Entry from British & World English dictionary
A rich, sweet, rum-flavoured sauce of butter and sugar, served especially with mince pies or Christmas pudding.
- He also talked to butter-maker Sue Forrester and her husband Tom and tasted some of her Cumberland rum butter, which is traditionally served at christenings.
- The exact origins of rum butter are shrouded in mystery.
- You can make your spiced rum butter in advance and keep it in the fridge.
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