7 Almond Butter Alternatives for Holiday Baking [Recipes]

Posted on : December 16th, 2016


If you’re allergic to peanuts or other tree nuts, holiday baking may seem like a holiday hassle to you. The thought of having to reluctantly accept goodies from neighbors, bypass the plate of cookies at a holiday party, or risk picking out the peanuts, leaves you feeling like nothing more than a Grinch. Don’t let your nut allergy steal the deliciousness of the season away from you. Now you can have your cake (and cookies and fudge) and eat it too because we’ve compiled 7 tasty recipes made with almond butter.

Almond Butter Honey Cake from Food 52

Imagine a warm almond butter sandwich, with honey, made on whole-grain bread with browned crusts. It’s a late afternoon kind of cake, not a decadent airy cake meant for a birthday party.

Almond Butter Quinoa Blondies from Eating Well

People likely won’t even notice that these delicately nutty, just a little chocolaty, blondies are gluten-free.

Flourless Oatmeal Almond Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies from Meaningful Eats

These cookies are just about as easy as cookies get! They only take a few minutes to throw together and they are crispy on the outside and chewy in the center.

Easy Almond Butter Fudge from Something Swanky for the Almond Board of California

Created by blogger Ashton Swank of Something Swanky for the Almond Board of California, this smooth, quick and easy fudge is a decadent and crave-able treat you can enjoy all year round.

Almond Butter Cupcakes with Mocha Buttercream from Pastry Affair

The cupcakes are made with almond butter, which lends a texture to the cupcake that is both light and dense, while just barely sticking to the roof of your mouth.

Almond Butter Chocolate Chunk Banana Break {Paleo} from Paleo Running Momma

This healthy Almond Butter Chocolate Chunk Banana Bread is the perfect combination of moist, rich, and sweet on the inside with a crusty outside, plus plenty of chocolate chunks throughout!

Almond Butter Coconut Truffle No-Bake Cookies from Maisie Jane’s

These protein-packed delicious no-bake cookies are sure to not only boost your energy level but will hold over your appetite as well.


You can find more savory recipes made with Maisie Jane’s almond butter here or order it from our online store and have it sent straight to your door.

Almond Butter Recipes

Why choose almond products from Maisie Jane’s? Maisie Jane’s California Sunshine Products, Inc. was founded on strong beliefs and passion for offering unique, flavorful, top-quality, almond products. We strongly believe in earth-friendly practices that start on our family owned and operated orchards. We use Organic farming practices and continue in the process by using all natural ingredients with no preservatives or GMOs. We believe in honest, friendly, and helpful customer relations at all levels. We take pride in every task, every day, with every person.