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Butter Sauce Recipe

This is a very easy butter sauce recipe. Butter sauce is delicious served over grilled fish and it is so quick to prepare. This is a must-try! Let us know what you thought about this delicious sauce!

butter sauce recipe

Butter Sauce Recipe

Sadie F
a Delicious, buttery butter sauce recipe for fish
5 from 3 votes
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Course Sauce
Cuisine American
Servings 200 ml
Calories 5 kcal


  • 100 grams butter
  • 25 ml flour
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 5 ml double cream
  • lemon juice dash
  • 150 ml salted, boiling water


  • Melt 12,5 ml butter in a heavy-bottomed saucepan over low heat.
  • Stir in the flour and add the salted, boiling water, whisking briskly all the time. Bring to boil.
  • Combine the egg yolks, cream and a little lemon juice in a small bowl.
  • Pour the mixture into the saucepan and mix well.
  • Heat, but do not allow the sauce to boil.
  • Strain the sauce through a fine sieve into a bowl.
  • Beat the remaining butter into the sauce bit by bit. Use immediately.


Calories: 5kcalCarbohydrates: 1gProtein: 1gFat: 1gSaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 3mgSodium: 4mgPotassium: 1mgFiber: 1gSugar: 1gVitamin A: 15IUCalcium: 1mgIron: 1mg
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