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bugablue13 Jan 28, 2014 05:51 AM

Is there anywhere near Philly (I'm in Royersford, Mont county) to get boiled peanuts? I know they're mostly a Southern thing, but I'm so intrigued.

  1. crazyspice Jan 28, 2014 11:48 AM

    A lot of the "opportunities" for boiled peanuts down south are Hawk's. Always reheated and sold at events and various locations. You can order them online.

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      Boognish Jan 28, 2014 06:00 AM

      Local 44 has them on the menu now. $4.

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        Velvet Elvis Jan 28, 2014 01:44 AM

        I think they make a hummus out of them at The Fat Ham.

        1. caganer Jan 28, 2014 01:20 AM

          Khyber Pass used to but I don't think they do anymore.
          If you want to make them you can sometimes find green peanuts (note: green, not just raw) at the big Asian grocery stores on Washington Ave.

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            lowereastrittenhouse Jan 28, 2014 05:04 AM

            Khyber Pass had them on their menu just this last weekend.

            It's not the season but Morgan's Pier had them on their menu last summer.

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