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Spicy Barbecued Peanuts Recipe

Spicy Barbecued Peanuts Recipe

Cayenne pepper gives these sugar-glazed nuts a spicy kick. I've found that folks who favor sweet and savory flavors can't stop eating these mouthwatering morsels.—Linda Johnsson, Marion, Ohio
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 10 min. Bake: 1 hour YIELD:18 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 egg white
  • 2 tablespoons Liquid Smoke, optional
  • 3 cups salted peanuts
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper

Directions

  • 1. In a bowl, whisk egg white until foamy. Add Liquid Smoke if desired and peanuts; toss to coat. Combine the remaining ingredients. Sprinkle over nuts; toss to coat.
  • 2. Spread in a single layer in a well-greased 15-in. x 10-in. x 1-in. baking pan. Bake at 250° for 1 hour, stirring once. Spread on waxed paper to cool. Store in an airtight container. Yield: 4-1/2 cups.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1/4 cup) equals 163 calories, 12 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 109 mg sodium, 10 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 7 g protein.

Wine Pairings

Sweet Red Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a sweet red wine.