dessert. I thought using a bittersweet chip was best as it really helped cut down on the over the top sweetness factor. It was just enough that it cut down on the sweet factor, but the traditional flavor was still there. And what pecan pie is complete without a huge dollop of whipped cream or scoop of ice cream!
Take this to your holiday potluck, family dinner, or just make some for yourself! You’ll be glad you did!
With the holiday’s quickly approaching, I’ve decided to stay away from the mega club warehouse stores and stick close to home. I’ve been shopping a lot at my Smart & Final..it’s only like 3 miles away. So close! And I’m loving how quick and easy it is to shop there! Check out my whole shopping adventure on my Google + page! I’d love to have you follow me over there too!
Disclaimer: I am a member of the Collective Bias™ Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias™ and Smart & Final #CBias #SocialFabric