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If you’re like us, you love everything about peanuts. Here, we explore the fun and creative uses of America’s favorite nut, which range from art installations to exciting recipe contests. Meet the world’s most passionate peanut lovers and check out the innovative ways Americans are sharing their love for peanuts. 

3 Socially Distanced Cookie Swap Alternatives

It’s cookie swap season, but due to the pandemic, you might want to keep the in-person “swapping” to a minimum. Don’t worry, because we’ve got you covered. Here’s some ideas to help maintain social distancing while still keeping up with the baking tradition.

These Were the Most Popular Peanut Butter Hacks of 2020

Stocking up on peanut butter encouraged many people to come up with cool and crazy innovations that went viral on social media this year. Here are some of the most popular peanut butter hacks we saw in 2020 that you might try for fun, or to get you through the winter months.

Focus on Flavor and Experience: Here are the Top Trends that Appeal to Gen Z Diners

Gen Z diners are hungry to return to restaurant dining, and operators have an opportunity to woo this generation by focusing on flavors and experiences that appeal to their interests.

Peanut Candies Reign Supreme—Here’s Why

You probably know this already, but peanuts and chocolate pair really well together. Check that—extremely well together. It’s not a coincidence. There’s an explanation for why peanuts are a popular ingredient in candy.

 

Here’s How Peanuts Provide Beauty and Education at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens

At the Atlanta Botanical Gardens, every plant that’s on display has a story behind it. But there was one particular plant that was an interesting part of the horticultural landscape in this year’s edible garden exhibit. Here's why it's more than just a beautiful addition. It's also educational.

Before You Reset Your Clock, Here’s How to Set Your Day for the Time Change

Time changes from Daylight Savings can wreak havoc on your day. Before you reset your clock, consider setting a plan to prepare for the time change. Here’s some tips for setting your day.

 

Why America’s Favorite Spread is Now a “Favourite” Across the Pond

While America’s food preferences have often proven popular with other countries, peanut butter has more frequently been viewed as an exception that doesn’t appeal to most outside of the North American content. That is until recently when peanut butter suddenly overtook jam sales in the United Kingdom. 

6 Socially Distant Ways to Celebrate Spooky Season

It’s that time of year when we don our homes with spider webs, pumpkins, headstones and skeleton bones. But this year’s spooky season is a little different due to the global pandemic. While you can still put on a fun costume, you might be looking for socially distanced activities to do with the family. We've got you covered.

Four New Peanut Product Trends to Watch

Hundreds of new products with peanuts are launched in the U.S. every year by brands and retailers. NPB regularly tracks new products, product line extensions and new varieties. Here are four interesting trends from recent new product launches.

Baking is Made Easy with This Culinary Series from Chef Virginia Willis

It’s baking season! While some people jump at the opportunity to whip up cakes, pastries and confections, for other at-home cooks the thought of baking brings a sense of dread. But you don’t have to be a professional baker or use specialized equipment to make beautiful and delicious food from the oven.

    

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