Peanut butter is an American staple that’s made the lunchtime PB&J a classic. This creamy and delicious spread is loaded with protein and is a versatile recipe ingredient. Beyond PB&J and peanut butter cookies, peanut butter is used in a wide variety of recipes and can be incorporated into breakfast, snacks, lunch, dinner, and dessert dishes. Everything from oatmeal to pizza to Thai food can taste amazing with a few scoops of peanut butter. We’ve rounded up 21 ways to eat peanut butter for every meal, and you’ll want to try them all!
21 Ways to Eat Peanut Butter for Every Meal 1 of 22
Go beyond the classic PB&J — incorporate peanut butter into any meal of the day for a delicious change!
Peanut Butter Apple Spice Vegan Pancakes 2 of 22
Creamy peanut butter, sweet applesauce, and fresh sliced apples are blended into this pancake batter for fluffy pancakes that make any morning special!
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Peanut Butter and Banana Oatmeal — To Go! 3 of 22
It's hard to squeeze in a balanced breakfast with busy schedules, but this smoothie is a great option. It provides protein, fiber, and a nutrient boost to get you through the morning!
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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Muffins 4 of 22
You'll never know how healthy these whole grain muffins are because they taste so good!
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Peanut Butter Granola 5 of 22
Peanut butter lovers will go crazy for this salty, crunchy granola!
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Peanut Butter Banana Bread 6 of 22
This moist bread makes a great snack, or grab a piece for breakfast on-the-go!
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Peanut Butter No-Bake Oat Bars 7 of 22
This healthy snack is loaded with good-for-you ingredients. Pack some in lunch boxes or serve as the perfect after-school snack!
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Peanut Butter Cookie Bars 8 of 22
These bars have only 3 simple ingredients (plus any add-ins you desire). You won't believe how great they taste!
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Peanut Butter Banana Bacon French Toast 9 of 22
For a super special brunch or lunch, this French toast sandwich lives up to the occasion!
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Thai Peanut Chicken Ramen Noodle Soup 10 of 22
Slurp up a bowl of this amazing ramen soup for a satisfying and healthy lunch!
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Carrot Cake and Zucchini Bread Sushi 11 of 22
Your kids will love these easy-to-make, tasty, portable wraps!
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The PB&J Club 12 of 22
Max out your PB&J with this delicious version on sprouted grain bread!
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Peanut Butter Tofu Rice Bowl 13 of 22
This recipe combines nutty brown rice and protein-rich tofu in a creamy and delicious miso-peanut sauce.
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Thai Style Peanut Broccolini 14 of 22
This meal will make you feel great about what you eat: It's chock full of healthy antioxidants and the sauce is so good!
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Peanut Butter Miso Glazed Salmon 15 of 22
This caramelized sweet and salty glaze takes salmon to a whole new taste level!
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Vegan Thai Pizza 16 of 22
Whether you're vegan or not, this Thai-inspired pizza is amazing!
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Peanut Butter Steak Tacos with Sriracha 17 of 22
This unusual combo is incredibly good — a must-try!
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Homemade Peanut Butter Cups 18 of 22
Get ready for the best peanut butter cups you've ever eaten — this is the recipe you need!
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Peanut Butter Krispie Brownies 19 of 22
These wickedly wonderful brownies will disappear in seconds!
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Peanut Butter Banana Chocolate Crepe Cake 20 of 22
This chocolate cake has layers of crepe topped with a peanut butter honey frosting — it's a work of art and tastes incredible!
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Peanut Butter Snickerdoodle Cake 21 of 22
This yummy vegan cake has a secret ingredient that keeps it moist and boosts your health!
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Vegan Peanut Butter Chocolate Mousse 22 of 22
This sinful, dairy-free mousse makes a special, elegant dessert!
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