Kouign-Amann Recipe: Tips for Making Kouign-Amann

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Feb 23, 2022 • 5 min read

Seasoned with the most basic pantry ingredients—just salt and sugar—this buttery French pastry attains a superlatively crisp and flavorful salted caramel crust. This recipe may take time, but it’s incredibly satisfying to make at home.