Forgot to take out butter from the fridge and need it to soften in no time? No worry, here is a way I do it quickly without using microwave. This tip will save you tremendous amount of time. No microwave, no cutting into small pieces and no rubbing cold butter over yourself.
Instructions to soften butter for baking:
- Put the cold hard butter in a plastic bag, Ziplock bag or between 2 pieces of parchment paper.
- Using a rolling pin, hit the butter until it flatten.
- Leave it on the table for 1 minute. You are ready to bake with it.
Leave the butter 1-2 more minutes on the counter and it is officially soften and ready to spread or for baking.