Groundnut sweet is a popular snack in many countries sugar coated in peanuts. This snack is  crunchy, sweet and insanely delicious!

Groundnut sweet is a very popular snack in cameroon . This snack hardly lasts for long in my home when I make it 😅. Its simple irresistible . Storing this in an airtight container for future enjoyment with also help to maintain the crunchiness.  Okay let’s get down to business and let me show you how I make my peanut sweets. 

Below is a video that will show you a step by step guide on how you too can make yours at home. Enjoy!


2 cups raw peanuts (groundnuts) – 

1 cup granulated sugar 

½ teaspoon salt ( optional)

½ teaspoon nutmeg or cinnamon optional

1 teaspoon vanilla essence . Give it an extra flavour 

1 cup water (118 ml). The amount will depend on the quantity of peanuts.


Candied Sweets/ groundnut sweets