Vanilla sugar can enhance the flavor of vanilla in baked goods; but it can be expensive. Homemade vanilla sugar is a simple, easy and effortless process that takes five minutes but will save your lots of money if you bake often. Vanilla sugar uses only two ingredients and can be used in sweet and savory dishes as well as drink and sprinkles to enhance their flavor.
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Homemade Vanilla Sugar - Baking Basics

Vanilla sugar can enhance the flavor of vanilla in baked goods, but it can be expensive. Homemade vanilla sugar is a simple, easy and effortless process that takes five minutes but will save you lots of money if you bake often. Vanilla sugar uses only two ingredients and can be used in sweet and savory dishes as well as drink and sprinkles to enhance their flavor.
Course Desserts
Cuisine French
Keyword Homemade Vanilla Sugar
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 kg
Calories 402kcal
Author Veena Azmanov

Ingredients

  • 10 beans Vanilla Beans
  • 1 kg Sugar

Instructions

  • Split the vanilla beans in half lengthways
  • Scrape the center to remove the seeds
  • Thoroughly mix these seeds in the sugar (use gloves or the seeds will stick to your hands)
  • Store the sugar in a mason jar and use in any recipe that calls for vanilla sugar

My Cheat - Homemade Vanilla Sugar.

  • Split the vanilla beans down the center.
  • Place the whole vanilla beans in a glass jar with the sugar
  • Leave the sugar for at least a week before you use it.
  • In a week the sugar will have absorbed enough flavor from the beans
  • You can use this as vanilla sugar.
  • As you use to continue to add more sugar or vanilla beans to the jar.

Nutrition

Serving: 100g | Calories: 402kcal | Carbohydrates: 100g | Protein: 0g | Fat: 0g | Saturated Fat: 0g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0g | Monounsaturated Fat: 0g | Trans Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 0mg | Sodium: 1mg | Potassium: 0mg | Fiber: 0g | Sugar: 100g | Vitamin A: 0% | Vitamin C: 0% | Calcium: 0% | Iron: 0%