How To Make Peanut Butter
Have you ever been in a situation where you feel like your spice or spread is lacking an ingredient? Probably your cream isn’t as minty as you may want it to be or you just want pepper in your peanut butter or something. This week, we shall being focusing on making a couple of our spices at home. Peanut butter is not exactly a spice but if we can have it our way, why not?!
1 1/2 cups peanuts (roaster and salted)
1/2 teaspoon olive oil
Optional: 1 tablespoon raw honey
Optional: Salt to taste
- Process peanuts in food processor or high-powered blender until finely chopped
- While the processor is running, stream in a bit of olive oil
- You may have to turn off processor a minute to remove lid and scrape bottom of bowl to incorporate everything
- Next, stream in honey, if desired
Tip: The essence of this recipe is to make our own spices right? So bear in mind the ingredients you want to come in and add to the peanut before you process.