Photo: Jennifer Davick; Styling: Allison R. Banks
Total Time
5 Hours 20 Mins
Makes about 4 cups

These boiled peanuts are just the crowd-pleaser you need at your next tailgate. They offer a spicy kick, making them a favorite pre-game snack.

How to Make It

Step 1

Bring all ingredients and 1 gal. water to a boil in a stockpot over high heat. Cover, reduce heat to medium-low, and cook, stirring occasionally, 4 hours or until peanuts are tender. Add water as needed to keep peanuts covered.

Step 2

Remove from heat; let stand, covered, 1 hour.

Step 3

Note: We tested with Texas Pete Original Hot Sauce.

Ratings & Reviews

pcoladawg's Review

September 15, 2012
Forget whether they are good. They put this as a Georgia Tech recipe online but the cookbook I bought has it under the UGA section! Oh Southern Living should know better!!

CleoW7332's Review

February 04, 2012