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Steak with Maître d’Hotel Butter

Un-Wine'd host Tassie Pippert shows viewers how to prepare a savory Steak with Maître d’Hotel Butter dish. Maître d'Hôtel butter is a compound butter recipe of French origin prepared with butter, parsley, lemon juice, salt and pepper. Use it as a finishing butter on meats, fish and vegetables for added pizzazz.


  • 2 steaks of your choice approximately 2” thick
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 2 T. olive oil
  • Salt and pepper

Maître d’Hotel Butter

  • 4 T. good quality butter
  • 2 cloves garlic, finely minced
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 sprig thyme, finely minced
  • ½ t. rosemary, finely minced
  • 1 t. parsley, finely minced
  • Additional herbs as desired, finely minced

Place steaks on a plate and mix the garlic, olive oil and salt & pepper to taste. Rub generously on steaks on all sides. Rest 30 minutes at room temperature. Grill steaks to desired doneness and top with chilled Maitre D’ butter.


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