Table Top Butters

Get on Board with the Top Menu Trends For 2022

Near the top of the list of menu trends for 2022 is a perennial favorite for shared appetizers, the charcuterie board. Here’s what Flavor & The Menu’s Top 10 Trends edition for the new year has to say about the winning menu item. “Charcuterie addresses the snacking trend driven by changing consumer behaviors, offering savory options for anytime eating. It

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Quik-Creations

One Butter Sauce = Scores of Menu Applications

What if you could save labor and speed service to your tables by adding just one item to your next distributor order? Better yet, what if that item was the base for creating sauces for scores of flavorful additions to entrees, sides, and desserts on your menu? Then get to know Quik-Creations® Butter Sauce. 94% of all menus in the

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Baking

Our Labor-Saving Flavored Butters & Sauces. 3 Ways To Craveability.

#1 Flavored Butters Consistently craveable flavors that save on labor and speed service is a smart solution. Butterball® Farms has perfected custom flavored butters in a variety of forms and packaging. Imagine a garlic herb butter that compliments any signature burger, or your center-of-the plate grilled chicken or steak finished with a pre-portioned dollop. You could also use our lemon

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Grilling

Here’s 3 Easy Ways To Heat Up Your Menu

First it was a pandemic. Then, a mad rush back into your restaurants amidst a labor crunch. Isn’t it about time something came easy? Butterball® Farms has three easy ways to differentiate your menu with extraordinary flavor quickly and easily. #1. Flavored Dollops Transform seafood with a craveable combination of citrus and herb flavored dollops. Flavored dollops eliminate the time

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Kitchen

Craveable, Labor-Saving Flavored Dollops Are Here

How do you maintain the traffic and sales of a historic 2020? By focusing on flavor and convenience for your customers. Butterball® Farms’ flavored dollops are a solution. From prepared meals and deliciously easy add-ons to your fresh meat, seafood, and deli departments, flavored dollops offer multiple applications. Lucia Falek leads development and quality system efforts at Butterball Farms. “Yes,

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Uncategorized

Honey + Butter? A Winner PC Is Ready To Roll.

Just the term “buttered” turns heads on a menu. Datassential says that “buttered” as a term on U.S. menus is up 12.4% just since 2017. Now, add the words “honey butter” to a menu and the number skyrockets to 39%! We are talking a cravable delight for operators and their patrons, and Butterball® Farms has just announced that 5 gram

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Trends

Labor-Saving, Crave-Starting Flavored Dollops Are Here.

One of the casualties of the pandemic has been the lack of a labor pool to handle the wave of customers who are returning to their favorite restaurants. Instead of closed doors and food in cardboard for delivery, there are long wait times for dine-in customers while there’s not enough staff to handle the crowds. So, how do you elevate

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Trends

Here Are Top Trending Breads and Butters For 2021!

Bread is back in a big way as patrons return to clubs and resorts in 2021. The ultimate comfort food, the ability to serve up artisan breads that are perfectly paired with a butter for weddings, banquets, or traditional dining is well-timed to greet the new normal. Atop bread boards or in baskets accompanied by an assortment of butters, oils

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Cut Down on Food Waste and Save BIG with Individual Butter Portions

Each year, U.S. restaurants waste an estimated 22 to 33 billion pounds of food, according to a report by the environmental advocacy group National Resources and Defense Council. The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) reports that by 2030, wasted food will account for approximately $1.5 trillion in lost revenue.  Aside from optimizing your food costs, reducing waste is one of the

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Consumer Packaged Goods

Buttering Up Consumers in Frozen Vegetables

Flavored butter dollops are an easy way to add flavor to heat and serve vegetables. Flavoring Veggies A Key to Continued Category Growth Frozen vegetables sales grew during a year of pandemic by more than 15%*. How will the $3 billion category continue its rise in a post-pandemic environment? One opportunity is to make frozen vegetables’ flavor even better with

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What’s Next For Adding Upscale Flavor In 2021?

Custom Butters Are A Key Ingredient Sales of refrigerated and frozen products skyrocketed during the pandemic as consumers sought easy ways to serve up restaurant-quality meals. Maintaining sales growth in a post-pandemic environment will hinge on cravable flavor. That’s where Butterball® Farms’ custom flavored butters, sauces and dollops can add significant value. Lucia Falek leads development and quality system efforts

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How Guests Will Know That You’ve Thought of Everything This Year

Booking dates and venues for 2021 are filling up as vaccinations continue and the pandemic subsides. To make events memorable (even Instagrammable), your ability to easily make guests feel that you’ve thought of everything can help multiply your business. We have an idea… delicious & creamy, shaped butters! As consumers have missed in-person dining and special events during COVID, their

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Clean Label Flavored Butters Poised To Upscale CPG Food Products In 2021

If CPG food processor R&D teams have clean label foods on their priority list, don’t forget flavored butters. They represent one of the most promising opportunities for CPG brands in 2021. The healthy halo and appealing flavor of a garlic herb or a honey butter can instantly add value without compromising profitability.  Flavored dollops are ideal for imparting flavor atop

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What Are The Big Catch Sales Opportunities For 2021?

2020 was the year when consumers tried their hands at serving more seafood to their families and they loved it! Helping them overcome the anxiety of how to prepare seafood and a significant increase in selling prepared meals by retailers earn much of the credit. In 2020, fresh seafood sales growth outpaced fresh meat and produce in store perimeters! IRI,

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Seafood. Poised Atop An Immunity-Boosting Food Mega Trend For 2021

New vaccines hold the promise of a hopeful end to COVID, but a mega trend built by the pandemic will remain. Consumer attitudes toward the benefits of functional foods have shifted from added energy and weight control to immunity-boosting. It is a significant opportunity for seafood. 85%* of consumers will continue to look for functional foods even after the pandemic

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Unlocking The Secrets To Selling More Shellfish

Convenience & Flavor Are Key Yearlong They say that months that end in “r” are the best for shellfish, but convenience and flavor are never out of season for consumers. That’s why prepared meals and meal kits at retailers are driving increased sales of shellfish. Retailer Fresh Shrimp Meal w/ Scampi Butter & Fettucine Combining some cooked pasta with some

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Easy Flavor Drives the Crave in Seafood’s Growth

A quick way to increase your  shopper’s market basket COVID created a fresh opportunity for retailers and processors to boost sales of fresh seafood to their customers. Evidence came as a 51% increase in frozen seafood sales through May 31, 2020 but only a 26% increase in fresh. Overall, the average American shopper consumes 112 pounds of poultry and 111

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Craveable, Flavorful, Pre-Portioned Butter

The COVID-19 pandemic has ushered in a “new normal” that has profoundly impacted consumer behaviors.  According to the 2020 Food and Health Survey from the International Food Information Council (IFIC), 85% of Americans report having changed their food habits because of the coronavirus pandemic, with about 60% cooking at home more.  Many Americans are busier than before the pandemic, having to

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Ingredients for Many Applications

Butterball® Farms is the largest manufacturer of specialty butter products in the U.S. We are known for our extensive expertise in developing/producing specialized flavored butter, blends, butter sauces, glazes, gravies, sauces and spreads to the customer’s desired application and results. We can create ingredients for many applications such as Ready to Cook and Pre-Cooked Packaged Goods. We also make a

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Chef Created. World Inspired. ™

The Butterball ® Farms Ingredients Group formulates butter flavors that are uniquely qualified to help you create delicious foods that consumers crave, and competitors cannot match. We can customize the perfect flavor profile for proteins, vegetables, and starches. How do we do this? Flavor Innovation Butter is a little bit magical. It has the potential to make anything better —

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