Warm and Nutty Brown Butter: 12 Tips, Tutorials & Recipes

What could better than butter? Brown butter, of course! Its warm, nutty flavor complements some of fall's best produce, like butternut squash, sage and apples, and adds a new dimension to sweets like shortbread cookies and ice cream. Whether you're a brown butter newbie or an old pro, we've gathered all the tutorials and tips you need, as well as some inspiring recipes, both savory and sweet.

TUTORIALS & TIPS
How To Brown Butter
Tip: Brown Butter in the Microwave
What's the Secret to Smooth Brown Butter Ice Cream?
Baker's Tricks: Browning the Butter

SWEET RECIPES
Brown Butter Ice Cream
Rosemary Walnut Brown Butter Cookies
Brown Butter Butterscotch Pie
Pumpkin and Brown Butter Blondies

SAVORY RECIPES
Fettuccine with Roasted Butternut Squash, Brown Butter and Sage
Brown Butter & Maple Glazed Turnips
Potatoes, Green Beans and Corn in Lemon Brown Butter Sauce
Pasta with Brown Butter and Fried Sage

How do you use brown butter?

Related: How to Make Clarified Butter and Ghee

(Images: Nealey Dozier; Faith Durand)