From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.
Learn how to navigate all the butters in your supermarket dairy aisle, then find out which applications require the different varieties.
Is butter bad for us, or does it just have an image problem?
If you go nuts for peanut butter, you may need to find another favorite -- at least for the time being. Another salmonella outbreak has hit the U.S. (and Canada), and peanut butter is the source.
Are you substituting butter with margarine as a "healthier" alternative? Some butter substitutes may actually clog your arteries just as much -- if not more -- than good old butter. Learn more about the butter-versus-margarine debate and find out what butter alternatives to try.
Get revved up for the next Healthy Eats battle! Peanut butter and almond butter are popular choices for kids and adults, but which should you choose?
One of the most controversial debates in the nutrition world – can butter be part of a healthy diet?
Find out how using different butters and butter-mixing strategies can affect the outcome of your baked goods.
People are passionate about their baked potatoes, some like it with butter -- others sour cream.