Customer Questions & Answers
Q: How many sticks of butter do the butter bowls hold?
This butter dish holds one stick of butter. Andrew
Q: How do you use this style of butter dish? Vicky Harris from Summerfield, FL
A French butter dish is a container used to maintain the freshness and spreadable consistency of butter without refrigeration. This late 19th century French-designed pottery crock has two parts: a base that holds water, and a cup to hold the packed butter which also serves as a lid. The cup containing butter is placed into the base, where water creates an airtight seal that keeps the air (and thus oxygen) away from the butter so that refrigeration is not needed, and the butter can be used in its Andrew