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Pecan pie bites

Pecan pie is great, but it’s even better in bite-size form. Sweet pecan pie filling and crispy phyllo dough combine to make crunchy sweet bites.

 Pecan pie bites

Pecan pie is perfect for Thanksgiving. However, sometimes the task of making a whole pie can just be too much. Plus when you make pie in a two-bite size, it leaves room for lots more dessert sampling.

Pecan pie bites recipe

Yield 15 pie bites


  • 3/4 cup chopped toasted pecans
  • 3 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 3 tablespoons dark corn syrup
  • 1 egg
  • 2 teaspoons melted butter or vegetable oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Pinch of kosher salt
  • 1 packages (15 count) mini-phyllo shells


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  2. In a small bowl add pecans, brown sugar, corn syrup and egg. Mix together.
  3. Add in melted butter or oil, vanilla extract and a pinch of kosher salt. Mix together until fully combined.
  4. Lay out mini shells onto prepared baking sheet and add 2 teaspoons pecan filling per shell.
  5. Bake for about 20 minutes until set.

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