Peanut butter has often been thought of as a one-trick pony when it comes to sandwiches, but we're here to dispell that rumor.
Mixing peanut butter with different spices and oils can create savory spreads that take normal sandwiches to the next level. A nice thick layer of undoctored peanut butter can add flavor and protein when paired with the right base ingredients.
To help cure lunchtime disappointment, we've put together six sandwich recipes that prove that peanut butter is made for more than just jelly.
This vegetarian sandwich is made with fresh veggies, crisp apple slices, a nice thick layer of Simply Smooth, and salty feta cheese. While they seem an unlikely pair, PB & feta are a match made in sandwich heaven. Try the Simply Smooth, Kale, and Apple Sandwich.
Peanut Butter Veggie Wrap
This wrap is the perfect choice for vegans, vegetarians, and omnivores alike. This wrap brings the crunch; Simply Crunchy packed with peanut pieces, carrots, cabbage, and fresh red bell pepper. Try the Peanut Butter Veggie Wrap.
Portobella mushrooms are considered the filet mignon of the vegetable world - they're thick, juicy, and full of flavor. Layer on top of a tangy spread made with roasted garlic, red pepper, and Smooth Operator for a sandwich that will make your tastebuds dance. Try the Portabella Sandwiches with Roasted Garlic Red Pepper Peanut Butter Spread.
Peanut Butter Cucumber Sandwich
This sandwich, reminiscent of those tiny finger sandwiches you might find at a sophisticated lunch party, is made with cool cucumber slices and creamy avocado layered on top of bread smeared with a generous amount of spread made with Old Fashioned Smooth mixed with cilantro, onion, garlic, and vinegar. Try the Peanut Butter Cucumber Sandwich.
Roasted Vegetable Sandwich with Garlic Peanut Spread
Old Fashioned Crunchy is turned into a tangy, garlicky peanut spread that melts over warm roasted veggies for a truly hearty sandwich. It’s served on chewy, crusty ciabatta bread to help soak up the juices and provide safe and sturdy transport directly to your mouth. Try the Roasted Vegetable Sandwich with Garlic Peanut Spread.
The Bee's Knees Special
A little sweet, a little tangy, and totally delicious: this sandwich made with grilled chicken, apple jicama slaw, and a generous smear of The Bee's Knees is truly a full meal between two slices of bread. Try The Bee's Knees Special.