Here is a fantastic Recipe for candied pecans.  Warning.... if you are making these sugar coated pecans for gifts, package them quickly before everyone eats them on you.

1 pound pecan halves
1 egg white
1 teaspoon cold water
1 1/4 cup sugar
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 teaspoon salt

   1. Preheat oven to 250 degrees. 

   2.Beat egg white with  water until fluffy.

   3. Fold pecans into egg whites until well coated.

   4. Mix cinnamon, sugar and salt together then fold        
        coated pecans into the dry mixture.

Bake on a cookie sheet (with parchment paper) for 1 hour. Serve warm.
How to Make Candied Pecans. 
Perfect as a party favor, wedding favor, or hostess gift!
sugar coated pecan recipe