Almond butter is the delicious, creamy, nutty delight that every recipe needs. It’s not just a peanut-free alternative to peanut butter, it’s an amazing ingredient in itself! It’s a wonderful addition to both sweet and savory recipes, as well as everything in between. What are you waiting for? Get started on trying these 15 easy almond butter recipes from our Food Monster App!
1. One-Bowl Almond Butter Banana Bread
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This One-Bowl Almond Butter Banana Bread by Cara Carin tastes incredible and it’s incredibly simple to make. This hearty loaf combines bananas with almonds butter and walnuts to make a dense, moist, and nourishing bread. It’s the perfect quick breakfast or a mid-afternoon snack.
2. Paleo Thai Noodles
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These flavorful and crunchy Paleo Thai Noodles from Daniela Modesto are just what you need for dinner tonight! The crunch from the vegetables and cashews mixed with the gooey creaminess from the almond butter and tahini, will hopefully make you swoon.
3. Nougat Cinnamon Cupcakes
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Adding some sugar sprinkles and edible glitter on top just makes these Nougat Cinnamon Cupcakes from Kirsten Kaminski even more decadent and beautiful. Despite the looks these cupcakes are actually super easy to make and take no time at all. The cupcakes themselves are ready in no more than 20 minutes and once the frosting has firmed up in the fridge you got yourself some delicious cupcakes!
4. Almond Butter and Smashed Raspberry Stuffed French Toast
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French toast is always a very comforting breakfast when growing up. This Almond Butter and Smashed Raspberry Stuffed French Toast from Happy Food by Bettina Campolucci Bordi is a version that includes a spark of freshness from the berries along with some indulgence and creaminess from the nut butter.
5. Spicy Chocolate Almond Butter Tahini Cups
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This recipe is the healthy-ish answer to your chocolate prayers. These elegant Spicy Chocolate Almond Butter Tahini Cups from Joanne Lee are filled with a creamy, rich mixture of tahini, almond butter, and a dash of cayenne to give them little something extra. Plus, they are really simple to make and store well in the freezer.
6. Almond Butter Roasted Tofu with Mango Avocado Salad
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This recipe is ridiculously pretty on a plate, while also being super healthy and very summery. This low-carb recipe combines almond butter roasted tofu wth a fresh mango salad. Even if you don’t like mixing your sweet and savory, you’ll still love this Almond Butter Roasted Tofu with Mango Avocado Salad from Medha Swaminathan. Something about mango (and most nut butters) works so well in savory dishes- you’ve gotta give it a go!
7. Chocolate Cake
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This Chocolate Cake with creamy chocolate frosting from Molly Patrick is so soft and fluffy and packed full of rich chocolate flavor. You will fall in love with this cake. You will also be amazed that it is oil and vegan butter free!
8. Crispy Thai Almond Butter Tofu
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Want Thai flavor without the peanuts? Try this simple, delicious crispy tofu coated in Thai almond butter sauce! Creamy almond butter stands in for the classic peanut butter in a sauce with spicy, sweet, umami flavor. It’s the perfect sauce for this crispy baked tofu or for noodles. You’ll love this Crispy Thai Almond Butter Tofu from Melanie Sorrentino!
9. No-Bake Almond Butter Cream Bars
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These are the lightest, creamiest dessert bars ever — just wait until you take the first bite. These No-Bake Almond Butter Cream Bars from Melanie Sorrentino feature an oat and date crust (no extra sweetener needed) and a light, creamy almond butter and coconut cream filling. You can let them sit out so the topping takes on a light texture or serve them frozen, so they’re essentially like ice cream. Drizzle on some chocolate and dig in.
10. Spicy Almond Butter Sweet Potato Noodle Bowls
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11. Chocolate Chip Almond Butter Cookies
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These will be hands down your favorite cookie recipe yet! They won’t last long, especially if you have some almond mylk to dunk ’em in. Check out these Chocolate Chip Almond Butter Cookies from Harriet Porterfield!
12. Creamy Almond Butter Tomato Pasta
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This is a pasta sauce recipe that is easy to make and only requires 15 minutes preparation. It’s much creamier than your average tomato sauce due to two special ingredients: Nutritional yeast and almond butter. If you haven’t tried nut butter with pasta, you’ve been missing out! Get started with this Creamy Almond Butter Tomato Pasta from Laura Grosch.
13. Chia Oatmeal Cookies
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14. Almond Butter Swirl Brownies
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With melted chocolate and a swirl of almond butter baked right in, these Almond Butter Swirl Brownies from Logan Dunn & Lexus Osman are extra moist, fudgy, and all around everything you could ever want from a brownie.
15. Almond Butter Cups
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Love these easy almond butter recipes and want more almond recipes? Check out 10 Dairy-Free Chocolate Almond Recipes and our Almond Archives! Don’t forget to check out our Food Monster App, which is available for iPhone, and can also be found on Instagram and Facebook. The app has more than 15,000 plant-based, allergy-friendly recipes, and subscribers gain access to new recipes every day.
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