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Recipe

Chipotle-Cilantro Butter

Yield: Yields about 3/4 cup.

This spicy butter adds a Tex-Mex twist to a sautéed pork chop or grilled steak or some pleasant heat to baked sweet potatoes or steamed corn

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened to room temperature
  • 1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1 chipotle chile (from a can of chipotles in adobo sauce), minced, plus 1 Tbs. adobo sauce; or to taste
  • 2 tsp.fresh lime juice
  • 1/4 tsp. kosher salt
  • 1/4 tsp. freshly ground black pepper

Nutritional Information

      Nutritional Sample Size per 1 Tbs.
      Calories (kcal) : 69
      Fat Calories (kcal): 67
      Fat (g): 8
      Saturated Fat (g): 5
      Polyunsaturated Fat (g): 0
      Monounsaturated Fat (g): 2
      Cholesterol (mg): 20
      Sodium (mg): 54
      Carbohydrates (g): 0
      Fiber (g): 0
      Protein (g): 0

Preparation

  • Combine all of the ingredients in a small bowl and mash together with a fork or wooden spoon until the mixture is well combined (or pulse in a food processor). Form into a log shape in plastic wrap, parchment, or waxed paper (tightening the ends as if it were a sausage) and refrigerate for up to two weeks or freeze for up to three months.

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