10 Ways to Celebrate Peanut Butter Day



peanut butter thins

Oh yeah, it’s National Peanut Butter Day. And there’s much more to this popular spread than lunchbox sandwiches. Capitalize on the good-for-you fats found in the nut butter with these 10 recipes.

Sweets
Share this decadent dessert — crepes with a nutty filling — with a fellow PB enthusiast.
Recipe: Crepes with Peanut Butter and Jam

A hint of peanut butter makes this granola shine. Sprinkle on yogurt for a healthy breakfast.
Recipe: Peanut Butter & Banana Granola

There’s a whole lotta whole-grain goodness packed into these crunchy cookies.
Recipe: Crunchy Peanut Butter Thins (above)

Why not make a homemade version of this classic candy? Better than anything out of a package.
Recipe: Peanut Butter Cups

These no-bake cookies, made from rolled oats rolled up with flax and coconut, set in the refrigerator.
Recipe: Peanut Butter No-Bake Cookies

Savory Stuff
Whisk with soy sauce and lime juice and create instant deliciousness for dunking for chicken, salmon or veggie sticks.

Mango and peanut butter may seem like an odd combo, but this salad will make you a believer.
Recipe: Mango, Jicama and Radish Salad with Peanut Dressing

Give natural peanut butter a kick with a sprinkle of chili powder; whisk with chicken broth and baste grilled chicken …read more