What Are Pecans?

Pecans are a type of nut that comes from the hickory tree native to North America.

Pecans are also a good source of healthy fats, protein, and various vitamins and minerals.

Similar to peanut butter, pecan butter can be used as a spread and in various baking applications.

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Pecan Distributor & Supplier Information

For questions regarding pecan pricing, fill out the price request form linked below. For complete technical specifications and other inquiries, please contact one of our sales representatives.

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Information About Pecans

Pecans are commonly used in the production of pralines, candies, baked goods, and nutritional products.  They are added a topping for ice cream or yogurt.

Pecans add a rich, buttery flavor and crunchy texture when used in various products like baked goods, pies, and syrups.

Appearance: Light brown amber

Texture: Slightly soft and crumbly when raw. Crunchy when roasted.

Flavor: Rich and buttery

About AIFI - A Pecan Supplier & Distributor

American International Foods, Inc. is a leading pecan supplier with an additional full service portfolio of over 2500 food and beverage ingredients. We offer one of the most extensive lines of nuts & nut butters distributed to manufacturers and processors in the food, beverage, pet food, health and nutrition sectors. With a strategic nationwide warehouse network and our reliable just-in-time deliveries, we can supply your business with high quality nuts & nut butters at competitive prices.