Cilantro Lime Compound Butter
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Cilantro Lime Compound Butter
  • 1 stick softened butter
  • ¼ cup fresh cilantro
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
  • zest of one lime
  • 1 teaspoon salt (or less if you use salted butter)
  1. Place softened butter in a stand mixer or in a large bowl.
  2. Finely chop the cilantro and add to butter.
  3. Zest one medium to large lime and add to mixture.
  4. Squeeze lime juice and add to mixture.
  5. Add salt to taste and mix well.
  6. Spoon mixture into a jar or onto parchment paper.
  7. Store in fridge for several weeks or in freezer for months.
Recipe by My Frugal Adventures at