Celebrate National Peanut Butter Lovers Month
November is “National Peanut Butter Lovers Month”, and one thing is for sure, peanut butter does stick to the roof of your mouth! I always like peanut butter, and what kids’ lunch box doesn’t contain a peanut butter and jelly sandwich once in a while. And let’s not forget Elvis’ signature peanut butter and banana sandwich.
Here’s more from peanutbutterlovers.com:
“Whether you enjoy it classically with jelly or eclectically with pickles as the New York Times recently featured, there are countless ways to enjoy peanut butter during National Peanut Butter Lovers Month! In fact, during November, Americans will celebrate by eating more than 65 million pounds of peanut butter!”
Here are some fun facts from nationalpeanutboard.org:
It takes about 540 peanuts to make a 12-ounce jar of peanut butter.
There are enough peanuts in one acre to make 30,000 peanut butter sandwiches. Find out how peanuts grow.
By law, any product labeled “peanut butter” in the United States must be at least 90 percent peanuts.
Peanuts account for two-thirds of all snack nuts consumed in the USA.
Americans spend almost $800 million a year on peanut butter.”
If you’d like to explore other ways to enjoy peanut butter like no-bake peanut butter energy squares, peanut butter cookie oatmeal, peanut butter crispy treats or a peanut butter sundae parfait, got to peanutbutterlovers.com for recipes.