Peanut Butter Recipes

From healthy snacks and sandwiches to indulgent desserts, this nutty flavor has many uses. Try some of these favorite peanut butter recipes including peanut butter cookies, balls, chocolate fudge, bars, plus even chicken, satay and more!

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Easy Reindeer Cookies

These cookies were easy to make using a boxed cookie mix. My son, Eric, enjoyed creating the faces with pretzels, chocolate chips and red-hots.—Gretchen Vandenberghe, Toledo, Ohio
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Easy Peanut Butter Truffles

Easy Peanut Butter Truffles

Easy Peanut Butter Truffles

During the Christmas season, I decided to make a peanut butter honey fudge. My husband is a huge peanut butter fan and grew up where honey was a household staple. This pairing goes so well together. —Tami Kuehl, Loup City, Nebraska

Mini Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

Mini Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

Mini Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies

Peanut butter lovers go nuts for these rich little sandwich cookies. On a hot day, sandwich ice cream between the cookies instead of frosting. It cools you right down. —Keri Wolfe, Nappanee, Indiana

Sweet & Salty Peanut Butter Cheesecake

Sweet & Salty Peanut Butter Cheesecake

Sweet & Salty Peanut Butter Cheesecake

After a co-worker shared a recipe for a great bar cookie, I made it into a cheesecake using my standard recipe and tweaking it a bit. It’s a wonderful combination of sweet and salty. —Joyce Schamberger, Amboy, Illinois

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Peanut Butter Teddies

Peanut Butter Teddies

Peanut Butter Teddies

These adorable teddies are almost too cute to eat but that won't stop the crew of youngsters who helped make them from gobbling them up.—Cynthia Kolberg, Syracuse, Indiana

Nutty Waffle Sandwiches

Nutty Waffle Sandwiches

Nutty Waffle Sandwiches

You can’t go wrong with peanut butter and Nutella, but the secret here is using really juicy strawberries. Never tried Nutella? Look for the hazelnut-flavored spread near the peanut butter at the grocery store. —Frances Pietsch, Flower Mound, Texas

Peanut Butter Fruit Dip

Peanut Butter Fruit Dip

Peanut Butter Fruit Dip

My wife was a great cook and I loved to help her. She served this dip with crackers, pretzels or fresh fruit at our family get-togethers, especially during the holidays. -Cloyd Sensenig, West Lawn, Pennsylvania

Peanut Butter Cookie Pops

Peanut Butter Cookie Pops

Peanut Butter Cookie Pops

A miniature candy bar is the hidden treat inside fun-for-all-ages pops from Martha Hoover of Coatesville, Pennsylvania. "My sons brought these cookies home from school after their teacher made a bunch for her class," Martha relates. "The kids loved nibbling them on a stick. Of course, the taste also was instant hit!"

Peanut Butter Brownie Mix

Peanut Butter Brownie Mix

Peanut Butter Brownie Mix

I discovered this recipe in our local newspaper, gave it a try, and my family loved it. If you pack the dry ingredients in a quart canning jar, you can cover the lid with Christmasy fabric for a quick, festive touch. —Lynn Dowdall, Perth, Ontario

Cookies on a Stick

Cookies on a Stick

Cookies on a Stick

As folks munch on these peanut butter cookies, they’re delighted to uncover the candy bar surprise tucked inside. —Delores Wallace, Jacobsburg, Ohio

Peanut Chocolate Pie

Peanut Chocolate Pie

Peanut Chocolate Pie

This pie is always a treat at our house. I haven't met anyone who doesn't like it.

Peanut Butter Chip Pancakes

Peanut Butter Chip Pancakes

Peanut Butter Chip Pancakes

One day, I added peanut butter chips and pecans to my pancake recipe and everyone liked it! This enhanced the taste and gave the pancakes an unexpected crunch. Try it; you'll like it! —Margaret Pache Mesa, Arizona

Swirled Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake

Swirled Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake

Swirled Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake

Pretty swirls of cream cheese and peanut butter dress up a convenient package of cake mix with yummy results in this recipe Cheryl Paulsen sends from Omro, Wisconsin.

Peanut Chocolate Whirls

Peanut Chocolate Whirls

Peanut Chocolate Whirls

"The mouthwatering combination of chocolate and peanut butter is irresistible in these tender swirl cookies," says Joanne Woloschuk of Yorkton, Saskatchewan. "My daughters and I have such fun making and sharing these yummy snacks."—Joanne Woloschuk, Yorkton, Saskatchewan

Triple Treat Torte

Triple Treat Torte

Triple Treat Torte

A peanutty crust and three deliciously different creamy layers form a tempting treat you'll be proud to prepare and share. I usually draw a crowd when I set out this mouthwatering tort.—Inez Orsburn, De Motte, Indiana

Happy Clown Cake

Happy Clown Cake

Happy Clown Cake

Children will find this colorful cake irresistible! It's a snap to put together when you use a cake mix to bake one round cake and a dozen cupcakes. To serve, first pass out the cupcakes, then cut up what's left. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen

Midnight Mice

Midnight Mice

Midnight Mice

Put these on a plate and they'll be gone in no time! Kids will love decorating the mice with assorted candies.—Taste of Home Test Kitchen

Giant Peanut Brittle Cookies

Giant Peanut Brittle Cookies

Giant Peanut Brittle Cookies

Topped with leftover peanut brittle bits, these giant cookies take star billing on holiday cookie trays—or all year long, guarantees Carolyn Horne from Tigard, Oregon. “Folks can’t get enough of them.”
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