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Cows Out to Pasture

½ cup peanut butter 16 graham cracker squares ½ cup marshmallow cream ½ cup shredded coconut, tinted green 24 large marshmallows (3 marshmallows per cow) 24 straight pretzel sticks Tube of black icing Instructions for the cows: Take three pretzel sticks, break each in half. Screw four pretzel stick halves into the bottom of two marshmallows to form the body. Use one pretzel stick half to connect the two [...]

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Jammin’ Peanut Butter Sundae Parfait

There are multiple elements to this recipe – a peanut butter brownie, salted peanut butter caramel sauce, and the jammin’ grape sauce. We love this recipe because you can enjoy the brownie on its own, or combine all the pieces in any way you’d like! Instructions for peanut butter brownies: 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 6 Tablespoons [...]

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Peanut Butter Crispy Treats

Makes 12 treats. 3 tablespoons butter 1 10-oz. packages marshmallows (40 regular marshmallows)* 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter 6 cups crispy rice cereal Melt butter over low heat in a large saucepan. Add marshmallows and stir until completely melted. Remove from heat. Stir in peanut butter until thoroughly combined. Stir in crispy rice cereal until coated. Using waxed paper, evenly press mixture into a 13x9x2-inch [...]

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PB Apple Salad

Ingredients: 6 oz. fat free vanilla yogurt 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter 6 oz. pineapple juice 1 Tbsp. mayonnaise 4 large apples 1/3 cup golden raisins 1/4 cup dry roasted peanuts, coarsely chopped Directions: In a large bowl, whisk together yogurt, peanut butter, pineapple juice and mayonnaise. Core and cube apples. Toss apples and raisins into the dressing until fully coated. Garnish with chopped nuts before serving.

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Far East Peanutty Broccoli

Serves 6 ($0.53 per serving) 1/4 cup creamy or crunchy peanut butter 2 tablespoons hot water 1 tablespoon light soy sauce 1 tablespoon lime juice 1 1/2 teaspoons dark sesame oil 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 3 cups fresh broccoli florets 1/2 cup chopped red bell pepper 1/4 cup sliced green onions 1 clove garlic, crushed 1. Combine peanut butter, hot water, lime juice, soy sauce, sesame [...]

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Peanut Butter Banana Mousse

3/4 cup mashed, ripe banana 3/4 cup creamy peanut butter 8 oz. frozen whipped topping, thawed whipped topping for garnish lightly salted, chopped peanuts, for garnish Beat mashed banana and peanut butter together until smooth. Fold in whipped topping until thoroughly combined. Divide into six dessert dishes and refrigerate for 1 - 2 hours before serving. To serve, garnish with whipped topping and chopped [...]

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