Uncategorized

How to Make Homemade Butter in a Mason Jar

Swamp Yankee Style

Easy homemade butter recipe. All you need is heavy cream and a Mason jar with a lid.

We use to live in the middle of Amish country in Pennsylvania. I miss all the fresh food. The farmer’s markets were filled with freshly butchered meat, homemade cheeses and my favorite. Fresh made butter. I haven’t been able to find anything quite like it around here. So I found this great easy way of making my own. Added bonus, the kids love to help make it so it becomes a fun family activity.

Place 1 cup heavy cream in a large mason jar with a lid. If you like salted butter you can add salt to the jar now or just leave it plain) Secure the lid tightly and shake vigorously for 15 to 20 minutes. Yes, that is along time to shake a jar. That is why we do it together…

View original post 125 more words

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s