War Butter

War Butter Recipe

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Michelle Antonacci


I found this recipe in a book I got at the library , The History of Food, and I thought it was very interesting. The recipe is from 1918.


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1 lb
butter, soft
2 c
1 Tbsp
unflavored gelatin

How to Make War Butter


  • 1Cream butter with a fork.
  • 2Use 2T of the cream to soak the gelatin.
  • 3Heat the rest of the cream in a saucepan. Pour the warm cream over soaked gelatin and stir well.
  • 4Beat cream mixture into butter and salt to taste.
  • 5Pour into a bowl and refrigerate until hard.

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About War Butter

Course/Dish: Spreads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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