Recipe Requests - Community - Allrecipes

the buzz

Welcome to The Buzz

Question Ask a question  |  Learn More

Log in to add a comment to the recipe request. Join now to use this free feature.

Asked by:

My Profile | Cooks I Like
Reviews | Photos | Recipes | Menus | Blog

Kay Cook is asking: (1 answer)
How much salt do I add to unsalted butter to use it in a "salted" butter recipe?

Share your thoughts

Last updated: Dec. 7, 2012 10:26 am
Posted: Dec. 7, 2012 8:46 am
Answered by: LOBSTER
Dec. 7, 2012 9:07 am
Hey Kay, No PRO here, but I think it depends on what you are making, something sweet, savory, or bread dough?? What recipe are you making? (Most likely it won't make that much of a difference as most recipes have at least a pinch of salt in them anyway).
Dec. 7, 2012 9:11 am
!/4 tsp is what I use.
Dec. 7, 2012 9:12 am
That would be 1/4 tsp for 1 cube or 8oz butter, sorry.
Dec. 7, 2012 9:13 am
I always use unsalted butter even when a recipe says otherwise and never add any. Most AR recipes are submitted by home cooks and typically call for whatever ingredients they are familiar with using.
Dec. 7, 2012 10:26 am
Hi, makes little or no difference. no need to do anything. I never do. enjoy. It's one of these poncy things . Goodfood is right. cheers
We do our best to make sure that Allrecipes user contributions are appropriate, but if you see anything questionable, please let us know so we can address the issue.
Go Pro!

In Season

Fresh Summer Meals
Fresh Summer Meals

Enjoy the bright days of summer with easy recipes.

Do Healthy Your Way
Do Healthy Your Way

Low-fat, low-carb, paleo, vegan. Get recipes for your lifestyle.

Subscribe Today! Only $7.99
Subscribe Today! Only $7.99

Delicious recipes, party ideas, and helpful cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for just $7.99!

Most Popular Blogs

Read our blog

Recently Viewed Recipes

You haven't looked at any recipes lately. Get clicking!
Quick Links: Recipe Box | Shopping List | More »
Argentina  |  Australia & New Zealand  |  Brazil  |  Canada  |  China  |  France  |  Germany  |  India  |  Italy  |  Japan  |  Korea  |  Mexico

Netherlands  |  Poland  |  Quebec  |  Russia  |  SE Asia  |  United Kingdom & Ireland  |  United States