Try all our nutritious and versatile appetizers and side recipes made from high-quality USA peanuts. Feeling hungry? Many of these recipes can be used as entrées as well.

Appetizers and Sides (14 recipes)

Bok Choy with Peanuts
Bok Choy with Peanuts
A member of the cabbage family, bok choy is widely available in grocery stores and often found in Asian cuisine. Serve with steamed brown...
Campfire Couscous
Campfire Couscous
This healthy and easy-to-prepare couscous will satisfy your crew in a flash, and clean-up is a breeze. Prepared ahead of time, it’s a great...
Cheesy Peanut Puff Pastry Straws
Cheesy Peanut Puff Pastry Straws
Don’t feel guilty about the simplicity of these hors d’oeuvres– they’re sure to be a big hit and get devoured in a flash. It’s important to finely...
Fig, Pear and Peanut Bruschetta
Fig, Pear and Peanut Bruschetta
Appetizers that are both tasty and easy to make can be hard to come by. This one’s a breeze as it uses just a few ingredients and is ready in mere...
Ginger Beef Potstickers
Ginger Beef Potstickers
The perfect side with a stir fry or a scrumptious hors d’oeuvre for the holiday season. Coupled with a zesty peanut dipping sauce, these...
Herb and Peanut Goat Cheese Log
Herb and Peanut Goat Cheese Log
The combination of goat cheese and sundried tomatoes is a tasty combination that's ideal for entertaining. If you’re having just a few guests, half...
Herbed Quinoa with Spicy Roasted Squash, Pear and Pomegranate
Herbed Quinoa with Spicy Roasted Squash, Pear and Pomegranate
Delicious warm or cold, this dish is the ideal lunchtime leftover. The crunch of peanuts and fresh burst of pomegranate make for a fresh and tasty...
Oven Roasted Winter Vegetables
Oven Roasted Winter Vegetables
Vegetables and peanuts come together to create a delicious and comforting menu option this winter. Oven roasted vegetables are great as a main...
PB and Roasted Strawberry Canapés
PB and Roasted Strawberry Canapés
This reduced-sugar twist on the classic PB&J sandwich was created for those who live with diabetes – and those who simply love this lunchtime...
Peanut Power Meatballs
Peanut Power Meatballs
This delicious spin on meatballs is reminiscent of the popular and irresistible peanut butter and burger combo. Full of protein, these meatballs are...
Roasted Stuffed Peppers
Roasted Stuffed Peppers
No one can resist peppers stuffed with basmati rice, corn, peas and peanuts. Serve this dish at your next potluck, or wow your family...
Seared Shrimp Tortilla Bites
Seared Shrimp Tortilla Bites
Nothing beats an appetizer that looks fancy and doesn’t require a whole lot of work. Large shrimp size varies so the yield may vary slightly. If...
Spicy Peanut Chicken Wings
Spicy Peanut Chicken Wings
There's something about watching a game while eating wings that just can't be beat. Be sure to have plenty of napkins on hand when you settle in to...
Thai Peanut Chicken Pops
Thai Peanut Chicken Pops
These hand-held easy-to-eat nibbles are perfect for any party. If there are any leftovers, they’re excellent rolled in a wrap for lunch the next...