15 Peanut Butter Recipes You Need Right Now

Stacks of chocolate chip cookie cheesecake brownies.

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Bars

These peanut butter chocolate chip cookie cheesecake bars are just as extreme as they sound. For true dessert lovers! Super yummy!

chocolate chips, peanut butter, cream cheese, flour, sugar, butter

Sweet Potato Peanut Soup in bowls with crackers.

Spicy Peanut Soup with Sweet Potato + Kale

Comforting and SUPER nutritious. Naturally vegan, gluten free, refined sugar free, ALL THE GOOD THINGS.

jalapeño, sweet potatoes, light coconut milk, peanuts, peanut butter, kale

Creamy peanut sauce in a bowl with a spoon.

The Very Best Peanut Sauce

Smooth, drizzle-able, garlicky, and gingery with a good spicy sesame kick. Perfect for noodles, salads, protein, or as a dipping sauce!

peanut butter, chili paste, soy sauce, ginger, garlic

Cookie Dough Energy Bites stacked.

These nutritious little energy bites taste a whole lot like cookie dough! This recipe was adapted from the Minimalist Kitchen cookbook.

oats, peanut butter, chia seeds, honey, vanilla, chocolate chips

Peanut butter in a jar with a spoon and peanuts scattered around.

5 Minute Homemade Peanut Butter

Just peanuts, a food processor, and five minutes. DONE! Sooo creamy, delicious, and EASY!

peanuts, salt, honey


Spicy Peanut Soba Noodle Salad

Spicy Peanut Soba Noodle Salad featuring red peppers, cabbage, chicken, soba noodles, and a quick homemade spicy peanut sauce. Salads don’t get much yummier than this.

soba noodles, chicken, purple cabbage, red bell pepper, peanut butter

Modern Scotcheroos held by hand.

Modern Scotcheroos

The classic chocolate covered peanut butter rice krispie bars, but with minimal refined sugar thanks to a few modern swaps. It’s a peanut butter meets chocolate situation, so obviously, your people will love you.

brown rice krispies, brown rice syrup, peanut butter, maple syrup, dark chocolate chips

A colorful mix of veggies and quinoa in a bowl with peanut dressing and cashews.

Quinoa Crunch Salad with Peanut Dressing

Crunchy rainbow veggies, juicy fresh mango, fluffy quinoa, chili lime cashews, and some creamy peanut dressing.

edamame, quinoa, cucumber, bell peppers, mangoes, carrots, purple cabbage, cashews, peanut butter, chili paste

Breakfast cookie with blueberries.

Healthy-Ish Breakfast Cookies

These healthy-ish breakfast cookies are made with an oat, banana, and peanut butter base and can be packed with any mix-ins that you like! Personal favorites: flaked coconut and chocolate chip.

banana, honey, peanut butter, oats, whole wheat flour, chocolate chunks

Sauced broccoli, tofu, and peppers sit on a bed of rice in a bowl with a fork.

Spicy Peanut Tofu Bowls

These Spicy Peanut Tofu Bowls are a meal prep / weeknight dinner life-saver! Crispy tofu, roasted veggies, fluffy rice, and a spicy sweet peanut sauce all over top. YES.

tofu, broccoli, bell peppers, peanut butter, soy sauce, sambal oelek

Mocha Peanut Butter Pie in a pie dish with spatula.

Mocha Peanut Butter Pie

A mocha cookie crust filled with creamy peanut butter cheesecake and topped off with chocolate ice cream and plenty of peanut butter cups.

chocolate sandwich cookies, peanut butter, chocolate ice cream, peanut butter cups

Spicy Carrot Soup in pot with wooden spoon.

Spicy Instant Pot Carrot Soup

Curry-like spicy carrot soup made with 7 easy ingredients – in the Instant Pot if you want. Extremely smooth and velvety, and bonus: it’s super healthy.

carrots, coconut milk, peanut butter, red curry paste

Chopped Thai-Inspired Chicken Salad in a bowl with a fork.

Chopped Thai-Inspired Chicken Salad

This simple chopped Thai chicken salad has BIG flavors – peanut, lime, soy, chili, cilantro. Topped with a homemade peanut dressing! Healthy and fresh.

shredded chicken, cabbage, carrots, red serrano peppers, peanut butter, soy sauce, chili paste

No Bake Cream Cheese Peanut Butter Pie in a pie pan with a spatula.

The Best Easy Peanut Butter Pie

A simple cookie crust under a layer of fluffy peanut buttery filling that is pillowy, light, and incredibly rich all at the same time.

peanut butter, sugar, whipped topping, Oreos, cream cheese

Vegan Lettuce Wraps on table.

Firecracker Vegan Lettuce Wraps

HELLO YUM. Firecracker Lettuce Wraps that are happily vegan – with crispy tofu bits, saucy brown rice noodles, and a creamy sesame sauce.

lettuce leaves, tofu, brown rice noodles, peanut butter, chili paste, ginger

One More Thing!

Looking for even more nutty goodness? Check out a list of all of our peanut butter recipes!

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