The Pecan belongs to a species of Hickory tree native to the warm climes of southern America. This tasty treat is swathed in sunshine as it grows, soaking up those rays and converting them into essential vitamins that keep you vital, keep your energy levels high, help smooth the digestive process and, rumor has it, can even help you lose weight!
The Perfect Pecan
Here at L'Orenta's gourmet nuts and snack mixes, we have spent almost a hundred years perfecting the Pecan by accentuating it with only the most luxurious of rich textures and intricate flavors We know how to take an already exemplary nut and raise it to the next level with thoughtfully crafted trail mixes and prestigious baking methods.
One of our very favorite flavor combinations is our signature cinnamon Pecans; a taste of holiday cheer suitable all year round. These luscious little nuts have been lovingly enveloped in a cinnamon coating that makes for a delectable delight that is high in antioxidants and almost completely guilt free.
If spice isn't to your tastes then you might find our Natural Pecan Halves more to your liking. These gorgeously toasted, lightly salted and tossed buts are naturally high in Vitamin E which will make your skin glow. As well as being a source of Iron, Calcium, Manganese and Magnesium; when eaten in their natural state they have the most nutritional benefit.
Perhaps a touch of sweet tickles your fancy? In that case our Honey-Toasted Pecans will add elegance and class to any snacking situation. With the natural sweetness of honey helping to lower cholesterol levels and boost your heart health while giving you a mouth watering experience that will never be forgotten.
Those who want to maximize the health benefits of these delicious nuts by adding some fruit fusion into the mix would find our Mango Tango mix tempting. We take all of the salted crunch of the Pecan, embellish it with blanched peanuts and salted cashews and then add the splash of fruit goodness found only in the Mango; the sunny fruit that gives you one hundred percent of your Vitamin C needs per hundred grams.
L'Orenta's Gourmet Experiences
When you buy your protein packed Pecans from us you will find nothing but exquisite pleasure in every bite. We hand select the best nuts available, add our unique and flavorful blends and then ship them right to your door in eloquent packaging that makes the perfect gift. With L'Orenta, snacking is an experience; an opportunity to be transported to the divine via the delicacies and subtleties of sweet and salt, spice and fruit.
For the perfect Pecan make it L'Orenta's, where every individual nut has been prepared with professional attention and loving care.
Did You Know?
That Albany in Georgia is the Pecan capital of the world! With at least 600,000 Pecan trees it is fairly safe to say that they are just about as nutty about nuts as we are here at L'Orenta! Additionally, the word Pecan comes from the Native American and translates roughly to “The nut that needs to be cracked with a stone.”.