How to Make Homemade Caramel

easy homemade caramel in a glass jar with a drip



  1. In a heavy bottomed sauce pan, heat the sugar on medium low heat until its completely melted, swirling the pan gently every 20 seconds or so. The sugar will start to form clumps before melting slowly. Be patient and keep an eye on it to make sure it does not burn.
  2. Once melted, remove from heat immediately and stir in the butter. The mixture will violently bubble. You’re doing it right.
  3. Next, pour in the heavy cream and sea salt. Stir until everything is combined.
  4. Pour into small bowl or cup and allow to cool completely before using.*


*Caramel can be stored in an air tight container in the fridge for 1 month or in the freezer for 3 months!

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