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Perfect Pancakes: Our Top 5 Tips

Pancakes seem simple to make but a lot of us struggle with getting them just right: our pancakes are either under-cooked, overcooked, or most commonly are too flat and dense. There is a knack to getting them just right. Lucky for BakingForFriends have shared their top tips to getting your pancakes light and fluffy. Here’s our top five tricks: head […]

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Wake up to the weekend!

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Oatmeal Cookie Pancakes. Three of our favourite ever ingredients, combined into one wonderful recipe – this is going to make our mornings a lot brighter! Combined with a hot cup of coffee, with a medallion of rich and creamy Churn84 butter melted on top, this pancake recipe will wake you up to the weekend! Light […]

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Cookies with a Chocolate Crunch

M&M Cookies Hands up who loves M&Ms?! An excellent addition to any recipe, M&Ms not only add a colorful kick, but a chocolate-y punch with a satisfying crunch.What better way to brighten up  a dull winter day than warm, soft cookies! These chewy treats are an excellent snack for a child’s birthday party, a baby […]

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Movie Night with Butterball

caramel popcorn

Movie Time! Homemade Caramel Popcorn One of the best things about going to the movies is the smell of freshly popped corn, with creamy melted butter poured all over! Let’s be honest, it’s one of the main reasons we go to the cinema. But that doesn’t mean movie time at home can’t be just as […]

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Superbowl Snacks: Pretzel Baked Beer Dip

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It’s nearly time….for the Superbowl!! Football, food, football, food…it’s the mantra for the next few weeks as we start to plan our Superbowl menus. Whether you’re into the sports scene or not, there’s no way to avoid the mania surrounding this annual NFL event! Besides, even if you don’t follow the teams, it’s worth tuning […]

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Gifts for Bakers: The Top 10!

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The holiday season may have come and gone, but that doesn’t mean we can’t get planning gifts for the year ahead. 2016 is sure to be full of birthdays, anniversary’s and special occasions, so we want to make it easy for you to treat your baker besties! Here’s a list of the ultimate gifts for […]

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Crepes with a kick!

Grand Marnier and Peach Filled Crepes The possibilities for crepe combinations are endless, but since we first tried it, this recipe has become a firm favorite here at Butterball Farms! Butter is, as always in our eyes, the star in this recipe, however Grand Marnier takes a strong supporting role! Not to ignore our most […]

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Cherry Cheesecake

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After the indulgence of the holiday season, you may feel like skipping dessert for a week or three – but trust us when we say this is one cheesecake you will not want to miss! And because it is 100% homemade, this tasty treat will satisfy your sweet tooth while being made from scratch, with […]

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Caramel Pecan Sticky Buns

Caramel Pecan Sticky Buns with Caramel Espresso Drizzle… Our mouths are watering just thinking about it! A family recipe handed down to our resident blogger at TheBrunetteBaker.com, join Jenny Jack as she tries her hand at an old favourite. The rich coffee flavored drizzle adds a whole new dimension to this dish that we just […]

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Pear Gingerbread Cake

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If you are full to the brim with Christmas cupcakes and candy canes, this is the recipe for you! Our Pear Gingerbread Cake is something a little bit different from the usual holiday fare, a refreshing break from all of the heavy sugary desserts. Reminiscent of the Fall Harvest and all the yumminess that goes […]

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Mint Brownie Cupcakes

mint brownie cupcake

If you can’t decide if you prefer cupcakes or brownies, we have the recipe for you! This is the ultimate dessert mash-up with a little bit of help from our friends…. We all know that Betty Crocker is the queen of ready-made goodies, and while we usually prefer to bake from scratch, it’s hard to argue […]

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Whipped Shortbread Cookies

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Simple, cost effective and easy to decorate, these Whipped Shortbread Cookies melt in your mouth with a sudden burst of buttery flavour! We’ve teamed up with TheLastCourse.ca to show you how to create this perfect holiday dessert… Our Churn 84 Butter is the star of this recipe, with it’s smooth and creamy texture. Because there are […]

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We’re going Candy Cane Crazy!

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Nothing beats candy canes for fresh, festive flavor! Last week we brought you our candy cane cookies from EverybodyLovesPretty.com…and here’s a second take on the recipe for our no.1 holiday favorite! These cookies give a real minty kick and are the perfect treat for after dinner snacking while watching your ultimate Christmas movie! Here’s the recipe. […]

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Candy Cane Cookies

christmas candy cane cookies

These candy cane cookies are the perfect Christmas treats for kids and adults alike. Buttery and chewy, you also get a kick of crunch in the middle from the melted candy cane. Now that it’s officially December, we can really start getting into the Christmas spirit…and what better way than to crack open a bottle […]

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Chewy Chocolate Brownies

chocolate brownies

There are some things that are difficult to find: the perfect pair of jeans, or the ultimate chocolate brownie to name but a few! While we can’t help with the first, we have the second sorted with a recipe courtesy of chef Alton Brown. You might recognize him from TV, with shows such as ‘Good […]

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Rocky Road Bars

This tasty recipe was created by our friend over The Brunette Baker, who explains her unique take on the standard Rocky Road name: ‘My version are called Rocky Terrain Bars instead of Rocky Road Bars because if these were actual land masses, no one would be calling it a road.’ Find the recipe here.

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Cheesey Pepperoni Bread Sticks

We all love the smell of fresh bread baking in the oven – it’s even recommended by Real Estate Agents to help sell a home, making the space seem more welcoming and homely. However, we never settle for the basic loaf. Let’s make things much more interesting with these cheesey pepperoni bread sticks! Here’s the […]

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White Chocolate Dipped Peanut Butter

Sometimes we get so wrapped up in the day to day mundane tasks and to-do lists that we forget to stop and take time for ourselves. In the run up to this holiday season, we’re making a pact with ourselves: stop, breathe, enjoy and of course….eat! Here’s our first festive recipe of the season.

