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3 Delectable Compound Butter Recipes

Compound butter is simply softened butter with flavorings mixed in the butter. Try these three delicious compound butter recipes and impress friends and family with flavored butters.



“Flavored Butters” provides the recipes and techniques for homemade flavored butters. In 50 recipes, author Lucy Vaserfirer offers up ideas that are quick to execute in the kitchen and transformative in the flavor they impart.
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Place the butter in the center of a sheet of parchment paper.
Photo By Lucy Vaserfirer
Bring the top of the parchment over the butter and, holding the bottom of the parchment firmly against the work surface, press into a log using a straight edge.
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Roll the log up in the parchment and twist the ends of the parchment in opposite directions, as if it’s a piece of candy. Refrigerate until firm.
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