Cajun Spiced Peanuts

READY IN: 5mins
Recipe by littlemafia

I've recently discovered Cajun seasoning and I like it so much,I'm about to add it to any food. Found this on

Top Review by mcillisl

This is embarrassingly easy and is a huge hit at my house. I did a second batch with just cashews and dialed up the spice to satisfy my husband and sons need for painfully spicy stuff and they can't leave it alone.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 teaspoons vegetable oil
  • 1 12 teaspoons cajun seasoning or 1 12 teaspoons creole seasoning or 1 12 teaspoons chili powder
  • 14 teaspoon cayenne pepper, ground
  • 2 cups lightly dry roasted salted peanuts


  1. Heat oil in a skillet over medium heat.
  2. Stir in seasoning and cayenne.
  3. Add peanuts to skillet; cook for 2 minutes stirring constantly.
  4. Serve warm or at room temperature.
  5. Store for up to 3 weeks in a tightly covered container.

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