Fresh basil leaves and a spoonful of peanut butter
4.84 from 6 votes

Peanut Butter and Basil Sandwich

Peanut butter and basil were meant to be together. That's why I put them in a sandwich. This was great on fresh baguette, but would also be fantastic on regular sandwich bread. This recipe requires less then 5 ingredients and takes 5 minutes to prepare.
Author: Minimalist Baker
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings: 1 (sandwich)
Category: Snack
Cuisine: Vegan
Freezer Friendly No
Does it keep? No


  • 1 small baguette (or two slices of wheat bread*)
  • 1-2 Tbsp natural peanut butter (just peanuts and salt)
  • 1/4 cup fresh basil
  • 1 Tbsp honey or agave (optional)


  1. Toast the baguette or bread lightly (optional) and then layer it with peanut butter, basil, and a drizzle of honey (optional). Devour immediately. Best when fresh.


*This could also be made on a wrap. And you can use gluten-free bread to make this recipe gluten-free.
*Honey is optional but recommended. 
*Eat immediately or make the morning of for lunch.
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*Nutrition information is a rough estimate.

Nutrition Per Serving (1 of 1 sandwich)