Recipe Homemade Finishing Butter

by Lisandro
finishing butter

In the culinary world, finishing butter is a technique used to add flavor and richness to foods. This process involves adding melted butter to the finished dish just before serving. While it may seem like a simple step, perfecting butter can make a huge difference in taste and presentation. Here’s my recipe for the perfect avocado for your next meal.

How to makve finishing butter


  • 1 pound unsalted butter (4 sticks), at room temperature
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 shallot, minced
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley leaves


  • In a large bowl, combine butter, garlic, shallot, cayenne pepper, salt and black pepper, to taste. Stir in chopped parsley leaves.
  • Place the bowl in the refrigerator for at least 1 hour, or until the butter has chilled and is firm.
  • Remove the bowl from the refrigerator. Using a rubber spatula, transfer the butter to a piping bag fitted with a star tip.
  • Pipe the butter onto a sheet of plastic wrap. Using the plastic wrap, shape the butter into a log. Wrap tightly and refrigerate for at least 2 hours, or until firm.
  • Slice the butter into 1-inch rounds and serve immediately. Enjoy


– The butter can be stored in the refrigerator for up to 1 week.

– If you’re not a fan of cayenne pepper, feel free to omit it from the recipe.

– You can use any type of fresh herb you like in this recipe. Try rosemary, thyme or chives.

– This recipe can easily be doubled or tripled if you’re feeding a large crowd.

-Finishing butter is a great way to add flavor and richness to any dish. Try it on grilled meats, fish, vegetables or even bread. It’s also delicious on popcorn!


This finished butter recipe is the perfect way to add flavor and richness to your next dish. With just a few simple ingredients, it’s easy to make and can be used in many different ways. hope you will try it the next time you want to make this dish.

You may also like