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Roasted Garlic Butter

Roasted Garlic Butter is so easy to make with just 4 ingredients. This garlic spread is so delicious on bread, pasta, vegetables and more.
Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time20 minutes
Total Time25 minutes
Course: Condiment
Cuisine: American, Italian
Keyword: garlic spread, roasted garlic butter
Servings: 8
Calories: 108kcal
Author: Gwynn Galvin




  • Combine butter, roasted garlic, rosemary and pepper.
  • Stir until blended.
  • Refrigerate until ready to use.


Nutrition is based on 1 Tablespoon per serving.
Swirls of Flavor Recipe Tips
  • Be sure that your butter is at room temperature so that it is easy to stir everything together
  • Use an immersion blender if you prefer a smoother and creamier flavored butter
  • This recipe can easily be doubled
  • Substitute margarine for the butter (but butter is always better!)
  • Substitute dried rosemary for the fresh rosemary
Store your garlic spread in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 7 days
Garlic butter can be also be frozen in several ways:
  • Freeze butter in ice cube trays for easy to use portions
  • Roll butter up in a log shape, wrap in plastic wrap, then foil, and freeze. You can slice off as much as you need for recipes
  • Seal in an airtight container and scoop out portions as needed
  • Butter can be frozen for about one month
How to serve rosemary garlic butter
  • On your favorite rustic bread
  • Spread on small toasts as an appetizer
  • Tossed with hot pasta
  • Over hot vegetables
  • On top of a grilled steak
  • On top of your favorite fish
  • Stir into ground beef to flavor burgers and meatloaf
  • Toss with vegetables and roast them in the oven
  • Stir into mashed potatoes
  • Top a baked potato
  • Brush over chicken and under the skin before roasting
  • Spread on a sandwich


Calories: 108kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 12g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 3g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 31mg | Sodium: 102mg | Potassium: 22mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 356IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 12mg | Iron: 1mg