3 Ingredients Sesame Candied Peanuts

Roasted peanuts covered in a crunchy coating are perfect appetizing snack. This candied peanuts recipe shows how to make this delicious treat without fail. Super crunchy and nutty. This peanut Sesame recipe is dairy-free, and Egg-free.

Peanut Sesame Candy – Recipe

The way of preparations – easy

Prep time :

  • Prep time – 2 minutes
  • Cook time – 15 minutes

Yields – 6 servings


  • 2 cups peanuts (roasted)
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/3 cup water
  • 1/2 cup sesame seeds (roasted)

Instructions on how to make Peanut Sesame Candy

  • If your peanuts are not already roasted, place them on a baking sheet in a preheated oven to 425 F
  • Bake for 6 minutes
  • Set aside
  • In a large pan add the sugar, water and peanuts
  • Bring to a boil
  • Once boiling, reduce the heat and let summer gently
  • Simmer until the water has all gone and you see the sugar crystalize on the Nuts
  • This will take around 7 minutes
  • Stir, to make sure all the peanuts are coated, and they dont’t stick to the pan
  • Remove peanuts from the heat
  • Transfer them to a tray lined with parchment paper
  • Quickly cover with sesame seeds
  • Let them cool for 15 minutes


  • Store any uneaten candy in air-tight container
  • The candy is good for up 3 weeks

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