Make Your Own Vanilla Extract

Vanilla extract is one of my go-to ingredients when I am looking for an extra boost of flavor. Baked goods get a luxurious upgrade when vanilla is used. When I want to amp up my oatmeal or granola, vanilla extract is the perfect thing. It even seems to make chocolate taste more chocolatey....more
I used Brandy for a richer and stronger tasting vanilla. Madagascar Bourbon vanilla beans are ...more