Vanilla Sugar – Experiment # 3

Hey folks, sick of me yet. Trust me there’s a method to my madness. Of course it’s top secret and if I tell you well then I have to dress up like Tom Cruise in Mission Impossible and hunt you down. And I just honestly don’t have time for all that. So just trust your loyal lunatic folks. I am not insane, or I am but aren’t you used to it by now?

So another experiment. This one is also inspired by Miss Paula Deen. Such a cool chick. The hair is a bit much but man can she cook.

 

Vanilla Sugar
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Recipe type: Flavourings, Sugar
 
How to make your own vanilla sugar!
Ingredients
  • 1½ cups sugar
  • 2 vanilla beans
Instructions
  1. Method 1- Scrape out the paste and pop it in your food processor with the sugar to combine. Store in an air tight container.
  2. Method 2- Stick 2 beans in a container with some sugar for a few days.
  3. Method 3- combine method 1 and 2.
  4. I used method 3. Here’s the results. Wish we had smell-o-internet.

 

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Comments

  1. 1
    Evan @swEEts says:

    I just bought vanilla sugar, but as soon as I run out now I know how to make some! Thanks for sharing

  2. 2

    I was just looking at making my own vanilla sugar the other day for baking. Thanks for posting.

  3. 3
    Kim Bee says:

    @Evan- Kudos to Paula Deen for putting me on to this. I may not have her kitchen but dang it I can have her vanilla sugar. You're very welcome. Love sharing ideas.

    @S.V.- It's so easy, and your house will smell incredible for days.

  4. 4

    Sounds fantastic way to your own vanilla sugar! I love it, awesome post!

  5. 5

    Is it Vanilla salt or vanilla sugar because the recipe calls for vanilla salt

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