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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. 

Peanuts In Art

Just as a chef can use peanuts as a canvas to create different kinds of delicious dishes, many artists who express themselves in different mediums have incorporated the legume into their work. The following are examples of how peanuts have inspired some artists.

Peanut Butter Addiction

While I’m not in any recognized self-help program, I do realize that I am, and have been, a confirmed peanut butter addict. My dear mother probably didn’t realize that her simple act of making something for my brown paper bag lunch could lead me to a lifelong quest for more.

Looking For a Reason to Party? There’s a (Peanut) Day for That!

JANUARY 23, 2015--ATLANTA--Many foods have a day or week set aside to honor them. But perhaps no food has more celebrations planned year in and year out than the mighty peanut. And National Peanut Butter Day on Saturday kicks off the fun.

Fond Memories—Julia Child and Peanut Butter

She is most remembered for bringing French cuisine to the American public with her groundbreaking cookbook, “Mastering the Art of French Cooking.” Yet—foodies, bloggers and reporters who observed her when she was out of the limelight remember her affection for a beloved American food—peanut butter.

    

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