In fact, the linguistics department at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee identified eight different ways Americans say “pecan”, and plotted them all out on this fun map.
Take a listen to these various pronunciations and learn a little more about the beloved pecan in my latest video.
So, just how do you say it?
More fun than saying “pecans” is eating them. Here’s a tried and true pecan recipe that makes a great snack or gift.
Spicy Glazed Pecans
adapted from Spiced Pecans by Alton Brown