Spicy Peanuts

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Jeanne Benavidez

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@jeanneben

These are an easy, tasty snack. We love these to snack on when watching TV or movies.

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Once these spicy peanuts are cooled, they're addictive to munch on. The peanuts are toasted and spicy with a nice flavor of garlic and onion from the Cajun spices. Simple ingredients create a fantastic savory snack. If you're looking for an easy hostess gift, give these a try. Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

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Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 2 tsp
    canola oil
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    Creole seasoning or Cajun seasoning (like Tony Chachere's)
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground red pepper (cayenne)
  • 2 c
    lightly salted party peanuts

How to Make Spicy Peanuts

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat the oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add seasoning and red pepper.
  2. Stir until combined.
  3. Stir in peanuts.
  4. Cook for 2 or 3 minutes, stirring constantly until peanuts are evenly coated and hot.
  5. Cool slightly and serve. These are good served warm or cool.
  6. Can be stored in a tightly cover container for up to 3 weeks.

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About Spicy Peanuts

Course/Dish: Nuts
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: Southwestern
Collection: Gifts to Give
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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