Homemade Vanilla Extract

Recipe by Pumpkie
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READY IN: 1008hrs 5mins
SERVES: 1
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Put vanilla bean in a clean jar and cover with rum or brandy.
  • Cap the jar and store in a cool and dark place for at least 6 weeks to let the flavor develop.
  • Once a week lightly shake jar.
  • Strain the vanilla extract through a cheesecloth lined strainer and into a sealed jar.
  • Give as a gift with a recipe that uses vanilla or a handbaked gift.
  • If giving at Christmas time I double or triple my recipe.
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