The problem with my love of peanut butter and the calorie content is that I lack the shut off valve with that stuff. Then pair it with dark chocolate and you may as well as just hand me a spoon and the jar and walk away. Fast!
To say I'm excited by Vitacost's PBSlim Powdered Peanut Butter would be an understatement. The first thing I noticed is this.
Some other awesome facts about PBSlim.
- Gluten Free
- All natural/ zero additives
- 45 calories per serving (2 Tbsp)
I immediately got to work trying out my new PBSlim.
With an apple.
Some people slice their apples. That took far too much time for me. I just put globs of PB Slim on my apple and it tasted delicious!
In my morning smoothie.
PB Slim & Banana Protein Smoothie Recipe:
- 1 scoop of protein powder (your choice)
- 1 banana
- 2 tbsp of PB Slim
- 1 cup of almond milk
Blend, pour into favorite cup, drink and enjoy.
Then to finish it all up, I experimented with some Gluten Free PB & Chocolate Chip cookies.
We're attempting to be a reduced gluten family, so I wanted to experiment with some gluten free cookies. Verdict? YUM!
Gluten Free PB Slim and Chocolate Chip Cookies
- 1/2 cup prepared PB Slim
- 1/2 cup brown sugar
- 1 egg
- 2 tbs tapioca starch
- 10 tbsp of gluten free all purpose flour
- 1 tsp baking soda
- splash of vanilla
- handful of dark chocolate chips
Directions. (so easy)
- Preheat over to 350 degrees.
- Mix the first 7 ingredients well, then add in the chocolate chips.
- Scoop onto baking pan and put in oven for 10-12 minutes.
Disclaimer. I was provided a jar of Vitacost's PB Slim for the purpose of a review. I was not compensated in any other way and was not required to give a positive review. As always, all opinions expressed on my blog are 100% my own.