Homemade Honey Butter Recipe {Simple & Delicious!}

This Homemade Honey Butter recipe is so delicious on biscuits, pancakes, toast, and more. With a hint of tangy orange and sweet honey – this honey butter is filled with incredible flavor. Easy to make with just a few simple ingredients.  A perfect sweet butter spread for your next potluck or snack. 

homemade honey butter

Homemade Honey Butter

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Creamy, tangy, and sweet, this butter spread is perfect for breakfast, brunch, or snack time.

What is honey butter used for?

  • Spread creamy honey butter on anything that could use a little bit of sweetness, like rolls, toast, homemade bread, pancakes, sweet potatoes, biscuits, English Muffins, and more
honey butter recipe

How long does honey butter last?

  • Honey butter can sit out, covered at room temperature for one week and in the refrigerator for one month
homemade honey butter

Is it safe to leave the butter out on the counter at room temperature?

  • Yes. It is safe to leave butter at room temperature, however, if not used within several days and exposed to a hot temperature the butter will lose flavor and not taste right

Are you ready to make this delicious sweet spread? Let’s make sure that you have the ingredients you’ll need :


  • honey
  • softened unsalted butter
  • powdered sugar
  • orange extract

How do you make honey butter from scratch?

  • Use an electric mixer to whip the ingredients until smooth and creamy

Homemade Honey Butter Recipe {Simple & Delicious!} | Kid Friendly Things To Do

A sweet butter spread that’s easy to make and perfect for breakfast, brunch, and snacks.

  • Author: Melissa
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: none
  • Total Time: 0 hours
  • Yield: 3/4 cup 1x


  • 1/2 cup of honey
  • 1/2 cup of softened unsalted butter
  • 1/2 powdered sugar
  • 3/4 tsp. of orange extract


  • Using an electric mixer with a whisk attachment, mix the ingredients until smooth and creamy
  • Pour into serving dishes, and refrigerate until ready
  • When you are ready to serve, set it out to warm up and soften a bit


  • You can store covered at room temperature for up to 1 week

~Melissa – KidFriendlyThingsToDo.com – Recipes, fun foods, crafts, party ideas, and fun things to do with your whole family

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