9 Gourmet Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich Recipes

For a lot of us, the peanut butter and jelly sandwich is a childhood favorite. As an adult, I still find myself craving a good peanut butter and jelly sandwich from time to time.

When I was younger, something I loved to do was grill my peanut butter and jelly sandwich. By grilled, I simply mean preparing the sandwich as if it were a grilled cheese… only using peanut butter and jelly.

I loved being in the kitchen as a child, and I was always thinking of ways I could make my favorite foods taste better. If you haven’t had a grilled peanut butter and jelly sandwich, you’re missing out and should try one right now.

They are warm, decadent, and absolutely delicious. If you want to take it to another level, use Biscoff Cookie Butter instead of peanut butter. You’re welcome.

If you love a good peanut butter and jelly from time to time, try switching things up by making a gourmet pb&j sandwich. These recipes put a gourmet spin on a classic sandwich that you’ll love. Enjoy.

1. Deep-Fried Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich

Deep fried gourmet peanut butter and jelly

These deep-fried peanut butter and jelly sandwiches may not be good for you, but they definitely taste good. Get the recipe from Leite’s Culinaria.

2. Peanut Butter and Rhubarb Jelly French Toast Sandwich

Peanut Butter Rhubarb Jelly

If you love French toast and peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, combine the two to make these peanut butter and rhubarb jelly French toast sandwiches. Get the recipe from Half Baked Harvest.

3. Peanut Butter and Jelly Brie Sandwiches

Peanut Butter and Jelly Brie Sandwich

These pb&j brie sandwiches scream gourmet. They include your classic ingredients of peanut butter and jelly. However, they are taken to the next level when you add brie cheese to the mix. Get the recipe from Healthy Nibbles.

4. Peanut Butter and Jelly Banana Pancake Sandwich

Peanut butter and jelly sandwich pancake

If you have leftover pancakes on hand, you can use them to make these peanut butter and jelly banana pancake sandwiches. Get the recipe from The Bakermama.

5. Grilled Peanut Butter and Pomegranate Sandwich

Grilled peanut butter and jelly

I never considered adding pomegranates to my peanut butter sandwich, but I’m definitely willing to try it after discovering this recipe for grilled peanut butter and pomegranate sandwiches. Update: Recipe no longer available. You can try this Peanut Butter and Pomegranate Toast from EatingWell.

6. Grilled Peanut Butter and Jelly With Bacon, Apple, and Pomegranate

Grilled Gourmet Peanut Butter and Jelly

Make your peanut butter and jelly more filling by trying this recipe. This indulgent sandwich includes peanut butter, jelly, bacon, apple, and pomegranate. Get the recipe from Food52.

7. Fried Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich

Fried gourmet peanut butter and jelly

This fried peanut butter and jelly sandwich is prepared Monte Cristo style. Meaning after the sandwich is put together, it’s dipped into an egg and milk batter and cooked like French toast. Get the recipe from Mom Dot.

8. The Ultimate Strawberry Peanut Butter and Jelly

This ultimate strawberry peanut butter and jelly includes fresh strawberries, taking a classic sandwich to the next level. Get the recipe from Tried and Tasty.

9. Peanut Butter and Jelly French Toast

You’re going to love this peanut butter and jelly French toast recipe. It’s so easy to make and tastes wonderful. Get the recipe from Taste of Home.

I hope you’ve enjoyed this collection of gourmet peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. Try one of these recipes to jazz up your classic pb&j sandwich.

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