Get fresh boiled peanuts or green peanuts stuffed into your mailbox like magic if you order from the
Peanutman a.k.a. Peanutguy
on this website and live in the USA !
We only ship peanuts pulled fresh from the boiler. You receive the exact product as if you had just stopped at an authentic southern roadside expert boiled peanut stand. We do tend to question anyone who is not actually operating at least one stand themselves. Why wouldn't they be? Also, don't be taken in by those selling canned or shrink wrapped or without any 'juice' (water) included in the peanuts. Your grocer may be selling these, and with no shipping charges. Look for these on Ebay also. These are NOT the same. Anyone selling these do not understand, or may have never even tasted genuine freshly boiled peanuts.
We are not the cheapest boiled peanuts on the net, but we ARE the ones with the taste you remember .
Here is a system developed that will not just get freshly boiled peanuts to you safely, but while they still have that fantastic flavor so hard to find on the web and will bring you back to this site again ! If done professionally, boiled peanuts will not lose flavor when flash frozen in their own juices. This is one of the musts to retain that flavor you remember. We pull them directly from the boiler when their perfect, flash freeze them into an insulated box then priority mail them directly to you. They are often still partially frozen or cold when you get them. Ideal for bringing them to pefection by boiling just a few short minutes. There is absolutely no difference in the taste our roadside stand customers return again and again for.
This page was last updated: June 18, 2017
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The majority of peanuts grown in the United States are dried before being processed then sold to packaging, processor and feed companies, with most ending up as peanut butter. The bulk of whats left winds up in candy or as roasted peanuts,also known as parched, salted and unsalted. There are however, a niche of consumers who have discovered the joys of the peanut before it is dried. These are your boiled peanut fans. Although a dried peanut can still be called raw, it cannot be termed green. Only peanuts fresh from the ground have that honor, albiet the peanut is not actually green in color.
Green peanuts are often not easy to locate as they are perishable and must be refridgerated or frozen whereas dried peanuts have a shelf life of literally months. Left at room temperature a green peanut will begin to deteriorate within just a week or two. They also have a relatively short season making them even more rare and perhaps more sought after by those who have developed a taste for genuine southern boiled peanuts. Boiling green peanuts insures maximum flavor for the boiled peanut fan.
Consumers of boiled peanuts much prefer fresh green peanuts or frozen green peanuts brought back to a boil, rather than some type of dried or canned boiled peanuts. Freezing does not seem to harm the flavor at all. Roadside vendors are where most Americans were first introduced to boiled peanuts, and it was probably in either Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Alabama or South Carolina. South Carolina has even declared the boiled peanut its official state snack, thanks to Govenor Mark Sanford in 2006.
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We are so happy for your visit. There are many new online boiled peanut vendors. Our product and delivery has been copied by several and some here in our own state.
To separate from them we would also point out that we do operate very successful boiled peanut stands right here in the deep south for over 13 years where you simply must have a quality product.
When considering which online seller to order from, please don't use price as the only consideration. Maybe ask if they operate any stands in their area. If not, why not? Our stands are busier than a beehive and they're so easy to run.
What your getting here is what most expect from an experienced
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"Peanutguy just has the best boiled peanuts I've ever had and I show up at my favorite peanut stand every Saturday to get some of these."
..."Also, I don't have any money
so he gives me some ." -Kaylee C.
There is no question about which peanut tastes best when correctly boiled. Valencias or 'red runners' have always been favored and expected at southern roadside stands. If we were to go with any other cheaper variety we would need to close our roadside locations.
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We are getting asked about cooking brine. Brine is simply the salted water and/or seasonings the peanuts cook in. To help maintain flavor it is important to include some (not a lot) of this when freezing for shipping. Also, we have never known of anyone re-using the same brine to cook another batch with.
We certainly don't. You save no money or time doing this.
Our Taylors S.C. stand may not show up on satellite view as it only opens on Saturdays.
NOTICE: This website and local stands are temporarily CLOSED and will re-open in August 2017.