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Vanilla Scented Sugar

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Vanilla Scented Sugar

A quick way to give your holiday recipes an extra touch - substitute vanilla sugar for plain granulated sugar. 0 3 cups of sugar

  • Prep Time 5 min
  • Total Time 72 hr 0 min
  • Servings 0


cups granulated sugar
whole vanilla beans


  • 1 Add 1 cup of sugar to an airtight, seal-able container.
  • 2 Cut a lengthwise slit down the center of the vanilla beans. Place one on top of the sugar in the container, then add another cup of sugar and top with another vanilla bean. Repeat with remaining sugar and vanilla bean.
  • 3 Let sit for 72 hours. Then, use the sugar in a holiday baking recipe - removing the vanilla beans and saving for another use.
  • 4 Variation: add a few 2 inch pieces of orange peel to make vanilla orange sugar.

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