A question about a recipe: Sweet Potatoes Anna with Prunes

I have a question about step 1 on the recipe "Sweet Potatoes Anna with Prunes" from mrsp. It says:

"Melt 1/2 pound butter and clarify."

  • Posted by: judester
  • September 26, 2011
  • 2114 views
  • 2 Comments
Sweet Potatoes Anna with Prunes
Recipe question for: Sweet Potatoes Anna with Prunes

2 Comments

hardlikearmour September 26, 2011
Here's a tutorial: http://culinaryarts.about.com/od/culinaryfundamentals/ss/clarifiedbutter.htm
Essentially you melt the butter on low heat and skim off the foam & milk solids until all that remains is clear butterfat.
 
hardlikearmour September 26, 2011
Here's a tutorial: http://culinaryarts.about.com/od/culinaryfundamentals/ss/clarifiedbutter.htm
Essentially you melt the butter on low heat and skim off the foam & milk solids until all that remains is clear butterfat.
 
Recommended by Food52