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Active Time
5 Mins
Total Time
3 Hours 5 Mins
Boiled Peanuts

Track down fresh peanuts at your local farmer’s market or special order from peanut farmers online (such as In a few hours, you’ll be enjoying this Southern roadside staple with—what else?—a cold cola.

How to Make It

Combine peanuts, salt, garlic, and water to cover in a large stockpot. Cover and bring to a boil over high. Reduce heat to medium-low, and simmer until tender, about 3 hours. Drain and serve.