Saturday, October 17, 2009
Gourmet may be on its way out, but it's certainly leaving a legacy of deliciousness. And in the most recent issue, their feature on brown butter (most notably how it makes cake more delicious) sure made a lasting impression. Here's a collection of links to tempt palates and feed the hunger for sweet knowledge about brown butter:
First things first: an explanation of what brown butter is and how to make it.
Of course, the aforementioned delectable-looking brown butter pound cake from Gourmet.
Brown Butter Cookie Co. specializes in Brown Butter Sea Salt Cookies.
Oh, and if you wanted your own brown butter cookie recipe, Gourmet also has you covered. (RIP Gourmet!)
For the sophisticate, how about a hazelnut brown butter cake, via Smitten Kitchen?
And for more pinkies-out deliciousness, a caramelized apple tart in a browned butter custard, via RecipeGirl.
Cool off with brown butter ice cream, via Chez Pim.
Experience delicious overload with Browned butter scotch pie, via Desert Candy.
Dress up a homey favorite with Brown butter rice krispie treats.
Enjoy a rich and decadent confection with brown butter fudge.
Sophisticated flavor, fun presentation: brown butter blondie pops, via Peanut Butter and Julie
Brown butter icing: just one more reason to love Martha.
Brown butter bacon chocolate chip cookies: sweet (and salty) perfection!