REVIEW: Snickers Pecan

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What is Snickers Pecan?

Mars has created a new iteration of its Snickers chocolate bar for fall! To put it in simple math terms, Snickers – nougat – peanuts + pecans = Snickers Pecan. This one’s just nuts, caramel, and chocolate.

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So far, it’s only hit the market in a limited edition 15-pack that comes in a drawer-style box. This release is all about Texas – the pecan are from Texas, the wrappers say “Proudly produced in a Mars Facility in Waco, TX.” The graphics all reference the Texas flag, but in muted tones. “Texas Proud,” “Fixin’ To Satisfy,” and “Dig In, Ya’ll,” are printed on the box and wrappers. It’s a beautiful presentation.

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How is it?

On first bite, these Snickers bars screamed THE SOUTH. Like you just picked them off the Formica counter of some sun-baked granny with a drawl who whipped them up along with a batch of pralines.

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The chocolate and caramel were the familiar Snickers formula (although the caramel felt stickier to me somehow), but the pecans brought a deeper, darker nut flavor than the usual peanuts. It worked really well. They were very sweet and felt indulgent enough as a once-in-a-while treat as opposed to an everyday snack. I really missed the nougat in these (big nougat fan here) so I dinged them a point for that.

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Is there anything else you need to know?

These were offered online only and sold out in less than 24 hours. No word on whether they’ll be released in stores, but they SHOULD BE. They’re far better than Fiery Snickers and those got shelf space. Don’t ask if you can have any of my 15-pack, it ain’t gonna happen.

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If you don’t have any sweet old ladies to crank out pralines for you, definitely get these. Even if you do, get them anyway. They’re great, y’all.

Purchased Price: $30.00
Size: 15-pack Limited Edition Carton
Purchased at:
Rating: 9 out of 10
Nutrition Facts: (1 bar) 250 calories, 14g grams of fat, 4.5 grams of saturated fat, 0 grams of trans fat, 5 milligrams of cholesterol, 115 milligrams of sodium, 30 grams of carbohydrates, 1 gram of fiber, 25 grams of total sugars, 23 grams of added sugars, and 3 grams of protein.

11 thoughts to “REVIEW: Snickers Pecan”

  1. Rachel, can I have 1 bar out of your 15-pack pretty please? My birthday is November 11th and Christmas is also coming too, if that helps LOL 😛

  2. So this is a turtle, in bar form. Sounds AMAZING. I hope they show up in our Walmart some time.

  3. I was able to score a box of these before they sold out. I would agree with your review. These need to be on shelf ASAP. If you were to rank snickers My top three would be Snickers Original, Snickers Pecan and Snickers Creamy Peanut Butter.

    1. Snickers, if you’re listening, I hope you can bring these to shelves where they’re missing. I think you will probably be rewarded mightily by your customers.

    1. that’s so sad. not sad in a sense that i won’t get to try any; but sad in the sense that people will actually waste a hundred dollars on candy bars when that money could be put to such better use

  4. Pisses me off the people who hoarded and are now selling boxes for over $50..its disgusting

  5. Can I buy a box or two from the factory? I want regular snickers – so fresh that my grown son will know how much I love him! That is all he wants for Christmas and I would love to give them to him!

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