How many peanuts in a jar of peanut butter?

Answer A 12-ounce jar of peanut butter contains about 540 peanuts, according to the National Peanut Board. Peanut butter is a popular food in the United States, with Americans spending almost $800 million... Read More »

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How many peanuts produce 1 tsp. of peanut butter?

According to the National Peanut Board, it takes about 540 peanuts to make one 12-ounce jar of peanut butter. Since a 12-ounce jar contains about 64 teaspoons of peanut butter, 1 teaspoon of peanut... Read More »

How many peanuts does it take to make a 16 oz. jar of peanut butter?

Depending on the size and type of the peanuts, a 16 oz. jar of peanut butter requires anywhere from 500 to 1,100 shelled peanuts. Because peanut butter requires about an ounce of ingredients beside... Read More »

Does Skippy make its peanut butter with PCA peanuts?

Skippy Peanut Butter, distributed by Unilever of Canada, is not made from peanuts from Peanut Corporation of America (PCA). During a 2009 recall of PCA peanuts, the U.S. Food and Drug Administrati... Read More »

How many peanuts does it take to make one pound of peanut butter?

On its "Fun Facts" web page, the National Peanut Board suggests that approximately 540 peanuts go into 12 ounces of peanut butter. As there are 16 ounces in a pound, about 700 peanuts go into a pou... Read More »