Recipes: Things You Can Make with Peanut Butter

Whether you’re a health bug or a sweets enthusiast, peanut butter is a good choice for you. Packed with protein and healthy unsaturated fat, this indulgent and nutritious spread will keep the doctor (and hunger) away.

The easiest way to have peanut butter is by spreading it on a slice of bread. But if sandwiches bore you, here are a few recipes with peanut butter that you can try at home.

  1. Peanut Butter Honey No-Bake Granola Bars
Source: Julie’s Eats and Treats

These filling bars are great as a post-workout snack.


  1. Peanut Butter Fudge
Source: Miss Annie in Indy /

Best for the sweet tooth. For this recipe, make sure to use creamy peanut butter.


  1. Peanut Butter Choc Chip Energy Balls
Source: Baking Ginger

Requiring only two minutes to make, these vegan and gluten-free balls will keep you satiated throughout the day.


  1. Peanut Butter Overnight Oats
Source: Minimalist Baker

These oats are not only tasty, but also highly customisable. Add in your favourite toppings, such as chocolate chip, granola, or berries, as you wish.


  1. Peanut Butter Chocolate Protein Shake
protein shake
Source: The Healthy Foodie

A great drink to have after a heavy workout session.


  1. Peanut Butter and Lentil Curry
Source: One Ingredient Chef

Get yourself a vegan dinner tonight by cooking this dish! You can also store the rest of the leftovers in the fridge for days to come.


  1. Granola Apple-Peanut Butter Sandwich Wraps
Sandwich wrap
Source: Two Healthy Kitchens

A healthy, tasty twist to the usual sandwich. You can also add pears and dried fruits here as you like!


  1. Thai Peanut Zoodles
thai noodles
Source: Begin Within Nutrition

Who knew peanut butter and zucchini could go so well together? This recipe is great for those on low-carb diet, with zucchini spirals replacing regular pasta.


  1. Slow Cooker Peanut Butter Chicken
Source: Wholesomelicious

Not experienced in cooking? Let your crockpot do the work for you to make this protein-rich dish!


  1. Peanut Butter Mini Cheesecake
Source: Sweet Spicy Kitchen

For the dessert, try this creamy no-bake cheesecake. You’ll be left wanting more!

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