Recipe courtesy of Laura Calder
Episode: The Butter Show
Print
Maitre d'Hotel Butter
Total:
2 hr 5 min
Prep:
5 min
Inactive:
2 hr
Yield:
8 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
2 hr 5 min
Prep:
5 min
Inactive:
2 hr
Yield:
8 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup/110 g unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon chopped fresh parsley
  • 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard, optional
  • Pinch paprika or cayenne pepper
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper

Directions

Beat the butter, lemon juice, parsley, mustard, paprika and salt and pepper together. Roll into a sausage in parchment paper and chill. Serve rounds on grilled or poached fish or meats. 

Other compound butter ideas... 

Horseradish Butter: Mix 3 tablespoons horseradish with 1/2 cup/125 g butter, salt and pepper. 

Sun-Dried Tomato and Basil Butter: Mix 6 to 8 sun-dried tomatoes, drained and chopped finely, and 1 tablespoon chopped basil with 1/2 cup/125 g butter, salt and pepper. 

Fresh Herb Butter: Mix 1 tablespoon each of chopped dill, parsley, thyme, chives, mint and basil, and the zest of 1 lemon with 1/2 cup/125 g butter, salt and pepper.

Categories:

Trending Videos 7 Videos

Get the Recipe

Gabriele's Limoncello 01:28

Gabriele shares his family recipe for a delicious summertime libation.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Escargots in Garlic and Parsley Butter

Recipe courtesy of Philippe Bertineau

Peanut Butter Cookie Cake

Recipe courtesy of Dorothy Kern

Peanut Butter Pie Fudge

Recipe courtesy of Z. Cioccolato

Sauteed Portobello Mushrooms with Garlic and Butter

Recipe courtesy of Patti LaBelle

Bal's No-Butter Chicken

Recipe courtesy of Bal Arneson

Grilled Oysters with Parsley and Garlic Butter

Recipe courtesy of Sarah Sharratt

Peanut Butter and Jelly Pie

Recipe courtesy of Dani Cone

Spicy Thai Grilled Peanut Butter Sandwich

Recipe courtesy of PBJ's Grilled

On TV

Haylie's America

7:30am | 6:30c

Haylie's America

8:30am | 7:30c

Haylie's America

9:30am | 8:30c

Cheap Eats

10am | 9c

Cheap Eats

10:30am | 9:30c

Cheap Eats

11am | 10c

Cheap Eats

11:30am | 10:30c

Unique Eats

12pm | 11c

Unique Eats

12:30pm | 11:30c

Unique Eats

1pm | 12c

Unique Eats

1:30pm | 12:30c

Good Eats

2pm | 1c

Good Eats

2:30pm | 1:30c

Carnival Eats

6:30pm | 5:30c

Carnival Eats

7:30pm | 6:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Carnival Eats

8pm | 7c

Carnival Eats

8:30pm | 7:30c

Carnival Eats

9:30pm | 8:30c

Carnival Eats

10pm | 9c

Carnival Eats

10:30pm | 9:30c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Carnival Eats

12am | 11c

Carnival Eats

12:30am | 11:30c

Carnival Eats

1am | 12c

Carnival Eats

1:30am | 12:30c

Carnival Eats

2:30am | 1:30c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c

Trending Videos

Brunch Bonanza

So Much Pretty Food Here