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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. 

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. 

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.

Travel with Your Tastebuds with These 4 Dishes from Around the World

Exploring other countries and cultures around the world is a multisensory experience. Your memories are a collection of the things that you see, smell, touch, taste and hear along the journey. Here’s 4 foods from around the world to satisfy at least one of your senses until you can start trotting the globe again.

Did You Know That There Are 4 Different Types of Peanuts?

There are four types of peanuts are grown in the U.S. Do you know what they are, where they're grown, or the difference between them? Here's everything you need to know about peanut varieties in the U.S.

Author Q&A: Sophie Egan on How to be a Conscious Eater

To eat consciously is not about diets, fads, or hard-and-fast rules. It’s about having straightforward, accurate information to make smart, thoughtful choices amid the chaos of conflicting news and marketing hype. Find out more in this Q&A with author, Sophie Egan.

Food Trends: Peanuts and the Gen Z POV

When it comes to food trends, Gen Z is putting their money where their mouth is. While it’s too soon to tell how the global pandemic will influence Gen Z’s long-term attitudes and behaviors, here’s a look at their current point of view on food—and what it means for peanuts.

         

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