Nutcracker Museum

Bavarian Leavenworth, Washington


Yes, Zee's Pecan Pie was the winner in our Pecan Pie contest, but the men who were judging those many different ones, picked this as the runner-up!

3 eggs, slightly beaten
1 c. dark Karo syrup
3/4 c. sugar
2 Tbsp. butter, melted
1/2 c. chunky peanut butter
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1 c. pecans
9" unbaked pie crust

Beat eggs slightly. Add Karo, sugar, butter, peanut butter, and vanilla and stir until blended. Add nuts. Pour into pie crust. Bake at 350º for 50 to 55 minutes or when knife inserted halfway between center and edge comes out clean. Cool on wire rack.

Added 10/24/16


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Federal ID #91-2143303

A Non-Profit 501(c)3 Organization


Contact Us

735 Front Street
P.O. Box 2212
Leavenworth, WA 98826

(509) 548-4573

Open 7 Days a Week
1:00PM - 5:00PM

Nutcracker Museum Mission Statement:

"To foster and encourage the interest of the general public of the importance of nuts in the diets of humans throughout history and in the evolution of the nutcracker. No other tool or collectible has shown such a wide diversity of material and design as the implements used to crack the hard shell of a nut"

Museum Admission:

Adults  - $5.00  (Ages 17 - 64yrs)
Seniors - $3.50  (Age 65yrs +)
Youth   - $2.00  (Ages 6 - 16yrs)
Child    - FREE   (Ages 0 - 5yrs)
Active Military - FREE (Spouse & Children Free with ID)