Simple Compound Butter for Flavor

Add compound butter to your favorite dish to create extra flavor.

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Make your food extraordinary.

Compound butter is a fancy name for butter that's flavored with other ingredients. The addition of this simple fix-up can make ordinary foods extraordinary. As a pat of compound butter melts over vegetables, grilled meats, poultry, or seafood, it transforms into a delicious sauce. Compound butters also complement freshly baked and toasted breads. If you haven't tasted a compound butter, try:

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