Hot and Spicy Peanut Butter

Dana Ramsey


I came across a recipe on here that required a peanut butter called The Heat is On Peanut Butter. Well I could not find it in any of our local stores and to order a jar online would have cost me $6.00 plus shipping. Well here is a recipe that is a copy-cat of the Heat is On Peanut Butter. I tried it in my cookie recipe that required peanut butter. Wow those cookies have some heat and my hubby loved them.

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1 jar(s)
(16.3 oz.) peanut butter - creamy or chunky
3 tsp
chili powder
3 tsp
cayenne peppercrushed red pepper flakes
2 tsp
hot hungarian paprika

How to Make Hot and Spicy Peanut Butter


  • 1Mix all the ingredients together in a bowl then place back into the peanut butter jar. Let the jar sit overnight to allow the flavors to marry.
  • 2Notes: You can use less of the spices or more depending on your tolerance for heat. Use in any recipe that calls for peanut butter.

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About Hot and Spicy Peanut Butter

Course/Dish: Spreads
Main Ingredient: Nuts
Regional Style: American