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If you learn how to make homemade vanilla extract you will gain one of the simplest kitchen skills. It's such a quick and simple process that you'll wonder why you haven't always done it. You'll also get a premium product for a fraction of the price.
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How To Make Homemade Vanilla Extract

If you learn how to make homemade vanilla extract you will gain one of the simplest kitchen skills. It's such a quick and simple process that you'll wonder why you haven't always done it. You'll also get a premium product for a fraction of the price.
Course Condiment
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 13 Tablespoons
Calories 47kcal
Author Debs

Ingredients

  • 5-8 vanilla beans
  • 1 cup vodka

Instructions

  • Split the vanilla beans in half lengthways.
  • Using a sharp knife, gently scrape out the vanilla seeds.
  • Place the vanilla seeds into a bottle or measuring cup and add the vodka.
  • Whisk to combine and pour into bottles.
  • Seal the bottles and mature the vanilla for 8 weeks, shaking 1-2 times per week.