Would clarified butter work the same as ghee? I have no clue where to find it and my attempts at making it have been unsuccessful.
Clarified butter and ghee are basically the same thing, and in fact, ghee is usually described as clarified butter.
Ghee is available on several websites, the one linked below is just one example.
This website below explains how to make ghee. It’s a recipe from Alton Brown and seems to be fairly simple.