Butter batter. While it might sound delicious as a base for cookies, it doesn’t sound (or look) especially appetizing in drinks. But despite their rough appearances, these three butter batter drinks are absolutely amazing.

Butter Batter

I’m a huge fan of making batches so that I have to do little work for the final product. This Butter Batter is a perfect example of front-loaded work. After you spend about 10 minutes creating the batter and store it in the freezer, you can easily create many delicious drinks to enjoy on a cold night.

Hot Buttered ––- Batter

1/2 lb Butter
1/2 lb Brown sugar
1/2 lb Sugar
1/2 tbsp Cinnamon
1/2 tsp Clove
1 tsp Nutmeg
1/2 qt Vanilla ice cream

  1. Heat butter over medium low until it browns lightly.
  2. Remove from heat and add the sugar, spices, and ice cream.
  3. Stir until well integrated.
  4. Use immediately or store in an airtight freezer container for up to 3 months.


This batter can be used for many different delicious drinks.


Butter Beer

Harry Potter Butterbeer

8 oz Cream soda
1 tbsp Butter batter

  1. Simply pour cream soda over the butter batter for a nerdy treat.
  2. If the drink begins to separate shake to recombine.


Hot Buttered Rum

Hot Buttered Rum

2 oz Spiced rum
1 tbsp Butter batter
6 oz Boiling water

  1. Pour the boiling water over the rum and butter batter.
  2. Garnish with a cinnamon stick.


Hot Buttered Lemon

Hot Buttered Lemon

2 oz Lemon juice
1 tbsp Butter batter
4 oz Water
1 Lemon wheel

  1. Heat all ingredients just to a boil.
  2. Remove and sugar the lemon wheel.
  3. Pour the drink into a mug and garnish with the sugared lemon.


Hot Buttery Maple

Hot  Buttered Maple

2 oz Spiced rum
1/2 tbsp Butter Batter
1 oz Maple Syrup
4 oz Water

  1. Heat all ingredients besides the spiced rum just to a boil.
  2. Pour into a mug and stir in spiced rum.


What buttered drinks do you love?