Thursday, April 3, 2014

Let Your Butter Be Spreadable with The Original Butter Bell® crock (Review with Giveaway, Ends 04/17/14, US Only)

Disclosure: I got this product as part of an advertorial.
 
 
 
 
What's a Butter Bell® crock, you ask?  
A modern version of the original French butter crock, the Original Butter Bell® crock allows butter to be kept at room temperature, on the counter or tabletop, for up to 30 days without spoilage, refrigeration or odors. Made from New Bone China, the highest quality ceramics available, the Butter Bell crock insures that under reasonable, correct usage, butter storage time can be up to 30 days. Most Butter Bell users consume a crock’s worth of butter within one week.    

The unique design keeps butter at the perfect “spreading” consistency by reflecting outside heat while insulating and cooling the butter.  Flavor and freshness is protected by an airtight seal of water at the base of the crock.

The Butter Bell crock holds up to one full stick (1/2 cup) of butter.  Softened butter is packed firmly into the bell-shaped cup of the lid. Cold water is poured into the base of the crock. The lid is then placed upside down back into the base of the crock.  Soft, spreadable butter may be enjoyed and served right from the crock. Proper maintenance: Water should be changed out every three days.  Replace existing water in the base with fresh, cold water.

The Butter Bell crocks are 4 inches in height and 3.5 inches in diameter. We have multiple styles and several colors to choose from.
 
 
Butter Bell® crock is a brand name of butter crocks owned and distributed by L. Tremain. We are the brand leader and largest seller of butter crocks in the US, with many styles and colors to choose from. The product line was also recently featured on the Food Network on the show "Unwrapped" which is shown on our website - http://www.butterbell.com/how-to-use-butter-bell-crock/ .
 
 
 
This is the Butter Bell Crock that we received.
 
 
We ONLY use grassfed butter. While you can purchase spreadable butter, it is mixed with oil, so it isn't pure butter. PLEASE avoid purchasing margarine!! For more information about butter consumption, please read this trusted source - Dr. Mercola's Butter Consumption Reaches a 40 year High article.
 
 
 
 
The instructions for setting up your Butter Bell® crock are on the back of the box. Yay for minimal packaging!
 
 
I used about 2/3 of a package of butter to fill the crock.
 
 
 
Yum. I love that dark yellow color!
 
 
I measured out the water for the canister.
 
 
 
And put the bell crock inside.
 
 
This is how much butter remained after filling the crock. It holds a lot of butter!!
 
 
We love to make air popped popcorn.
 
 
But it seems like it takes FOREVER to melt the butter fresh from the fridge...well beyond the time frame it takes to finish popping the popcorn. And I don't know about you, but I like to eat my popcorn HOT!
 
 
 
 
 
Using the soft butter from the Butter Bell® crock made it SO much easier!! The butter actually finished melting BEFORE the popcorn finished popping so we were able to blend the butter while it popped!
 
 
 
 
And I noticed that we were able to use much LESS butter than normal...and I love my popcorn slathered in butter!!!
 
 
 
The other thing that I like about my Butter Bell® crock is that our family is able to have the crock for me to use for gluten free purposes and a separate container for the rest of the family to use.
 
 
Butter Bell® crock is having a Mother's Day Special Offer - For every two Butter Bell crocks that you purchase, you get a free crock. The specific offer details are available on their website. The offer runs from April 2nd through May 15th 2014. 
 
 
Our Guarantee
Order with confidence! Your satisfaction with any product from L. Tremain, Inc. is 100% guaranteed. If for any reason you’re not satisfied with your purchase, you can return it to us for an exchange or refund within 30-days of receipt (less shipping/handling charges).
Company Overview
The L. Tremain Company, founded in 1996, is a privately held, family run business based in Los Angeles, CA. The company’s main focus is to provide unique and time-honored kitchen tools, gourmet housewares and decorative tabletop lines to consumers worldwide.

The very first product line launched by the company was based on a centuries old French butter storage device. The company has taken the traditional French concept, increased its effectiveness and beauty, to create an innovative butter storage unit specifically for the American palate—the Original Butter Bell® Crock.
 
Connect with Butter Bell® crock-
 
 
 
 
 
Their Stripe Butter Bell® Collection is something that has just been introduced. The winner can choose from any of the 4 Striped colors - Red, Blue, Black & Yellow.
 
 
 
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