Are you looking for the best peanut butter pie ever? Well, you are starting to read some exciting words that are sure to have your mouth watering. After all, we have already said “peanut butter pie.” Secondly, we are sure this recipe will become one of your favorites. Using Betsy’s Best Gourmet Cinnamon Peanut Butter, Betsy has created an absolutely tantalizing, flavorful dessert. It is craveable, for sure.
So, is this dessert going to blow up your calorie intake? Nope! Betsy, a registered dietitian has figured out how to cut the heavy calories and sugar. Peanut butter lovers, REJOICE!! Betsy’s Best PB pie will be #LoveAtFirstTaste and you won’t have to feel so guilty about satisfying your cravings!
Pie Crust Ingredients:
2 1/2 cup graham cracker crumbs (about 18 sheets)
3 Tbsp coconut oil
Peanut Butter Pie Filling
2 T vanilla yogurt or dairy free coconut yogurt
1 cup Betsy’s Best Gourmet Peanut Butter
2 tsp vanilla
1 Tbsp coconut oil
1/4 cup peanuts
Cream Cheese Topping
1-8oz pkg cream cheese or dairy free cream cheese, softened
1 c whipped topping or diary free coconut whipped topping
6 drops of liquid stevia or 1 pkg of stevia (optional) or 1/4 c powdered sugar
Peanut Butter Cups
3/4 c dark chocolate chips
1 Tbsp coconut oil
1/2 c Betsy’s Best Peanut Butter
Step By Step Directions For The Best Peanut Butter Pie Recipe:
Step 1: In a food processor, pulse graham crackers until they are crumbs. Transfer to a bowl. Meanwhile combine coconut oil and Betsy’s Best Cinnamon Peanut Butter and stir to combine. Mix with graham crackers until incorporated and press into a pie plate. Place in the refrigerator to set while making the filling.
Step 2: In a blender or food processor add all of the filling ingredients except for the peanuts and blend until smooth and creamy. Remove pie crust from the fridge and place filling ingredients in the crust and sprinkle peanuts on top. Place back in the fridge to set while making the topping.
Step 3: Clean out the blender and next ad all of the topping ingredients and blend until smooth. Remove pie from the fridge and place topping on top. Garnish with additional nuts or *Betsy’s Best peanut butter cups.
Step 4: – Make your homemade peanut butter cups: Prep a mini muffin tin with paper cups. Melt dark chocolate and coconut oil in a double broiler or in a pot on the stove at a low temp. Stir constantly and be careful not to burn. Once the chocolate has melted, place a small amount (1 tsp) in the bottom of the muffin cup. Allow to cool or place in the freezer for a couple of minutes. Top the chocolate with 1 tsp Betsy’s Best Gourmet Peanut Butter then add 1 tsp chocolate on top. Place back in the freezer to cool for another couple of minutes. Pop them out of the muffin paper cups and enjoy!
Step 5: Chop your homemade PB cups and add to the top of the pie as garnish
Step 6: Enjoy your slice of the best peanut butter pie and be sure to share!
Betsy knows the importance of healthy eating, but she has a sweet tooth, too! She also knows how to put together amazing dessert recipes that feature healthy ingredients. After you try the best peanut butter pie you’ve ever tasted, we know you’ll be back here for more of Betsy’s scrumptious recipes.