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18 Adorable Butter Dishes That Will Keep Your Butter Better

Updated on January 21, 2020 Updated on Jan 21, 2020
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    It’s a scientific fact that butter does not require refrigeration, and approximately 70 million Americans keep their butter on the counter all the time. A butter dish my sound like a simple everyday kitchen necessity, but when looking for the best butter dish, there are things to consider like size, design, and material. From classic dishes to bold and fun stoneware, here are the cutest (and most functional) butter dishes out there. Butter makes everything better!

  1. Butter Me Up
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    Proudly handmade enamel butter dish with a natural wood lid, which brings a retro style to your counter. Attractive navy blue rim and word “BUTTER ME UP” make it a stylish vintage kitchen counter addition. Unlike fragile ceramic or glass, an unbreakable enamel butter dish is more sturdy and durable.

  3. Brooklynese Buttah Dish
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    Fishs Eddy is a New York City store famous for its vintage kitchenware and quirky collectibles. We worked together to bring you this butter-shaped holding dish—sized to hold a standard stick.

  5. Taco Truck Dish
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    Suddenly every day is Taco Tuesday fiesta. iMuy delicioso! This adorable butter dish is hand-painted. A unique collectible for your countertop, the Novelty Taco Truck Butter Dish from Boston Warehouse features a sculpted earthenware in a vibrant, glossed color palette. This entertaining piece makes a fun statement for your next get-together.

  7. Le Creuset Heritage Butter Dish
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    Decorative yet functional, this stoneware butter dish can go from refrigerator to microwave to table. The European style is designed to hold two butter sticks. The dense stoneware blocks moisture absorption to prevent cracking, crazing, and rippling, and the impermeable exterior enamel resists stains and scratches from metal utensils.

  9. Butter Dish With Spreader and Measurements
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    This classic butter dish is made from porcelain and comes with a beautifully carved arcadia wood knife. The convenient groves on the tray make it easy for measuring and portion control.

  11. The Original Butter Bell Crock
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    This collection of Butter Bell crocks draws inspiration from a French butter dish, with intricate embossing on each butter keeper that resembles the leaves and crawling vines of a French vineyard, giving the container a well-worn antique appearance. Bring a bit of vintage style to your kitchen with this beautiful butter pot.

  13. Minimalistic Dish
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    This OXO Good Grips butter dish might look basic, but it is super functional. The stoppers on either side of the dish keep butter in place while cutting and has convenient tablespoon measurement markings for portioning. The clear lid rests on the dish without sliding off during transport to your table.

  15. Buddha Butter Tray
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    With this white porcelain dish, you have the one and only Buddha covering your butter so that before you go knifing for that butter, you can get a glimpse of what your future will look like if you keep eating butter by the spoonful every day. The Buddha Butter Dish is made from ceramic material, is dishwasher safe, and is a perfect gift idea for your Buddhist friends or butter lovers.

  17. Vintage Style Butter Keeper
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    The tall and deep design of this ceramic butter dish helps stop the butter sticking to the top of the lid and staying there when you pick up the lid. Without mess, this Sweese modern butter holder adds a touch of elegance to your kitchen. The beech wooden lid of butter boat double as a small cutting board for slicing. 

  19. Cute Whale Dish
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    Have you ever found something that makes you smile? This whale-shaped porcelain butter dish with lid certainly will. The cover large enough to keep butter without smearing the top and the sides. Whale spray as a knob for easy grabbing and the lip design greatly prevent the cover from slipping. Makes great kitchen decor!

  21. Marble Butter Pot
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    No more crumbling with butter every morning! Now it’s time to have the same fresh taste of butter even without it changing color. A refrigerator is not required. Butter is served best at room temperature. This high-quality marble butter keeper with crock and lid are for everyday soft, fresh Butter taste.

  23. NorPro Stainless Steel Dish
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    Butter makes everything better. It turns your toast into a treat! Your butter will be perfectly spreadable at all times when using this stainless steel, Butter Dish. It has a classic design and will keep your butter at room temperature, allowing you to leave out on the kitchen table for easy access. The sturdy handle is easy to grip, making the lid easily removable. Don’t use hard, brittle butter from the fridge. Keep your butter soft and easy-to-spread.

  25. Butterie Flip-Top Butter Dish
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    Kitchen Concepts, the maker of Butterie, performed a shelf life study on butter. Working with Michelson Laboratories, butter was kept at room temperature and tested every few days for spoilage. The lab tested for yeast, mold, bacteria, and rancidity, and after three weeks of the butter being kept between 68-78°, none of the butter showed any signs of spoilage. Having soft butter always at the ready is a real game-changer in the kitchen. 

  27. Airtight Butter Keeper
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    The tall and deep design helps stop the butter sticking to the top of the lid and staying there when you pick up the lid. Without mess, this Sweese modern butter dish adds a touch of elegance to your kitchen. The top lid helps keep your butter fresh in the refrigerator without mixing other food tastes.

  29. Butter Dish with Lid Keeper
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    The top knob design is easier to open, and the butter plate cover has an elegant curved radius edge design. The thick-wall is designed to prevent the butter from becoming too hard in the refrigerator or to remain soft at room temperature. The perfect butter dish – it’s simple colors add color to your kitchen.

  31. Butter All The Things
  32. The table craft croft house collection butter dish is made of durable Melamine with playful text (“butter all the things”) and bamboo lid. This butter dish holds one stick of butter and is hand washable.

  33. Bezrat Glass Butter Dish
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    The glass butter dish with lid maintains your butter’s flavor and freshness. The classic look adds beauty to your tabletop with this pretty butter dish! The pure crystal glass that comprises the butter dish is utterly harmless to your food. Unlike the plastic versions, it is BPA free, lead-free and odor free- your butter stays pure!

  35. Mason Jar Style Butter Crock
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    If you are a butter lover, you will be excited to use this butter crock each day. Farewell to the fridge! Having the airtight seal, brought about by the water, greatly facilitates this quality. Refresh the water every 2-3 days to get the soft and fresh butter.