In this video, you’ll see how to make spicy black-eyed peas in the slow cooker. The peas simmer slowly with diced ham, bacon, garlic, onions, and bell peppers—jalapeno peppers, cayenne, and cumin deliver spicy Mexican-inspired flavor. These tasty black-eyed peas aren’t just for ensuring good luck on New Year’s Day; they’re an easy, excellent side dish and a great choice for picnics, potluck dinners, and barbeques. Watch the video, then get MJ46NY’s top-rated recipe for Slow Cooker Spicy Black-Eyed Peas. This tasty side goes great with grilled chicken and corn bread.