Brown Butter Pear Upside Down Cake

Watch Chef Barbara Alexander make a classic Brown Butter Pear Upside Down Cake. This beautiful cake is paired with a Crème Fraiche, a delicious finish to the sweet pears and the rich, buttery texture of the cake. The secret to the deliciousness of the cake, is the addition of classic French brown. Brown butter, also known as Beurre Noisette, adds a delicious nutty flavor that can be revealed through careful rendering.