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Crock Pot Cajun Boiled Peanuts
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
12 hrs
Total Time
12 hrs 10 mins

How to make Boiled Peanuts in the crock pot slow cooker. A great southern comfort food snack that is easy to make. 

Course: Appetiser, Crock Pot Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Boiled Peanuts
Servings: 16
Calories: 189 kcal
Author: Tammilee
  • 1 pound raw peanuts in the shell
  • 3 oz dry crab boil (such as Zatarain’s® Crab and Shrimp Boil)
  • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 cup salt
  • 2 tablespoons Cajun seasoning
  • 2 tablespoons red pepper flakes
  • 8 cups water to start
  1. Add peanuts to Crock-Pot, add in water
  2. Pour garlic powder, salt, Cajun seasoning and red pepper flakes over the top. Stir everything together.
  3. Place dry crab boil on top
  4. Cook in the Crock Pot for 12-24 hours. The longer they cook the stronger the flavor.
  5. Add water as needed to make sure the peanuts are covered.
Nutrition Facts
Crock Pot Cajun Boiled Peanuts
Amount Per Serving
Calories 189 Calories from Fat 126
% Daily Value*
Fat 14g22%
Saturated Fat 2g13%
Sodium 3557mg155%
Potassium 268mg8%
Carbohydrates 10g3%
Fiber 3g13%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 7g14%
Vitamin A 865IU17%
Vitamin C 0.7mg1%
Calcium 76mg8%
Iron 2.9mg16%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.