Keep these delicious snacking nuts on hand as extra nibbles for parties. Walnut halves or peanuts can be used instead of the pecans.
For Chinese-Spiced Pecans, omit the ground red pepper and stir in 2 teaspoons five-spice powder and 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger.
For Tex-Mex Pecans, omit soy sauce and ground red pepper and stir in 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce, 2 teaspoons chili powder, 1/4 teaspoon garlic salt and 1/4
teaspoon onion powder.