In this instructable I will show you how to make homemade butter (and butter milk) in just 10 minutes. This is a fun activity, especially if you have kids. When making, always remember- the harder you shake= the better the butter. Now let's get started!
Step 1: Ingredients
- 1 pint heavy whipping cream
- a pinch of salt
- a 2-4 pint container w/ lid
- some spare time and some calories to burn!
Step 2: Wash Up
Before you get started... Always wash your hands.
Step 3: Add Ingredients
Add the cream. The salt is for salted butter. Substitute salt for sugar if you want whipped cream.
Step 4: Seal Lid Tite
You don't want cream all over the place, do you?
Step 6: Whipped Cream
After about 5 minutes of shaking, the cream should look like this. Your now finished if you decided to make whipped cream, for butter, you still have more time. So what r u waiting for, get shakin'
Step 7: Butter!
You will no your done shaking when the cream looks like this.
Step 8: Strain It
The solid stuff is the butter, and the liquid is buttermilk
Step 9: Buttermilk!
Use for some amazing pancakes