21 September – Pecan Cookie Day

 

Today is Pecan Cookie Day! Bake a delicious batch of homemade pecan cookies to celebrate.

Pecans, a tree nut in the same family as the walnut, are an excellent source of protein, unsaturated fats, and healthy antioxidants that help reduce cholesterol. There are more than 1 000 varieties of pecans in the world.

Whether you prefer butter pecan, caramel pecan, or orange pecan, enjoy a delicious treat today in honor of Pecan Cookie Day!

(Source: www.punchbowl.com)