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
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