Sweet Basil Butter

Welcome to Real Food RN! A blog with the mission to empower you to live your healthiest life possible, starting today.

Join My Newsletter
Sweet Basil Butter | Real Food RN

I like everything with butter on it! I especially like lots of butter on my homemade popcorn. My dad makes this amazing sweet basil butter that we smother popcorn with and after years of keeping the recipe secret….I’m bringing it out to the public! Here is our family’s secret recipe (like it’s really that secret, the name says it all). I hope you find lots of uses for this amazing culinary staple.

Sweet Basil Butter

Sweet Basil Butter

Adding herbs to butter gives it a sweet and savory taste. This recipe is so good on gluten-free bread, popcorn, and potatoes or fauxtatoes.

Ingredients

  • 1 pound salted grass-fed butter
  • 1/4 bunch organic sweet basil (about 15 leaves)

Instructions

1. In a medium bowl, allow butter to soften at room temperature.

2. Mince fresh basil leaves with the stems removed and discarded.

3. Combine basil and butter and stir until well combined.

4. Put into a glass container and store in the fridge.

5. Use on everything from homemade popcorn to gluten-free bread to creamy cauliflower fauxtatoes!

Notes

This butter is so good on homemade creamy cauliflower fauxtatoes here.

If you have leftover basil and don't know what to do with it, this is a great way to preserve your herbs - learn how to freeze herbs here.

Recommended Products

As an Amazon Associate and member of other affiliate programs, I earn from qualifying purchases.

CLICK HERE to Pin this recipe

Sweet Basil Butter | Real Food RN
Thrive-Market-Widget-v2
Learn More About Kate, Founder of Real Food RN

Hi! I'm Kate.

Registered Nurse. Mom. Real Foodie.

Welcome to Real Food RN! A blog with the mission to empower you to live your healthiest life possible, starting today.

 

LEARN MY STORY

Where I Went to School

Integrative Nutrition Sample Class CTA

Let's stay connected

Sign up now for everything you need to know, from delicious & healthy recipes to how to sleep better and more! Brighten your day with some REAL love to your inbox.

agsdi-food

Recipes

agsdi-sound

Podcast Episodes

Motherhood

Take the first step to

Detox Your Life

In this step-by-step guide you'll learn exactly what common household products contain harmful toxins and how you can replace them with effective, safer, and chemical-free alternatives!

Includes Effective & Toxin-Free DIY Recipes for:

Baby and Kid Products

Dish Soaps

Laundry Detergents

Shampoos & Conditioners

Skin Care and Makeup

Multi-Purpose Cleaners

I am an RN, not an MD. The information on this blog is not intended to be taken as medical advice. The statements made here have not been approved by the Food and Drug Administration. These statements are not intended to diagnose, treat or cure or prevent any disease. This notice is required by the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. You can find out more in my Terms of Use & Disclosure.