Caramelized Onion Butter

Caramelized Onion Butter

Serve this sweet, savory butter with your favorite artisan bread or on meats or vegetable dishes.

15 min. prep time
1 1/2 cups
151 Rating


2 tablespoons Land O Lakes® Butter
2 large (2 cups) onions, coarsely chopped
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper
1 cup Land O Lakes® Butter, softened


Melt 2 tablespoons butter in 10-inch skillet over medium heat until sizzling; add onion, salt and pepper. Cook, stirring occasionally, until onion is golden brown and caramelized (20 to 25 minutes). Place onions into medium bowl; cool 10 minutes.

Add 1 cup butter to onions; mix well. Store refrigerated.

Recipe Tip

- Serve with Artisan Bread.

- Read more about this recipe on Recipe Buzz® Blog.

Nutrition Facts (1 tablespoon)

Calories: 80

Fat: 9g

Cholesterol: 25mg

Sodium: 120mg

Carbohydrates: 1g

Dietary Fiber: 0g

Protein: 0g

Recipe #14751©2010Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

how long will this keep in the fridge
Test Kitchen Comment


I would suggest that you could keep this flavored butter covered in the refrigerator for 3 to 5 days. Since it is flavored with caramelized onions the flavor may intensify the longer you keep it in the refrigerator.
Posted July 18, 2012
My comment is its a 5 star recipe

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