15 Buttermilk Recipes to Whip Up Now
Have you been putting off making a recipe with a little bit of buttermilk in it just because you didn’t know what to do with the rest of the carton? No worries, because with these 15 recipes — including a DIY for small-batch buttermilk to kick things off — there’s no reason not to start experimenting. Scroll through to see just how versatile this cultured dairy drink is… it stars in everything from homemade dressing to sweet ice cream!
3. Vanilla Cake With Vanilla Bean-Brown Butter Glaze: Buttermilk is the secret to making this vanilla-scented cake extra moist and fluffy. The nutty brown butter glaze, well, that’s just (literally) the icing on the cake. (via Averie Cooks)
4. Crunchy Baked Onion Rings: A six-hour soak in buttermilk prepares onion slices for a seasoned panko breadcrumb coating. Baked, not fried, you can enjoy these rings without any guilt. (via My Fussy Eater)
7. Buttermilk Sage Fried Pork Chop Sandwiches: A dip in buttermilk isn’t just for chicken. Give these herbed pork sandwiches a try when you’re in the mood for something fried sans poultry. (via Perpetually Hungry)
13. Oreo Buttermilk Pie: Enjoy the contrast of gooey, custardy, Oreo-studded filling against a crisp crust in this unexpectedly quick to make — we’re talking, like, five minutes — pie. (via Lorie’s Mississippi Kitchen)
How do you like to bake, cook or churn up buttermilk? Share some recipes with us in the comments below!