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vanilla homemade by freda

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Vanc. (born in Savannah, Ga), WA

"You'll never buy Immitation again" Found this while Searching thru my recipes. Its fantastic. so easy to Make and so much better than Store-Bought. This is the real McCoy! Makes 48 teaspoon/ 1 cup of "REAL Vanilla Flavoring". Takes no time to make. and on week to furment. Stores well for at least a Year in a sealed botte ifit lasts this long.. Gret Idea to make for Gifts or a Houswarming gift. . . on the cheap.

(2 ratings)
yield 48 teaspoons/ 1 cup
prep time 10 Min
cook time 5 Min

Ingredients For vanilla homemade by freda

  • 2
    vanila beans
  • 8 oz
    good vodka =(1 cup)

How To Make vanilla homemade by freda

  • 1
    Vanilla beans are $1.00 ea. You can use the Small bottles of Vodka, like the sizes they have on aiplanes.(since your only using 1 Cup of Vodka) Averages @ 5 cents per teaspoon serving.
  • 2
    Split Vanilla Beans in 1/2 Lengthwise. Scrape the seeds from the beans using a knife, and place both the seeds and the Beans in a glass jar with Lid.
  • 3
    Warm the Vodka to 100- 120 degrees. Pour Warme Vodka over the beans in the Glass Jar. Allow to Cool to room temp. Once Cooled seal the jar.
  • 4
    Store @ room-temp. for one week. Shake the Jar well every day. At theend of one week, Strain the Mixture, store in a sealed Container or Bottle.
  • 5
    Vanilla Flavoring will keep for one year, But chanes are It won't last this long. Makes 48 one teaspoon servings

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