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Herb butters can be quite expensive if purchased at a deli or market. A frugal way to enjoy delicious flavored butter is to make your own. It's this simple.
The ingredients for each butter flavor are simply mixed well together and chilled, covered, for at least 30 minutes for the flavors to blend. They can also be frozen and then thawed in the refrigerator for later use if desired.
Perfect for Irish Soda Bread!
Extra yummy on waffles, warm biscuits, warm corn bread and for baked sweet potatoes
By Deeli from Richland, WA
Place pecans in a single layer in a shallow dish.
Bake for 5 - 7 minutes at 350 degrees F. until the pecans are toasted.
Stir pecans into the remaining ingredients until blended.
Chill until ready to serve (Keeps for 1 week in refrigerator or 3 months in freezer).
Source: 2007 recipe card
By Robyn Fed from Tri-Cities, TN
A very delicately flavored butter made especially for tea-parties, bridal and baby showers. It can be tinted with food coloring to match the
Since a frugal lifestyle is a creative lifestyle, making herb butter at home is an affordable way to add a little gourmet touch to your frugal meals.
The base for all six butters is 8 oz. of softened butter (margarine can be used, but is not as good).
Mix all ingredients well and chill. Remove from refrigerator a few minutes before serving.
Beat together sugar, syrup and butter. Add beaten egg yolk. Serve with pancakes, waffles, toast, french toast, etc. Refrigerate when not using.
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Almost all of these butters both in seasoned butters and in herbed butters sound yummy, but I don't know what to put them on. What would these flavors of seasoned butters be used for?
By Donna S.
Vegetables, sandwiches, bread bowls for salads. Mac and cheese side dish.
The possibilities are endless. You can use them on pasta, rice, meats, vegetables, breads, potatoes and in soups and sauces.
If they are sweet seasoned (honey, maple, citrus, cinnamon, etc) you can use them on toast, waffles, bisquits, etc.
I am looking fot a recipe for pecan honey butter.
Judy W. from San Angelo, TX
Pecan Honey Butter
Butters for biscuits, rolls, other bread, waffles, pancakes or for grilled pork or fish.
2 1/3 cups 5 min 5 min prep
1 1/2 cups butter, softened
1 cup light olive oil
1/2 cup honey
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 cup chopped fresh pecans
Blend first 4 ingredients. Fold in pecans.
Refigerate in a airtight container.
I'm looking for cookies using ground pecans. honey and with no crust, glaze on top
Make a sweet treat that everyone will love to spread on some toast. Try these delicious honey butter recipes.
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Mix together and use like butter to spread onto toast, bagels, etc.
By Barb from Sioux Falls, SD