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Peanut Butter Caramel:

This 3 ingredient peanut butter caramel needs to happen in your kitchen ASAP. And it is super easy to prepare, you’ll be asking yourself, why haven’t I made this sooner?  I always have a stash of this peanut butter caramel in my refrigerator because it is a great addition to a variety of items.

Ingredients you will need for peanut butter caramel:

  1. Organic creamy peanut butter
  2. Vanilla extract
  3. Maple syrup

Preparing the caramel:

Simply mix the 3 ingredients in a bowl until you get a caramel like consistency. And feel free to taste as you go and adjust the sweetness if needed.

How do I store the leftover caramel?

And if you have any leftover peanut butter caramel, simply store in an airtight container in the refrigerator. But I highly suggest making a large batch of this peanut butter caramel. Because it is so delicious and goes well on a variety of items.

How to use the peanut butter caramel:

And there are so many delicious ways to use this peanut butter caramel! But a couple of my favorite ways is making frozen banana snickers or using it as a caramel dip with sliced apples. But it is also great topped on oatmeal, added to smoothies, or just eating it by the spoonfuls.

Check out this vegan date caramel recipe too:

How to Make Vegan Date Caramel

3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Caramel:


  • 1/2 cup organic creamy peanut butter
  • 1/4 cup maple syrup can add more if you like it sweeter
  • 1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract



  • Add ingredients to a bowl
  • Mix until you get a caramel like consistency
  • Taste and adjust sweetness if desired
  • Store in an airtight container in refrigerator