Asian Honey Ginger Peanuts

These peanuts are good to nibble alone, and they are also good in a salad made of shredded cabbage, chicken, and cold spaghetti noodles with sesame seeds and peanut dressing.

Serves: 4Hands-on: 20 minutesTotal: 1 hour 45 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 4


  • 2 Tbsp. heavy cream
  • 1 Tbsp. grated fresh ginger
  • 1 tsp. soy sauce
  • 1⁄4 cup honey
  • 2 cups shelled peanuts, roasted but unsalted
  • 1⁄8 tsp. kosher salt


  • Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • Combine the cream, ginger, soy sauce, and honey in a bowl with a fork. Add the peanuts and stir to coat.
  • Pour the coated peanuts onto a baking sheet lined with nonstick foil and separate them into individual nuts with a fork.
  • Bake for 10 minutes, stir the nuts around, and bake another 5 minutes. Sprinkle nuts with salt, break them into individual nuts, and let cool on the foil. Store in a tin with a tight-fitting lid.