Thursday, February 11, 2010


This is the perfect crunchy namkeens that can be taken along with a sip of tea as an evening snack. Its spicy with a touch of crushed black peppers, easy to cook and is easy to serve. One can reduce the quantity of heat according to their taste. Its stays fresh for a month if it is stored in air tight containers. Do try this awesome spicy peanut recipe and satisfy ur tasty buds :)


2 Cups Raw peanuts.

Pinch of water.

1/2 tsp Salt.


1 tbsp Crushed Black Peppers.

1 tsp Chilli powder.

1/2 tsp Turmeric powder.

1 tsp Oil.

Dash of Hing.

Salt to taste.


In a bowl, mix peanuts and salt with a pinch of water and micro for about 6 to 7 min. Stir in to between for every 2 min to avoid burning taste. Make sure peanuts cont to cook even after removing from microwave so be carful not to turn brown.

Allow to cool and remove its shell by rubbing those in hands and break them into 2.

In a pan, heat oil. Add all the spice together and fry for 4 to 5 sec.

Add the roasted peanuts and saute till all masala's are well mixed up with peanuts.

Serve hot.


Asha said...

OMG! I remember this from Iyengar bakeries. I love it. DAMN! I ran out of peanuts y'day, got to make this.

sowmya.s said...

good recipe..nice tea time snack..

ranji said...

simply delicious...i can imagine the peppery lavor...i usually plain roast the got to try this spicy version..good one suma:)

Cham said...

Do they call Congress Peanuts in Bglare? Love the spicy peanuts!

Madhavi said...

hummm love to eat this peanuts right now!!

Gita said...

Peanuts looks tasty and inviting dear...I do have some peanuts right now...will try your recipe this weekend :)

Parita said...

i love the idea of using crushed black pepper! sounds very tasty!

Jaishree said...

Spicy peanuts looks delicious Nice click!

Suma Rajesh said...

thanks all..

Ramya Vijaykumar said...

Spicy crunchy and yummy peanuts... Wonderful snack, to munch while watching a romantic movie on Vday... ;D


Love this recipe,perfect tea time snack suma!

meeso said...

Yum, peanuts made better!