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Iced Sugar Cookies

Make desserts extra special by adding these iced sugar cookies to your repertoire. These treats can be used for decorating Christmas cookies, perfect for your next holiday party or gift exchange! We’ve lots more festive recipes coming your way, but for now – try these out! Let us know what you thinking using @butterballfarms.

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Mini Pumpkin Pies

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Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and we have the perfect after-dinner dessert for you to impress your guests. We don’t know how it is, but even when our stomachs are full from  delicious dinner, we can always make room for dessert. Especially when it tastes this good! Check out the recipe from our resident […]

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Sugar Cookies

We are growing increasingly excited for the holiday season! Thanksgiving is nearly upon us, and with Christmas just around the corner we’re practicing our favorite dessert recipes. Our top pick this week is these delectable sugar cookies from baking maestro Jenn Andonov at TheLastCourse.ca Check out the full recipe here.

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Sweeten Up Fall Vegetables

Make veggies the true star of the plate with Epicurean Butter Maple Syrup Butter. This butter elevates seasonal produce with an intense creamy richness. Mark Kingshott of AllInOneChef.com says ‘As much as I love meat, I also adore a tasty vegetable dish. Something that can walk hand in hand, meat and vegetable, like a cliche […]

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The Perfect Tailgate Recipe: Fiesta Chicken Chili

When you attend a BIG 10 university, the fall season is centered around football games. I had the good fortune to graduate from a BIG 10 school in Michigan! Every Saturday morning, I woke early, dressed from head to toe in my school colors, met up with friends and went to tailgates before the big […]

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Manuka Honey and Lemon Madeleines

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Do you know why pastries in a Parisian cafe will taste different to those we typically eat here in North America? It’s all in the butter! That’s right, European butter has a higher fat content than American butter and that butterfat percentage is what makes the pastry taste different. And let’s face it, taste better! That’s […]

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Caramel Popcorn

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October: the time of year for pumpkin spice lattes, Trick-or-Treaters and homemade candied apples! It has us in the mood for some Halloween-style sweet treats, with a little extra special kick provided by the rich and creamy flavor of Churn84 butter! Discover the difference with this delicious, buttery caramel popcorn recipe, brought to us by […]

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Chicken Rollatini

chicken rollatini

A quick and easy meal is brought to life by Epicurean Roasted Garlic & Herb Butter! This rich, creamy compound butter really packs a punch of flavor, and transforms an ordinary chicken dish into this spectacular recipe worth sharing. All the taste with very little effort: check out this Chicken Rollatini by our friend at […]

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Peach Streusel Bars

Peach streusel bars

We’re a little bit peach-obsessed at the moment here at Butterball Farms, but t’is the season after all! With fruit so fresh and flavorful, it would be a crime not to experiment with different desserts. A firm fall fave are these Peach Streusel Bars courtesy of our chef pal Chris Pires. Check out the full […]

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Thai Style Pound Cake

Thai pound cake

We’ve given a traditional southern favorite pound cake – also known as ‘Nancie Cake’ – a Thai twist by using fresh lemongrass, coconut milk and fresh ginger. The high butterfat content of our Churn84 adds an extra rich and creamy layer for the perfect decadent delight. Learn how to make it here in this delicious recipe […]

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Peanut Butter Cookies

Peanut butter cookies

Peanut butter cookies are an old fashioned family favorite: soft and buttery with a slight chewiness, they pack a punch of flavor with every bite! This traditional recipe is made even better with the addition of Stirling whey butter, giving the biscuits a slightly nutty and earthy taste. Check out the full recipe here.

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Apple Pan Dowdy

She’s 20-something, living in Brooklyn NYC, and is a fantastic cook! We welcome you to her blog, The Brooklyn Cook, for this fantastic dessert she calls “Apple Pan Dowdy.” “When I received butter samples from Epicurean Butter in the mail the other week, I tried to brainstorm some great recipes featuring butter and I kept coming back […]

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Garlic Herb Loaded Omelet Cups

Try the Busy Cooking Momma’s Garlic Herb Loaded Omelet Cups made with Epicurean’s Roasted Garlic Herb Butter… It’s a great way to start the day! “Mornings in this house can get a little crazy trying to roll a teenage out of the bed. That is why I love cook ahead breakfast dishes that I can […]

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Chocolate Pretzel Caramel Crumb Bars

We’re having fun discussing personality types with our friend the Brunette Baker! Whether you’re outgoing, introverted or somewhere in between, these rich, buttery pretzels covered in chocolate and caramel are sure to sweeten the deal… ‘I’m known as what’s called an Outgoing Introvert. Trust me, it’s totally a thing. I can deliver in small groups where […]

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Umami with White Truffle Butter

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With Epicurean’s White Truffle Butter, this recipe by the All in One Chef is just plain awesome. The exotic taste will haunt your taste buds and the aroma of our Truffle Butter will bring smiles to any gourmand! “The flavor from Epicurean’s White Truffle Butter on the bun is what seals this awesome recipe.  What follows is a […]

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Butter Bite of the Month: Raspberry Lemon Sauce

It’s the end of summer. The end of the season of swim trunks, beach days, fireworks, fireflies, and perpetual sunshine. And who can forget the delicious fresh fruits and veggies from the outdoor farmers markets? Summer is that time where we, here at the Butterball® Farms Food Lab, can get creative with the Quik-Creations™ Butter […]