Lemon-Basil Butter

Nothing--repeat, nothing--tastes better this time of year than fresh corn on the cob. Just cook up your favorite variety, and then flavor it with one of our tasty butters. Start with 1/2 cup softened butter, and add our suggested stir-ins.


Makes 1/2 cup

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 5 Minutes


1/2 cup softened butter
2 teaspoons finely chopped fresh basil
2 teaspoons grated lemon rind
Salt and pepper to taste


Stir softened butter; stir in basil and remaining ingredients.