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Sweet Alabama Pecanbread

Main photograph of prepared recipe.

Amazing chewy, rich, buttery, nutty, vanilla-y bars of yumminess. Definitely not "bread"!

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Difficulty Level



Needed Items


  • 15 min prep
    30 min baking time


  • 1 cup pecans
    3/4 cup self-rising flour-- OR --3/4 cup flour+1 tsp baking powder+1/2 tsp salt
    1/2 cup granulated sugar
    1/2 cup packed brown sugar
    1/2 cup vegetable oil
    2 large eggs
    1 tsp vanilla extract
    1/8 tsp salt
    Sparkle sugar (optional)

Number of Servings

  • 16 squares


  • 8x8" baking pan
    Cooking spray
    Nut chopper or Chef's knife
    Mixing bowl
    Wooden or silicone spoon


  • Preheat oven to 350°

Additional Notes

Though these might need to bake for 30-35 minutes, mine were perfectly done at 28 minutes.

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