Have you ever wanted to make your own homemade peanut butter? Did you know it is super easy to do? Well it is! Not only is it fun to make your own, it is nice to know what is in the food you eat. If you are someone watching your salt intake, you could use unsalted peanuts. Someone that likes things a litter sweeter? Simply add some honey to it. As for storing it, you can either use a old peanut butter jar or a glass canning jar. So get your self a jar of peanuts grab your food processor and lets get started.
How To Make Homemade Peanut Butter
Place in food processor and run for about a minute and scrape down sides if necessary. Then process for another 3-4 minutes or until peanut butter has reached desired consistency.
If using salted peanuts, you do not need to add any extra salt. You can add honey if you want a little extra sweetness. If so, add about 1 teaspoon per cup of peanuts. 1 cup of peanuts yields a little over 1/2 cup of peanut butter.
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