Colbert Butter

Zesty and flavorful, this compound butter is a nice combination of fresh lemon juice, tarragon and parsley.

Colbert Butter
This zesty butter is a flavorful combination of fresh lemon juice, tarragon, and parsley.
Yield: serves 4

Ingredients

  • 4 tbsp. softened butter
  • 12 tsp. demi-glace
  • 1 tsp. finely chopped fresh tarragon
  • 1 tsp. finely chopped fresh parsley
  • 1 tsp. fresh lemon juice
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper

Instructions

  1. Place butter in a medium bowl. Cream with a fork and add demi-glace, tarragon, parsley, and lemon juice. Mix thoroughly and season to taste with salt and pepper.
  2. Mound butter on a piece of plastic wrap, roll to form a cylinder, twist ends of wrap, and refrigerate until firm, at least 1 hour. Slice in rounds to serve.