1small shallotoptional if you want a little kick similar to red onion–peel like an onion, chop
fresh ground pepperto taste
1. Toast pecans in a little olive oil in stove pan over medium heat
2. Put all remaining ingredients in professional strength blender while nuts are toasting.
3. Add pecans and blend.
4. Stir or massage into salad of choice, or drizzle on top.