How to Soften Butter Quickly Recipe

How to Soften Butter Quickly Recipe

How To Make How to Soften Butter Quickly

Forgot to take out the butter from the fridge at the right time? Here’s the best way to soften butter in just a few minutes using your trusty microwave.

Preparation: 13 minutes
Cooking: 2 minutes
Total: 15 minutes



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  • butter,sliced into pieces


  1. Pour 2 cups of water into a microwave-safe cup or bowl.

  2. Microwave it for 2 minutes until very hot. Meanwhile, place pieces of butter into a heatproof bowl or on a plate.

  3. Very carefully remove water from microwave. Place butter in the microwave. Immediately close the microwave door to trap hot air inside.

  4. The radiant heat will soften the butter in about 10 minutes.

  5. Use as desired and enjoy.


  • Calories: 46.22kcal
  • Fat: 5.23g
  • Saturated Fat: 3.31g
  • Trans Fat: 0.21g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 1.36g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.20g
  • Carbohydrates: 0.00g
  • Sugar: 0.00g
  • Protein: 0.05g
  • Cholesterol: 13.86mg
  • Sodium: 19.67mg
  • Calcium: 15.77mg
  • Potassium: 1.55mg
  • Iron: 0.00mg
  • Vitamin A: 44.09µg
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