Salted Caramel Recipe

salted caramel

Ingredients for Salted Caramel:

  • 1/2  cup sugar
  • 2  tablespoons heavy cream
  • tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into small pieces
  • Gray sea salt or flaky sea salt 

 

Directions:

Bring sugar and 2 tablespoons water to a boil in a small saucepan over medium heat, stirring until sugar dissolves. This will take a few minutes

Increase heat to medium-high and cook without stirring, occasionally swirling pan and brushing down sides of pan with a wet pastry brush, until sugar is a deep amber color, 5-8 minutes. Remove caramel from heat.

Add cream and already cut up butter (mixture will bubble vigorously) and whisk to combine.

Let cool slightly.

Drizzle caramel sauce over brownies, cakes, ice cream,etc and sprinkle lightly with sea salt.

Can be refrigerated. Reheat before using.

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Salted Caramel Recipe
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Ingredients
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 2 tablespoons heavy cream
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into small pieces
  • Gray sea salt or flaky sea salt
Instructions
  1. Bring sugar and 2 tablespoons water to a boil in a small saucepan over medium heat, stirring until sugar dissolves. This will take a few minutes
  2. Increase heat to medium-high and cook without stirring, occasionally swirling pan and brushing down sides of pan with a wet pastry brush, until sugar is a deep amber color, 5-8 minutes. Remove caramel from heat.
  3. Add cream and already cut up butter (mixture will bubble vigorously) and whisk to combine.
  4. Let cool slightly.
  5. Drizzle caramel sauce over brownies, cakes, ice cream,etc and sprinkle lightly with sea salt.
  6. Can be refrigerated. Reheat before using.

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Author: Kat

Kat is a married mom of three kids aged 15, 7, and 4 that lives close to Birmingham, AL. She loves cats, books, cooking, hockey (especially the Chicago Blackhawks & Pittsburgh Penguins), and watching movies. She is an admitted nerd, comic book lover, action figure & barbie doll collector, blackjack dealer, beginner croupier, and all around queen of the dorks. You can reach her at everydimecounts@gmail.com to talk about product reviews, press trips, sponsorships, or brand messaging.

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