*You will only need half of the cake for the recipe, depending on the size of your glasses.
***apologies for not including photographs of the cake preparation. This is something I typically include with every single post but this cake was make ahead of time...regardless it's super easy to throw together!
To prepare the candied peanuts, add peanuts, sugar, and water to a wide heavy duty skillet. Cook over moderate heat, stirring frequently until the liquids seizes up (about 5 minutes).