Tag Archive: brown butter

Sep 27

Sweet potato raviolis with lemon-sage brown butter

Happy autumn, everyone! I feel like I got a late start this year, as I spent the last couple of weeks on vacation in places where it's eternal summer. Typically I like to start cooking fall recipes the day after Labor Day.

Feb 02

Brown-butter toffee walnut blondies

I've never been too interested in blondies. It's probably because I think of blondies as the opposite of brownies, which is to say, as the opposite of chocolate. And in my mind, the opposite of chocolate is white chocolate. And I think white chocolate is kind of gross. But this blondie recipe caught my eye …

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Dec 27

Brown-butter sugar cookies

Brown-butter sugar cookies!

You know how I really, really like brown butter? I like it so much that I decided to take a perfectly good sugar cookie recipe and ruin it with brown butter. Wait, did I say “ruin it”? That’s not right. What I meant was, MAKE IT EVEN MORE FANTASTIC. Because what’s not better with brown …

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Nov 23

Pumpkin gnocchi with sage brown butter

Pumpkin gnocchi with sage brown butter!

Every now and then, it’ll occur to me that I should try to cook something that isn’t breakfast or dessert. Meals that include things like meat and vegetables really aren’t my forte. So in the past, my efforts at dinner-ish food have had mixed results. But that doesn’t stop me from trying!

May 02

Mexican wedding cookies

Mexican wedding cookies!

Since Cinco de Mayo’s coming up, I thought I’d try to make some tasty Mexican-themed treats. First on my list: Mexican wedding cookies! Yeah, I know they’re not generally the first thing that come to mind when you’re planning to make food for a fiesta, but maybe they should be. They’re really good! These cookies …

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Dec 22

Brown butter meltaway cookies

My little balls of cookie dough! They resemble oddly spherical potatoes.

So, I’m typing this blog post with a mouthful of cookie and powdered sugar all over my face. You guys, these cookies are freaking delicious. I was planning to bring them to a holiday party, but now I’m having second thoughts. I might just eat them all myself. They’re THAT GOOD. I wasn’t sure what …

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