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Vanilla Extract

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Super simple and economical.
Ingredients
  Vanilla beans 3
  Vodka/Rum 1 Cup (16 tbs) (vodka of your choice)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Sterilize a clear glass bottle with a lid, in pot of boiling water.

MAKING
2. Using sharp knife, split vanilla beans lengthwise leaving about 1 inch from top.
3. Carefully pour the vodka in sterilized bottle and put in the vanilla beans.
4. Put the lid on and shake well.
5. Place the bottle in cool and dry place for 8 weeks, preferably in a cupboard and shake well whenever possible.

SERVING
6. Use as desired.

TIPS
Use clear bottle so you can keep a check on the progress of vanilla extract.

Things You Will Need
Clear glass bottle with lid

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Cuisine: 
Global
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Stop buying vanilla extract. You can now make a pure extract at home, and that too under 5 minutes. Watch this video and learn what all you need and how to make it!

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