Peanut Butter Bread

Total Time

Prep: 15 min. Bake: 50 min. + cooling


1 loaf (12 pieces)

Updated: Jun. 30, 2023
Slices of this yummy peanut butter bread are great spread with grape jelly. Kids will ask for it along with a big glass of milk for an after-school snack. —Linda Muir, Big Lake, Minnesota
Peanut Butter Bread Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 large egg, room temperature
  • 1 cup whole milk
  • 3/4 cup peanut butter
  • Grape jelly, optional


  1. Preheat oven to 350°. In a large bowl, whisk flour, sugar, baking powder and salt. In another bowl, whisk egg, milk and peanut butter until smooth; stir into flour mixture just until combined. Pour into a greased 8x4-in. loaf pan.
  2. Bake until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean, 50-60 minutes. Cool for 10 minutes before removing from pan to a wire rack. If desired, serve with jelly.
Peanut Butter-Reduced fat/Generic
Reduced-fat peanut butter is not recommended for this recipe.

Nutrition Facts

1 piece: 212 calories, 9g fat (2g saturated fat), 18mg cholesterol, 360mg sodium, 26g carbohydrate (8g sugars, 1g fiber), 7g protein.