Peanut Butter has been a long-term staple for the standard American, but with Almond Butter stealing the spotlight, this tasty treat hasn't been receiving the recognition it deserves. Luckily National Peanut Butter Day is coming up (March 1st) and what better way is there to celebrate than to whip up a bunch of recipes filled with peanut buttery goodness?
Peanut Butter and Jelly sandwiches have been a crowd favorite, but why not spice things up for the occasion and make the five best peanut butter recipes!
Recipe #1: Peanut Butter Cookies
Craving something sweet? This recipe for soft and chewy peanut butter cookies will satisfy any sweet tooth. With a minimal amount of ingredients and less than 20 minutes you could bake up a batch of these amazing treats!
Recipe #2: Pad Thai w/ Peanut Butter Sauce
Put away the cup-of-noodle and make way for this delicious Pad Thai recipe with a savory peanut butter sauce. Who knew the key ingredient for a perfect noodle sauce was 3 Tablespoons of creamy peanut butter?
Recipe #3: Peanut Butter Chili
What!? Peanut Butter in Chili? Might sound out of the ordinary but Peanut Butter has had a long history of starring as a secret ingredient in chili recipes. If you're ever hosting a party, and need a hardy dish to feed the crowd, this is the perfect recipe for you!
Recipe #4: Peanut Butter Pie
Peanut butter + Chocolate may be one of the best combinations known to man. If you're ever craving a mouthful of sweet and salty deliciousness, try this messy yet incredible peanut butter pie recipe and you won't be disappointed.
Recipe #5: Peanut Butter, Bacon & Apple Sandwich
Tired of plain, old PB&J sandwiches? Try this sandwich recipe for a burst of new flavors with the comfort of Peanut Butter. Plus, like every chef says, bacon makes any meal delicious.