Shallot Herb Butter

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Shallot Herb Butter

This is a great herb butter to complement chicken, vegetables, steak, fish and bread; the options are unlimited!

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Shallot Herb Butter Cooking tips:

Slicing butter into tablespoons allow for butter to reach room temperature 10x’s faster. If you cannot find a shallot use 4 cloves of garlic. Only use unsalted butter, this helps you control the amount of salt in your butter. Have fun mixing different herbs in the butter too!

Can you make ahead?

Freezer: Add the butter to wax paper and roll into a log shape. Place in a freezer storage bag. Keep in freezer. Place in fridge 1 day before you plan to use.

Fridge: Add the butter to wax paper and roll into a log shape or place in an airtight container. Place in fridge 1 month max.

flatbread with shallot butter

Recipe Video:

Substitution Options:

Try using rosemary, thyme, basil, cilantro or mint to create different flavor herb butters.

what to serve with Shallot Herb Butter?

Meal Ideas:

Recipe:

flatbread with shallot butter
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Shallot Herb Butter

Tips for success: Slicing butter into tablespoons allow for butter to reach room tempearture 10x's faster. If you cannot find a shallot use 4 cloves of garlic. Only use unsalted butter, this helps you control the amount of salt in your butter. Have fun mixing different herbs in the butter too!
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American, Southern
Keyword herb butter
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 8 persons

Equipment

  • Dry measuring spoons
  • Chef knife
  • Cutting board
  • Small bowl

Ingredients

  • 1 stick unsalted butter room temperature
  • 1 small shallot chopped fine
  • ¼ teaspoon kosher salt
  • 2 sprigs Italian parsley chopped fine

Instructions

  • In a medium bowl add the butter, shallots, kosher salt and parsley, stir to combine and serve at room temperature. Butter will be good for 7 days.

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