Peanut Butter Banana Oatmeal Muffins

Ingredients: 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup old-fashioned oats 1/2 tsp. baking powder 1/4 tsp. baking soda 1/4 tsp. salt 1 tbsp. applesauce 1/4 cup plus 2 tbsp light brown sugar 1 large egg 2 overripe bananas, mashed 3 tbsp. creamy peanut butter 1/2 cup low-fat buttermilk Preheat the oven to 350˚ F.  Line 9…

Black Bottom Peanut Butter Pie

Ingredients: 8 full sized graham crackers, pulverized to crumbs 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted 1 1/2 cups chopped chocolate 1 1/4 cups whole milk 3 tablespoons corn syrup pinch of salt 1 cup smooth peanut butter 1/2 cup plus 3 tablespoons confectioner’s sugar 1 cup cold heavy cream, whipped to soft peaks Optional: additional whipped…

Chocolate Peanut Butter Pretzel Truffles

Ingredients: 1 cup pretzel pieces ½ cup creamy peanut butter 1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted 2 tablespoons light brown sugar Pinch of salt 2 tablespoons powdered sugar 1 cup milk or semisweet chocolate chips 1 tablespoon vegetable shortening Put the pretzel pieces into a resealable plastic bag and crush into very small bits (a rolling…

Peanut Butter Crunch Brownies

For the brownies: 1/4 cup Dutch-processed cocoa 3/4 teaspoons instant espresso 1/4 cup plus 1 tablespoons boiling water 1 ounce unsweetened chocolate, finely chopped 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted 1/4 cup plus 1 tablespoons vegetable oil 1 large egg 1 large egg yolk 1 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 1/4 cups sugar ¾ cups plus 2…

Peanut Butter Cookies

Ingredients: 3/4 cup peanut butter 1/4 cup non-hydrogenated shortening 1/4 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature 1 1/4 cups firmly packed light brown sugar 1/4 cup milk 2 teaspoons vanilla 1 egg 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda Cream the peanut butter, shortening, butter and brown sugar with an electric mixer.…

Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

For the cookies: ¾ cup all-purpose flour ½ tsp. baking soda ¼ tsp. baking powder ½ tsp. salt 8 tbsp. unsalted butter, at room temperature ½ cup creamy peanut butter ½ cup granulated sugar ½ cup light brown sugar, packed 1 large egg 1 tsp. vanilla extract 1 cup old fashioned oats For the filling:…