Think ice cream has to be a production to make? Think again. Here's an ice cream base so easy you don't even need to cook it.
'Peanut Butter' on Serious Eats
In my experience, if you take cereal and add melted butter and marshmallows you're going to end up with a quick, easy, and crowd-pleasing dessert. But why should Rice Krispies and their generic "crisp rice" counterparts have all the fun? These are some of my favorite cereal treats I've cooked up. What are yours?
When it comes to kick-ass, no-brainer combinations, it doesn't get better than peanut butter and jelly. Ample Hills Creamery: Secrets and Stories from Brooklyn's Favorite Ice Cream Shop swirls a generous portion of peanut butter into a sweet cream ice cream base, then folds in spoonfuls of jelly just before serving.
If you like Chewy Chips Ahoy and peanut butter, these chewy peanut butter chocolate chip cookies will be right up your alley.
There's no reason cereal treats need to be confined to Rice Krispies or their crisp rice generic counterparts. Cereal + butter + marshmallows = delicious. Add chocolate to that mix and hello, easy treatland!
Nearly everyone has a childhood memory involving peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. One Bowl Baking taps into that nostalgia, turning it into snack bars that can be made almost as quickly as a PB&J.
These peanutty bar cookies are jammed with Reese's Pieces on top for an extra pop of chocolate-PB flavor.
Get your peanut butter on with these buttery, honey roasted peanut-y, Captain Crunch Peanut Butter cereal bars.
I'm as Yankee as they come, but I know a good idea when I see one, and the sweet-fizzy-drink-meets-salty-snack mash-up is a good one indeed. Once you accept that the Coke functions as a rootsy, molasses-tinged caramel to coat the peanuts in a way not unlike that northern ballpark snack, the concept goes down easier. But my question last weekend was if the combination could make the transition to ice cream.
Thick and chewy peanut butter oat cookies sandwich a salted honey butter cream filling.
This decadent sandwich cookie takes its inspiration from the New England lunchtime classic, the Fluffernutter (aka a peanut butter and marshmallow creme sandwich).
I became obsessed with combining peanut butter and bananas. Enter the banana peanut butter ice cream sandwich: banana ice cream smooshed between soft but rich peanut butter and oat cookies.
These oatmeal cookies are inspired by the Elvis favorite of peanut butter and bananas, but taken to the next level with chocolate chips.
If you love Drake's Funny Bones, you'll go peanuts over this super rich layer cake.
Moist, chewy, and nostalgic, these bars appeal to just about everyone.
Wanna know the secret to seriously chewy oatmeal bars? Marshmallow.
During my grade school days there was little doubt in my mind as to the supremacy of Monster Cookies. We're talking a face-sized peanut butter and oatmeal confection chock full of M&Ms and chocolate chips. Yes, M&Ms and chocolate chips. Did I mention the oatmeal and the peanut butter? Everything about these cookies was pure goodness.
Scratch the chocolate kiss. Pop one of these addictive little cookies in your mouth to satisfy that chocolate-peanut butter craving.
Signature desserts are a secret plague on my industry. Ask any well-known pastry chef and they'll likely tell you how tired they are of their signature treat. For me that dish was a Peanut Butter Banana Layer Cake, which, a little to my dismay, became a run-away hit.
National Brownie Day is coming up on December 8th. Score major brownie points by baking up a batch of these decadent three layered peanut butter brownies.