Peanut butter is well known for its delicious taste that it offers to its consumer. But how much are you sure about the purity of the peanut butter which you’ve just purchased now from the market? Definitely, you might not be sure about 100% purity of peanut butter which you consume daily with your meal. However, you can also make peanut butter at your home with 100% purity and satisfaction. Here is a recipe for making 1 quart of peanut butter which you can further modify on the basis of your requirements:-
Ingredients And Equipments To Be Used For Homemade Peanut Butter:
For making 1 quart of peanut butter at home, you’ll need 2 cups of raw or roasted peanut, 1-2 tablespoon of vegetable oil and little quantity of salt as per your taste requirement. In equipment, you’ll need a spatula, a bowl and a blender or a food processor to cook the butter.
Here Are The 5 Steps To Make Peanut Butter At Home:
Shell The Peanuts:-
If you’re using shelled peanut then it is fine but if you’re using unshelled peanuts then first you’ll require to shell them. After having your peanuts shelled, take them outside followed by blowing them into the bowl so that their skin will float away.
Add Peanuts To The Blender:-
Now set up your food processor or blender having metal food processor blade attached to it and then add 2 cups of roasted or raw peanuts into it.
Chop Your Peanuts:-
Now you’ll need to chop up the peanuts for around 2-3 minutes continuously by covering the bowl with your processor lid Repeat this step unless the mixture in the bowl becomes finely chopped. Now mix the peanut mixture by scraping down the food processor bowl so that un-chopped peanut will get chopped in next chopping process.
Add Vegetable Oil:-
Now add vegetable oil to the chopped finished peanut mixture. Mix 1 tablespoon of oil to the peanut mixture by using a fork in a separate bowl. Now add small amount of salt as per your taste to the prepared butter. You can also add some sugar or 1 tsp of honey in case you’re fond of eating sweet butter.
Store In A Cool Place:-
You peanut butter is now completely ready to preserve. But, before eating them, it is always recommended to store it in a refrigerator for sometime so that its fragrance and freshness will last for a long time.