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AJSoprano Feb 3, 2012 08:19 PM

Just came back from South Carolina and discovered the joy of boiled peanuts!

Anyone have any leads on where to find raw peanuts? Would prefer not to order them online.

  1. caga tio Feb 4, 2012 07:05 AM

    Iovine's at the Reading Market has had them in the past. I have also seen them at Scott & Judy's in the Italian Market.

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      AJSoprano Feb 4, 2012 10:27 AM

      Mission accomplished!

      Nuts to You: $1.89/lb

      Time to boil these goobers!

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        crazyspice Feb 4, 2012 01:04 PM

        What time should I be there????? LOVE boiled peanuts!!

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          AJSoprano Feb 4, 2012 05:57 PM

          Raw Peanuts
          Dried Ancho Chile
          Dried Arbol Chile
          Salt
          Water

          Slow boil for 3 hours

          Best. Drinking Snack. Ever!

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            crazyspice Feb 5, 2012 07:05 AM

            Where's the "Like" button?

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      barryg Feb 3, 2012 09:47 PM

      Not sure where to buy the raw ones but they are serving boiled peanuts at The Khyber--been on the specials board for months. Anyone tried them?

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