Peanut allergies can be very serious, and never fun for anyone who suffers from them. Many might think that with a peanut allergy, you have to miss out on delicious treats but nowadays, that isn’t the case! Here are some peanut butter alternatives that you can consume safely, along with recipes to satisfy your nut butter craving!
Peanut Butter Alternatives
Almond butter has a good source of omega-6 fatty acids and a better source of omega-3 fatty acids than peanut butter. Almonds are one of the healthiest nuts to consume because it has the highest concentration of nutrients per calorie and ounce.
- Flourless Oatmeal Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies
- Overnight Steel-Cut Oats with Almond Butter & Honey
- Gluten Free Maple Doughnuts with Almond Butter Glaze
- Almond Butter Cupcakes with Mocha Buttercream
- Almond Butter Soba Noodles with Garlic Shrimp
- Miso Almond Sauce
- Broccoli Salad with Almond and Chile Dressing
Sunflower Seed Butter
If you need to keep away from all nuts in general, sunflower butter is a great alternative.
Cashew butter can be considered more of a treat than something you’d spread on sandwich because of how rich and decadent it is. Nevertheless, it’s a wonderful option to avoid peanuts.
- Spicy Sweet Potato Cashew Cakes with Cilantro-Lime Cream
- Coconut Cashew Chicken Satay
- Spinach-Cashew Pesto
Pumpkin Seed Butter
Pumpkin seed butter is considered a super food because of packing a ton of protein, fiber, potassium and beta-carotene.
Soy butters are safe for schools and try to mimic peanut butter as much as possible. Perfect for anyone with a nut allergy!
Sesame Butter (Tahini)
Sesame seeds are a great source of nutrients including calcium, magnesium, iron and fiber. Perfect for a mature palate, and healthy too!
With so many available recipes using alternative nut butters, peanut allergy sufferers don’t have to miss out anymore! From sweet to savory and everything in between there’s a recipe for you. In need of supplies to whip up your own nut butter recipes? Shop our wide variety of utensils, bakery supplies and more! Contact a Product Consultant for help, or chat with them live now!