Cajun Boiled Peanuts
- 1 lb of raw peanuts
- 1/2 cup of salt
- 1/4 cup of shrimp and crab boil
- 2 tsp of cayenne pepper
- 1 lemon cut into halves
- Fill a large sauce pan 2/3 full of water.
- Bring to a boil, then add the peanuts, salt, shrimp boil, cayenne and lemon.
- Reduce heat, but maintain a rolling boil.
- Cook covered for 1-2 hours, stirring occasionally.
- Reduce heat and cook covered for about another 1 hour, stirring occasionally.
- Drain and serve.