Whether in the spotlight or paired perfectly in a dish, peanuts and peanut butter are an asset on menus across the country. See how peanuts go from sweet to savory, breakfast to late night, nutritious to indulgent. Be inspired to create your own one-of-a-kind dish with these unique and delicious items.
Field peas, peanuts, charred tomato and pepper, ricotta and mint
Restaurant: Miller Union
Another Night in Bangkok
Restaurant: Dog Haus
Description: Spicy Thai red currywurst, peanut sauce, asian slaw, crushed peanuts
Oxtail Stew and Rice
Restaurant: MW Restaurant
Location: Honolulu, HI
Description: Stuffed oxtail roulade on beef stew risotto, peanuts and mushrooms
Banana Zuppa Inglese
Location: New Orleans
Description: Banana cake, creme cotta mousse and peanut brittle
Boiled Peanut Martini
Restaurant: Smoke Ring
Description: Vodka and house boiled peanut juice, garnished with Cajun spices on the rim.
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Header image: Udon noodles, braised pork, peanut sauce, The Cecil, Harlem