Shrimp Pecan Spread

(1996 Pecan Food Fantasy winning entry)

1/2 C. finely chopped pecans

2 C. shredded cheddar cheese

1 C. mayonnaise

3 oz. cream cheese

1 can broken shrimp

1/4 tsp. garlic powder

1 small, finely chopped onion

Combine cheese, mayonnaise, cream cheese, shrimp, garlic powder, onion and pecans. Mix well. Serve with Cheese Pecan Crackers (see other recipe).