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The Perfect Start to Father’s Day

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The way to a mans heart is through his stomach. And with Father’s Day coming up  on Sunday, June 18, we are thinking of the tasty treats that we can create that really cater to the men. It’s not all stereotypical grilled cheese and steak though: we’ve determined that the ultimate pleasure really is…bread and butter! […]

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One Recipe, Three Flavors

The Multi-Tasking Recipe for Busy Bakers Everyone loves cupcakes, but variety is the spice of life so don’t be boring with the same old flavors time and time again. We like to change it up a little, and the best thing about this recipe is that all of our variations are made from the very […]

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Rich and Spicy Butter Sauce

We love butter sauce! It’s such a staple of our culinary repertoire that we’ve created our Quik Creations recipe selection. We’ve also created a simple yet delicious recipe for you to drizzle over everything from fresh lobster or scallops to the fish of the day. In fact, this spicy butter drizzle works perfectly with everything from fresh […]

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Sugar Cookies: Catering for Kids

Sugar cookies

We featured a delicious sugar cookies recipe before, but now it’s making a Spring time comeback – this time with added colour! Butter really is the star of the show with these cookies, and maybe that’s why we love ’em so much. The rich, creamy nature of Churn 84 European Style butter brings out the luxurious […]

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Crepe Cake: Mother’s Day Made Easy

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May 8th is International Mother’s Day, designed to honor all the wonderful women in our lives who gave us life and love. We adore French crepes, and there’s something about them that reflect the class and delicacy that makes us think of our mom’s… so what would be more fitting than lemon crepes to mark the […]

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Wake up to Spring with Blackberries

Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter all offer their own unique fruits and vegetables for seasonal flavour, and this month it is time for the blackberry to shine! Fresh blackberries offer an amazing mix of both sweet and sour, but when they’re baked, the sourness is mellowed and you’re left with a perfect pop of sweetness. […]

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Celebrate Earth Day with Butterball Farms!

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To honor Earth Day and celebrate our beautiful planet, our baking blogger Alie Romano has come up with a super simple No Bake recipe. It consumes very little energy – and you can go one step further and purchase all organic ingredients to do your part for the planet. Remember, a little goes a long way… […]

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Bakery Style Muffins

Effortlessly easy Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Muffins that you can create – from scratch – in under an hour! Sounds to good to be true right? That’s what we thought, but we put it to the test and came up with this amazing recipe. Here’s what you’ll need: 1 cup milk 1/2 cup unsalted Churn 84 butter 1/2 cup […]

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Malteser Brownies

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Inundated with chocolate treats over the Easter break? Make something fun with your leftover goodies – like these Malteser Brownies. The soft warm center of the brownies explodes with a crunch, and then melts in your mouth – the perfect marriage of taste and texture! Chef Chris Pires has one little tip: don’t eat these […]

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Mini Egg Chocolate Chip Cookies

Mini Egg Madness: Happy Easter! Easter comes early this year, and a lot of people are telling us that the break has snuck up on them! Let us here at Butterball Farms come to the rescue, with ideas and inspiration to get you into the spirit of the season. Chocolate Mini Eggs are everyone’s favourite […]

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Spring Break Coconut Cake

Coconut Cake with Lemon Curd Easter is nearly here! That means chocolate bunnies and eggs everywhere – and we are certainly not complaining. Last week we featured this delicious pavlova topped with chocolate eggs to get us in the spirit, but if you’re all mocha-d out, don’t worry. This week we are swapping the cocoa […]

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Coconut Cream Pavlova

A gluten-free Easter special How adorable is this Easter Dessert? This is a simple vanilla pavlova shaped into mini baskets filled with homemade coconut cream, dolloped with whipping cream and topped with chocolate eggs! If you’re looking to make something a little different this year for Easter, then this is the recipe for you (and […]

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Hot Cross Buns: A Classic!

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Springtime Recipes: We adore the comforting, buttery taste of hot cross buns! An English classic, which always immediately reminds us of our favourite childhood nursery rhyme. ”Hot cross buns! Hot cross buns! One a penny, two a penny,Hot cross buns If you have no daughters, give them to your sons. One a penny two a penny, Hot cross buns” Whether […]

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The Ultimate Hot Chocolate

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Dirty Hot Chocolate First things first: this is no ordinary hot chocolate recipe! Thicker, denser and a whole lot more luxurious, taste a kick of espresso and an added knob of butter to sweeten the deal. This recipe by The Brunette Baker still has the solid bones of your classic hot choc formula – but […]

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Banana Bread – Quick ‘n’ Easy!

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Every week, we bring you new recipe to tickle your taste-bud’s. From the novice baker to the expert in the kitchen, there’s something for everybody here at Butterball Farms. Today,  we bring you a favorite of ours: Banana Bread. Here’s why we love it! 1. It’s super easy. 2. Fresh or frozen, it tastes just […]

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Valentines Day Cupcakes

Valentines Day Cupcakes made with Stirling Unsalted Butter

How many loves can you have in a lifetime? Because when it comes to food, we have many. Butter will always be our number one, but we can’t help admitting that chocolate comes in at a very close second. That’s why this Valentines Day, we are giving our heart to these delicious chocolate arrow cupcakes. […]

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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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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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The Easy Way to Five-A-Day

Curried Parsnip Soup You can do pretty much anything with parsnips: puree, roast, pan fried – they’re all delicious. We love to add some spice to our vegetables, and this smooth spicy soup is just the way to go about it. Soups are a great way to get well on your way to reaching your […]

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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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Cannoli Cheesecake Pie

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Beat the January Blues… January: it’s widely believed, albeit by pseudoscience, to be the most depressing month of the year. We’re all pretty familiar with the concept of the January blues: with cold weather, dark days and empty pockets after the holiday season reminding us that the festivities of December are over. But there’s no […]

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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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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

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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

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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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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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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.