Peanut butter lovers, this is your time to shine. Grab a big jar and buckle up for some of the best healthy peanut butter recipes around. If you didn’t know, I’m a full blown peanut butter addict. There’s nothing that will keep me away from a jar of peanut butter under any circumstance. Peanut butter is good in every single way: Spread it on a banana, put it in your smoothie, eat it on a spoon, devour it by the jar (wait…)
Instead of going straight spoon-to-jar it’s time to mix up your peanut butter routine with some new peanut butter recipe ideas!
Reasons to love peanut butter
It’s an affordable nut butter option. I know that there are tons of fancy options when it comes to buying nut butter these days, but I usually find that good old peanut butter is one of the most affordable ones. I do recommend using an all natural brand that’s just peanuts + salt.
It’s packed with protein. Just one serving of peanut butter has 8g of delicious protein to help you feel full and satisfied.
It’s versatile! As you’ll see below, there are hundreds of ways to use peanut butter in both sweet and savory recipes. Plus, it tastes amazing.
Ways to use peanut butter in cooking and baking
That’s right, in this roundup you’ll find plenty of peanut butter desserts, breakfasts and baked goods, along with no bake peanut butter recipes and delicious, savory peanut butter recipes to satisfy your cravings.
Add it to muffins, breads and baked oatmeals
Use it as a base for cookies, granola bars, brownies and blondies
Blend it up into your favorite smoothie
Whisk it into stir fry sauces, curries, dressings and soups for a sweet & savory flavor