Butter Measuring Knife
If you've been annoyed by improperly wrapped sticks of butter—or unmarked blocks of butter—this measuring knife can be a real convenience.
What We Learned
Before the invention of tablespoon-marked butter wrappers, Americans either messily made do by smearing softened butter into measuring spoons or winged it and hoped for the best. But the relatively recent appearance in stores of unmarked artisanal and European-style block butters (as well as the perennial problem of improperly wrapped marked sticks) can leave many wrapper-dependent ...