Sunday Funday # 10

Herb butter!

Plain butter is amazing. When you add other flavours, it becomes divine!

Here is my herbed butter. It is a good way to extend the life of fresh herbs. This compound butter is delicious on grilled bread, pasta or burgers. Use a little on baked potatoes, meat, vegetables or on anything where regular butter would taste good.

Herb butterI have added parsley, oregano and dill. Dill is a very strong herb but it mellows when it hits warm toast.

This is a very flexible recipe. Take the desired quantity of herbs and butter. If there are more herbs the butter might turn green. Use salted butter, crushed peppers and garlic paste.  Add a dash of lime zest and few drops of lime juice to flavour. Combine everything with room temperature butter in the bowl and mix with a silicone spatula to blend. IMG_1144 MixingTry other herb combinations too!

Roll it!Shape it into a cylindrical piece and wrap it in plastic wrap or parchment paper and store. It stays good in the fridge for a few days and for a longer time in the freezer.

ReadyHerbs in butterButter on toast breadI am going to keep some in my my freezer all the time. I added some on this toasted bread to go with my tomato soup. Very desirable!


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8 Responses to Sunday Funday # 10

  1. Padma says:

    I love this so much…I usually make the garlic one but off late I stopped becoz I just can’t resist anything garlicky;-)…Loved this sridevi:)


  2. coconutcraze says:

    This is so good and makes butter more enjoyable!


  3. sarahjmir says:

    i always see herbed butters and think they look great, this is the first time that I have realized that theyre a good way of extending an herbs shelf life!


  4. coconutcraze says:

    Yeah, those herbs stay preserved and tasty too! Thank you, Sarah!


  5. I just love herbed butter! They are so pretty and make a great culinary statement and are so delicious! Your herbed butter look yummy!

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  6. Looks flavorsome…..

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