8 creative ways to use the nut butter that’s been sitting in your pantry for months
Most people know the best way to eat any nut butter—whether it’s almond, cashew, or plain old peanut butter—is by the spoonful. Or on celery sticks, which tastes just as good as a full-blown adult as it did as a 10-year-old. But if you’re only sticking to your go-tos, you’re really missing out on some of the most creative ways to use nut butter.
You can sneak nut butters into every meal of the day. It works in variety of brownie recipes and even an Alfredo sauce that gets its creaminess from cashew butter. These are the tasty picks to add to the top of your cooking list.
Who knew peanut butter would be the perfect way to add flavor to your kale chips? In this recipe, PB is combined with ground cumin, chili powder, garlic powder, and cayenne pepper to create a snack-worthy coating.
If you’re not snacking on peanut butter stuffed dates, you need to change that ASAP. They’re super easy to make, and when you top them with a little chocolate, it’s basically like eating a healthier Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup.