Don’t even think about serving that old classic “party mix” at your Oscars party.
Add the pecans and toss to coat thoroughly, then cook, stirring frequently, until evenly toasted, 2 to 3 minutes.
Spread out on the prepared baking sheet and allow to cool fully.
Store in an airtight container at room temperature.
Nutrition information per 1/4 cup: 230 calories; 190 calories from fat (83 percent of total calories); 21 g fat (3 g saturated; 0 g trans fats); 5 mg cholesterol; 170 mg sodium; 8 g carbohydrate; 3 g fiber; 5 g sugar; 4 g protein.