Servings: Makes 2 cups
Ingredients
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon ' ' ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ' ' ground nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon cloves
  • 2 cups pecan halves
Directions
Combine the first 5 ingredients in a glass bowl or measuring cup with 1/4 cup water, and mix well. Cover the cup with waxed paper. Microwave on high for 4 minutes, stir well, and microwave another 2 minutes. Stir again and microwave 2 1/2 minutes more.

Add the pecan halves, stir well, and microwave 1 minute more. Spread the coated pecans on waxed paper and separate with a fork. Cool completely.