Vanilla Extract

homemade vanilla extract

Only two ingredients are needed to make vanilla extract from scratch.

Vanilla Extract
Makes 1 cup
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  1. 1 cup vodka
  2. 3 vanilla beans, split lengthwise
  1. In a resealable glass jar, combine vodka and vanilla beans. Store in a cool, dark place for at least 2 months before using.
  1. When measuring the extract for your recipes, be sure to dip your measuring spoon into the bottom of the container to get some vanilla bean seeds because that’s where the major flavor comes from.
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