Four Fun Ways to Use Peanut Butter on Halloween

Posted on October 23, 2018

When it comes to peanut butter, there are no tricks involved – only treats! Halloween isn’t complete without fun parties, creative costumes, and, of course, tasty treats. This year, however, try opting for some fun and easy-to-make DIY treats with the whole family instead of resorting to the same ol’ bag of candy!

Peanut Butter Cookie Pops

These aren’t your grandmother’s peanut butter cookies. Each cookie holds a special candy surprise of your choice while colored frosting brings them to life, making for a fun (and addicting) Halloween snack! You can find a full list of ingredients and instructions here.

Peanut Butter Eyeballs

Feast your eyes on these! These peanut butter eyeball bites are an easy-to-make sweet and salty snack with a spooky Halloween twist. Complete with a delicious white chocolate coating and topped with the classic taste of M&M’s, they’re simple, yet impossible to resist. Head to the Spruce Eats website for the full list of ingredients and baking directions.

Peanut Butter Cookie Pizza

A sweet twist on a savory classic. This peanut butter cookie pizza is a flavorful combination of peanut butter, chocolate, marshmallows, and M&M’s, all resting on a bed of delicious peanut butter cookies. Get creative by substituting the marshmallows and M&M’s with your own favorite candies. Don’t leave this new classic out of your Halloween festivities this year; get the full list of ingredients and baking directions here! Who doesn’t love a good pizza?

No-Bake Peanut Butter Treats

The last recipe on our list is not only the easiest but one of the tastiest! With peanut butter, oats, honey, vanilla, chocolate chips, and peanut butter pieces, these no-bake treats are the perfect combination of flavors that everyone in the family will love. Once Halloween is over and the costumes have been put away, these quick peanut butter balls also make for great after-school snacks as well! Check out the full recipe and instructions here!

The introduction of peanuts and peanut products into your diet doesn’t have to be hard, and this is the perfect way to start! Buying bags of candy may be easy, but baking your own Halloween treats is a great way to bring the family together to try something new.

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