Honey Roasted Peanuts
Make your favorite sweet salty peanuts at home!
Servings 2 cups
- 2 cups raw unsalted peanuts
- 1/3 cup white sugar
- 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
- 2 tablespoons honey
- 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
- 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
- 1 teaspoon kosher salt
Pre-heat oven to 350º.
In a large sauce pan over medium heat, stir together the butter, honey, and salt. Heat until butter is melted and bubbly. Add the peanuts and stir until they are well coated.
In a 9 X 13 baking dish, add peanuts in an even layer. Place in oven checking every 5 and stirring to prevent burning. Remove peanuts whenever they've evenly browned, about 20 minutes.
While peanuts are roasting, mix together the chili powder, garlic powder, and sugar.
When peanuts are done, remove from oven and transfer to a metal mixing bowl. Slowly add the sugar mixture, a little bit at a time, mixing well each time. Continue to add sugar until well coated to your liking (all the mixture may not be necessary).
Continue mixing as peanuts cool to prevent sticking.
Serve and enjoy!
Serving: 1cup | Calories: 1174kcal | Carbohydrates: 89g | Protein: 35g | Fat: 84g | Saturated Fat: 17g | Cholesterol: 30mg | Sodium: 1183mg | Potassium: 961mg | Fiber: 12g | Sugar: 63g | Vitamin A: 498IU | Calcium: 79mg | Iron: 3mg