how to make butter

Learn how to make rich, creamy butter at home with 3 simple methods! 

Add cream to a stand mixer with the paddle attachment. Beat until butter and buttermilk separate, 5-8 minutes.


Stand Mixer

Beat with a hand mixer on medium-high for 10 minutes, until butter and buttermilk separate.


Hand Mixer

Run food processor on high for about 5 minutes, until butter and buttermilk separate.


Food Processor

For all methods, strain buttermilk off of butter. Save this to use in another recipe!


Cover butter in cold water. Massage with hands or a spatula to press out extra buttermilk. Repeat until water runs clear.


If desired, add salt or other flavors and enjoy!


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