Vanilla Vodka- Homemade

Pat Duran


This is a great do it yourself recipe and is very easy to make.
Tastes wonderful in baking and in cooking too!
Use your favorite drink or make many different flavors.

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1 lagre bottle or several smaller bottles
15 Min
No-Cook or Other


3 c
vodka or other flavors of liquor
12 large
whole vanilla beans


1Cut vanilla beans in 1/2 lengthwise to about 1 inch from the bottom leave this part uncut.
Pour out about 1/2 c or a smidgen more of vodka in a glass and add some orange juice- have a sip.

2Now put the cut beans into the bottle of vodka. Take another sip of your drink.Set aside.
Screw on cap to vodka. Shake bottle-to mix up a bit; and store in a cool dry place for 1 or 2 months and give the bottle a shake whenever you think of it.

3The longer it sets the better it gets. When it is ready- pour mixture into smaller bottle with screw on caps or corks. This makes great gifts to give to your friends at holidays.
Now just sit back and finish your drink- it's a long wait! LOL

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Alcohol
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom