Easy Pecan Pie - How to Make Southern Pecan Pie Recipe Video

What I love about this pecan pie recipe is that it starts with a flavorful, homemade crust that goes so well with pecan pies. The filling sets to perfection with a sweetly balanced caramel vanilla flavor. The toasted pecans are crunchy (none of those chewy pecans here!) It's just a simple, well-balanced pecan pie.


Preparation Time50 MinCooking Time1 Hr 0 Min
Ready In1 Hr 50 MinDifficulty LevelMedium
VegetarianMain Ingredient


 Pie crust1
 Light corn syrup1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Dark corn syrup1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 White sugar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Dark brown sugar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Salt1⁄8 Teaspoon
 Vanilla extract1 Teaspoon (Mexican Vanilla Blend)
 Flour1 Tablespoon
 Butter1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), melted
 Eggs3 Medium
 Toasted pecans1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), chopped

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 628 Calories from Fat 220

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 25 g38.6%

Saturated Fat 8.4 g42.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 84.9 mg

Sodium 561.7 mg23.4%

Total Carbohydrates 102 g34%

Dietary Fiber 1.9 g7.6%

Sugars 39.5 g

Protein 6 g12.4%

Vitamin A 5.1% Vitamin C

Calcium 2% Iron 13.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
2. Prepare the pie crust. Set aside.

3. In a bowl, add light and dark corn syrup, sugar, brown sugar and salt.
4. Mix them well till combined. Add the vanilla blend extract and mix well.
5. In another bowl, mix flour with melted butter till combined.
6. Pour this into the sugar-syrup mixture.
7. In yet another bowl, add the eggs and beat them till they are uniform in color.
8. Add this to the sugar mixture and mix well till incorporated.
9. Pour this into the pie crust and tap to even out the surface.
10. Sprinkle pecan nuts generously on top to cover it.
11. Bake for around 60 minutes or till the crust turns golden brown.
12. Remove from the oven and allow cooling completely before serving.

13. In a serving plate, slice the pie and serve it as a dessert.

Editors Review

Pecan Pie...a humble and enriching dessert. A video to prepare that perfect pecan pie for the holiday season. This video certainly makes this recipe look so easy and quick. The combination of light and dark cork syrup brings out the right amount of sweetness making it a sure winner.