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Foodservice Concentrated Butter Flavors


Foodservice Markets Served

Butter Buds FoodserviceSM concentrated butter flavors, instant butter and cheese sauce mixes and pan-release butter sprays are preferred among foodservice directors in schools, healthcare facilities and our nation’s military. Healthy, economical, flavorful and easy to prepare, great-tasting Butter Buds® products are favored for the benefits they bring to a variety of recipes.

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Schools


Butter Buds FoodserviceSM products help food service managers and directors provide healthy, low-fat meals for their hungry students. In an effort to produce tasty food within strict nutritional guidelines and tight budgets, food service professionals look to Butter Buds® to help provide healthy meals kids will love, with less waste.

Butter Buds® concentrated butter granules, when used as a flavoring agent or instant sauce mix, serve up buttery flavor with minimal fat and cholesterol. With only 5 calories per serving, Butter Buds® provides a healthy and economical alternative to traditional butter.

Cheddar Buds® and Alfredo Buds® instant cheese sauce mixes offer delicious, convenient and easy-to-mix sauces for pastas, vegetables and everyone’s favorite—mac and cheese—with only one gram of fat per serving.

Buttermist® and Garlic Buttermist® butter sprays can simply be sprayed onto sandwiches and baked goods for great butter flavor. Highly concentrated, one 17-ounce can produces 600 grilled cheese sandwiches with no brushes to clean. Used as a pan-release spray, both varieties provide fast and easy cleanup of cookware and baking pans to help you save on labor costs.

Healthcare


Butter Buds® concentrated butter flavors, instant sauce mixes and pan-release butter sprays are valuable tools for health care food service directors as they address health concerns and dietary requirements of their patients. Butter Buds® products help prepare foods that promote heart health, weight control and other specific medical conditions.

Restricted diets do not mean less taste – low in calories, fat and cholesterol, all Butter Buds® products provide healthy alternatives to traditional butter and cheese while offering a rich dairy flavor to our favorite foods. Healthcare foodservice directors appreciate saving on ingredient costs due to the economic usage levels of our concentrated dairy products. Convenient and easy-to-use, Butter Buds® also reduces labor costs in the kitchen.

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Healthcare


Butter Buds® concentrated butter flavors, instant sauce mixes and pan-release butter sprays are valuable tools for health care food service directors as they address health concerns and dietary requirements of their patients. Butter Buds® products help prepare foods that promote heart health, weight control and other specific medical conditions.

Restricted diets do not mean less taste – low in calories, fat and cholesterol, all Butter Buds® products provide healthy alternatives to traditional butter and cheese while offering a rich dairy flavor to our favorite foods. Healthcare foodservice directors appreciate saving on ingredient costs due to the economic usage levels of our concentrated dairy products. Convenient and easy-to-use, Butter Buds® also reduces labor costs in the kitchen.

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Military


Butter Buds® is a proud supporter of our nation’s military. Troops deserve great-tasting meals while serving here and abroad, and nothing says “home” like the rich dairy flavors associated with Butter Buds® concentrated butter flavors, instant butter and cheese sauces mixes and butter sprays. With less fat and cholesterol, Butter Buds® products provide tasty alternatives to traditional butter and cheese while keeping our troops lean-and-mean.

Butter Buds® concentrated butter flavor is available in two-ounce packages for UGR-A and UGR-E group rations. Our single-serve two-gram packages have been used in MRE rations serving our troops in Iraq, Afghanistan and around the world. Buttermist and Garlic Buttermist pan-release butter sprays are favored by Culinary Specialists on many of our U.S. Navy ships for their convenience and food prep time-savings.