Filipino Boiled Peanuts Recipe

The Philippines have a lot of peanuts and there are a lot of ways to cook them. We’re going to boil them here. Peanuts are best boiled raw, in a semi-mature state so the peanuts are still green and have achieved full size without being dried out. Make sure to cook these peanuts in their shells.


  • Peanuts, Shelled
  • Water
  • Salt

Cooking Directions

  1. In a large sauce pan, cover shelled peanuts with water. Add salt. Boil until tender. Drain water, let cool and eat.