National Peanut Butter Day: 12 Delicious Recipes to Celebrate

January 24th is National Peanut Butter Day.

What better way to celebrate the holiday of one of our favorite ingredients than with a round-up of delicious, mouthwatering recipes that range from homemade peanut butter to 3-ingredient peanut butter pudding to peanut butter cookie dough truffles, and s’mores peanut butter cookies?

Whether your favorite way to eat peanut butter is straight from the jar with a spoon, paired with chocolate, smeared on bread with jelly, toasted in a unique grilled peanut butter, apple, and bacon sandwich or in cookie form … peanut butter is a staple in most households. The recorded peanut history goes as far back as 950 BC, and the first peanut butter making machine was patented in 1903 by Dr. Ambrose Straud but it’s believed that peanut butter was actually invented in the 1890’s.

What’s your favorite way to eat peanut butter? Do you eat it with a spoon? Do you fill celery stalks with it and top it with raisins? Are you a peanut butter and banana lover, a la Elvis?

Whatever your favorite is, here are 12 other delicious recipes to try:

  • 12 Mouthwatering Peanut Butter Recipes 1 of 13
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    12 delicious peanut butter recipes, including homemade peanut butter and peanut butter pudding! Click through to see them all ...

  • Homemade Peanut Butter Recipe 2 of 13
    Making Homemade Peanut Butter

    What better way to celebrate National Peanut Butter day than with this delicious, simple, 1-ingredient Homemade Peanut Butter recipe from Gimme Some Oven?


    Recipe and Photo Courtesy of Gimme Some Oven

  • Granny’s No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Bites 3 of 13
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    Chocolate and Coconut and Peanut Butter, Oh My! These No Bake Chocolate Coconut Peanut Butter Candies are straight from Granny's recipe box — they're easy to make, and perfect for little bakers-in-the-making.


    Recipe and Photo Courtesy of A Southern Fairytale


  • Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Truffles 4 of 13
    peanut butter cookie dough truffles

    In a marriage of brilliance and deliciousness ... Shugary Sweets' Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Truffles will satiate so very many cravings all at once. Chocolate, Savory, Sweet, Salty, Cookie Dough ...  


    Recipe and Photo Courtesy of Shugary Sweets

  • Peanut Butter Caramel Corn 5 of 13
    peanut butter caramel corn

    Caramel Corn is a favorite with kids and kids at heart; whether you're 5 or 95, caramel corn brings smiles and sticky fingers, and memories of childhood and carnivals. Add some peanut butter to that caramel corn, and you've taken a childhood treat to a whole new level of delicious.


    Peanut Butter Caramel Corn Recipe and Photo Courtesy of RecipeGirl

  • Homemade Peanut Butter Cups 6 of 13
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    Chocolate and Peanut Butter. Need any more be said? With these Homemade Peanut Butter Cups from Fifteen Spatulas, you can now make your favorite chocolate peanut butter treat in your own kitchen!


    Recipe and Photo Courtesy of Fifteen Spatulas

  • Peanut Butter Nutella Swirl Cookies 7 of 13
    peanut butter nutella squares

    Peanut Butter Cookies get an update when swirled with Nutella in this savory and delicious Peanut Butter Nutella Swirl Cookie recipe from What Megan's Making. If you love Nutella and Peanut Butter — this is the recipe for you!


    Recipe and Photo Courtesy of What Megan's Making

  • Reese’s Pieces Peanut Butter Cookies 8 of 13

    Chock full of peanut butter AND peanut butter chocolate candies, these Reese's Pieces Peanut Butter Cookies from Buns in My Oven are sure to become an immediate family favorite and quick to disappear from your cookie jar!


    Recipe and Photo courtesy of Buns in My Oven

  • Dark Chocolate Dipped Peanut Butter Cookies 9 of 13
    chocolate dipped peanut butter cookies

    Peanut butter and chocolate, do y'all see a pattern? They just go together like ... well, like peanut butter and chocolate.  These delicious, slightly chewy homemade peanut butter cookies are dipped in dark chocolate and could just as easily be called disappearing cookies.


    Dark Chocolate Dipped Peanut Butter Cookies recipe and photo courtesy of A Southern Fairytale

  • Grain-free Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bites 10 of 13
    grain free chocolate chip cookie dough bites

    These chocolate and peanut butter cookie dough bites are grain-free, and they have a few other ingredients that you will have to see to believe. They will satisfy your chocolate peanut butter cravings, without the guilt.


    Grain Free Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Bites recipe and Photo courtesy of Texan Erin

  • S’mores Peanut Butter Cookies 11 of 13
    s'mores peanut butter cookies

    S'mores meet peanut butter. Cookies, meet s'mores meets peanut butter. Mouth and tastebuds, meet tasty delight.  These S'mores Peanut Butter Cookies from Sally's Baking Addiction will have you looking at s'mores and cookies in a whole new light.


    Recipe and Photo Courtesy of Sally's Baking Addiction

  • Peanut Butter Pudding 12 of 13
    3 ingredient peanut butter pudding

    You've never thought to make peanut butter pudding? Well you should change that right now! This peanut butter pudding from MOMables has only 3 ingredients and comes together in about 5 minutes.


    Recipe and Photo courtesy of Momables

  • Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies 13 of 13
    dark chocolate peanut butter cookies

    I had no idea there was such a thing as dark chocolate peanut butter, but she had me at dark chocolate and peanut butter.


    These dark chocolate peanut butter cookies by Crazy for Crust take the traditional peanut butter cookie and give it a bit more of a sophisticated twist that's sure to appeal to both the adult and kids who love a yummy homemade cookie.


    Recipe and photo courtesy of Crazy for Crust

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