Peanut butter is really easy to make at home in a food processor. Just blend any variety of raw peanuts on high with a little bit of salt and oil if needed until they become creamy. Kayle of The Cooking Actress has a great series of pictures on her blog of what your peanut butter should look like as you’re processing it. This DIY version is much healthier than store-bought peanut butter, which often contains extra sodium and preservatives.
So what are our favorite things to do with peanuts?
Use them as a yogurt topping with grapes and jelly like they do at Chobani Soho:
Turn it into PB & J Sushi:
Make one of these delicious recipes from some of our favorite blogs:
Skinny Spicy Peanut Noodles (via Cooking with Cakes)
Peanut Buttery Bars (via Carrots ‘N’ Cake)
Ginger Peanut Coconut Squash Fries (via Cara’s Cravings)
Mexican Snack Mix (via Dinner, Dishes and Desserts)