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Recipe for Browned Butter Salted Caramel Sauce

Browned Butter Salted Caramel Sauce

Browned Butter Salted Caramel Sauce has a rich flavor, unlike any caramel sauce you have tried before. Great when drizzled on ice cream, apples, and pie.
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Keyword browned butter, caramel, salted
Prep Time 8 minutes
Cook Time 12 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 12


  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 6 tablespoons butter
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream
  • 1 teaspoon coarse salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract


  • Heat the sugar in a pan over medium heat until it is melted, bubbly and rich in color.
  • Add butter. Whisk well.
  • Add cream, slowly stir. It will bubble, so use caution.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Stir in salt and vanilla.