Porcelain Butter Keeper
Build me up, butter cup.
One of our best-sellers and best-loved, the French Ceramic Butter Keeper, may just have gotten—dare we say it—even better, thanks to a slightly larger design in a fresh, bright white exclusive to Food52. Hand-thrown on a pottery wheel in California in the same style as its older sister, it keeps your butter soft and spreadable. Just fill the base of the keeper with water and fill the other half with just over a full stick of butter, creating an airtight seal when closed.
Please note that each piece is handmade to order, and will ship out in approximately 8 business days.
Photography by Rocky Luten, James Ransom, and Bobbi Lin
Details & Materials -
San Diego, California
Wheel-thrown porcelain, non-toxic lead-free glaze
4.25"in diameter x 2.25” H; holds 1 full stick of butter (1/4 pound) plus a little extra
Care & Notes
Dishwasher safe. We recommend changing the water every 2-3 days to ensure butter stays fresh.
Shipping & Returns
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Meet the Maker
Our Tips & Stories
How we'd use this beauty in our own homes.
Consider all that direct contact with your hands, your face—and the sidewalk.
Read this before your next cycle.
We're calling it saucepan-pourri.