Have the World Eating Out of Your Hand: 10 Party Foods Made with Peanuts

There’s nothing like a nutty dish at your party

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All this goodness is squeezed into one tart.

You may choose to serve dishes that include nuts because of their incredible health benefits, or you may just want to include them because they’re just so damn good. We’re sharing a few recipes you should serve at your next party.

Have the World Eating Out of Your Hand: 10 Party Foods Made with Peanuts

As a host, one thing you should know is peanut allergies are a very common food allergy. Once all of your invites are in and your guest list is confirmed, contact each attendee to make sure they can all consume peanuts. This will help you finalize your menu and any make any needed revisions to accommodate your guests. The last thing you want is for a guest to become nauseous, break out in hives, or have trouble breathing.

Once you have everyone cleared, consider making Easy Shrimp Pad Thai. For more sweeter nutty classic, serve Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups — they are always a hit. See a few more party foods made with peanuts below.

Apple Peanut Butter Cookies

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There is nothing like apples and peanut butter baked to perfection.

Tired of chocolate chip, macadamia nut, and plain old sugar cookies? Then try these apple peanut butter cookies, rich with a touch of fruitiness. — Taste of Home

Click here for Apple Peanut Butter Cookies recipe.

Bacon-Peanut-Butter-Chocolate Fries

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These fries are finger-licking good.

If you’re hosting a cocktail party with passed hors d'oeuvres, this dessert is one of the most perfect and delicious finger foods to cap off the night.


Click here for Bacon-Peanut-Butter-Chocolate Fries recipe.