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Creamy Garlic Butter Sauce

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This creamy garlic butter sauce is just divine. Add it to the top of shrimp, pork, beef, chicken, and vegetables. So far, I have not had something that this sauce was not just the finishing touch. Just delicious!

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Pork and Asparagus with Creamy Garlic Butter Sauce
Pork and Asparagus with Creamy Garlic Butter Sauce

Pair the Sauce with Pork and Asparagus

Pan fry a few boneless pork chops and oven roast the fresh asparagus. Here is my recipe for the asparagus. Top this with the buttery sauce to take it to the next level.

Add a Buttery Essence to Your Meal

This sauce just amps up the flavor, ads a buttery essence. Make your next baked potatoes, grilled asparagus, green beans, and more; drizzle on a bit of this garlic butter sauce and it goes from good to great. At least in our house it does.

The possibilities are just endless!

Restaurant Worthy Sauce

This delicious sauce is restaurant worthy. it takes just minutes to make and the rich flavor compliments so many dishes.

Sauces are a restaurant’s secret weapon. Make restaurant-quality sauces right in your own home.

Rich Buttery Sauce with Beef and Asparagus
Rich Buttery Sauce with Beef and Asparagus

Just look at that plate. Would you eat that at a restaurant? I would. We are eating this at home tonight. Before we had this, we enjoyed a salad with an olive oil and rice vinegar dressing.

This mouthwatering 4-ingredient Garlic Butter Sauce takes just minutes to whip together and tastes amazing with all your dinner favorites.

Asparagus with Buttery Cream Sauce Drizzled on top

Real Ingredients

Being retired dairy farmers, we like to use real ingredients in our recipes. This one calls for butter, which is an absolute must-have in much of my cooking, good quality butter can’t be compromised

Last-Minute, Easy Recipe

If you’re looking for a last-minute, easy recipe to turn a simple meal into something truly amazing, then I definitely recommend this Creamy Garlic Butter Sauce. Spoon it over ingredients and dress up a plate or use as a Garlic Butter Dipping Sauce. Either Way, Delicious!

Add the Cream to the Buttery Sauce
Add the Cream to the Buttery Sauce


This recipe uses just 4 ingredients to make this mouthwatering deliciousness. It takes just minutes to create this lovely sauce.

Butter. Make sure to use a good quality grade A butter.

Garlic. Well, need I say more? Garlic is just an amazing seasoning.

Stone Ground Mustard. The mustard helps to thicken the sauce and add a depth of flavor.

Heavy Cream. The heavy cream helps bring the whole sauce together and give it that rich creamy texture.

Rib Eye Steak Served with Asparagus and Creamy Garlic Butter Sauce
Rib Eye Steak Served with Asparagus and Creamy Garlic Butter Sauce

Variations to the Butter Sauce

Use this base recipe to create other mouth-watering sauce variations.

Cowboy Dipping Sauce

If you prefer a bit more spice, turn this into a cowboy dipping sauce. It is easy with just a few additions.

Add 1 tablespoon of lemon. This will add a pop of freshness

A pinch of cayenne, red pepper flakes, and paprika for a bit of heat.

Use Fresh if you can for these next three ingredients. Add 1 tablespoon of chopped fresh parsley, thyme, and chives. Again, this will add a bright flavor profile.

Mix this all together with the basic garlic butter sauce and you have created a delicious Cowboy Dipping Sauce.

Simple, Wholesome, and Fresh Ingredients

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Creamy Garlic Butter Sauce

This mouthwatering 4-ingredient Creamy Garlic Butter Sauce takes minutes to make and tastes amazing with all your dinner favorites, including shrimp, chicken, pork, beef, and of course veggies!
Cook Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Gravy
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Buttery, easy, garlic, recipe, Sauce
Servings: 6 Servings
Calories: 273kcal


  • 1/2 Cup Butter
  • 2 Tbl Garlic Minced
  • 2 Tbl Stone Ground Mustard
  • 1 Cup Heavy Cream


  • In a sauce pan over medium-high heat, add the butter, garlic, and stone ground mustard. Cook 30 seconds to 1 minute until the garlic is fragrant.
  • Add the Cream and stir.
    Add the Cream to the Buttery Sauce
  • Stir and cook until slightly thickened. Approximately 4 -5 minutes. That's it! This sauce is ready to enjoy.
    Bubbly Creamy Garlic Butter Sauce

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Rich Buttery Sauce with Beef and Asparagus

Rich Buttery Sauce with Beef and Asparagus


Calories: 273kcal | Carbohydrates: 9g | Protein: 6g | Fat: 25g | Saturated Fat: 10g | Cholesterol: 54mg | Sodium: 72mg | Potassium: 72mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 598IU | Vitamin C: 2mg | Calcium: 64mg | Iron: 1mg

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