Vanilla Infused Sugar

Vanilla Infused Sugar

vanilla infused sugar - how to

You know for this post that I love my coffee – but I don’t love it black.  I use yummy treats to make the coffee even better.  My favorite lately has been Vanilla Infused Sugar.  And just in case you’ve never infused sugar with Vanilla I’m going to share with you just how easy it is to do.  And it’s so yummy in coffee!  You really must try it 😀

vanilla infused sugar

You will need:

2 cups sugar

1 Vanilla bean

An airtight container

Knife

Cutting board (optional but I prefer not to dull my knives or cut my table/countertops)

vanilla infused sugar

For those of you local to me – I buy my vanilla beans from ‘The Flour Barrel’.  For everyone else – you can search locally for vanilla beans (bulk food stores are great possibilities) or you can order them online (Penzeys is a great choice)

vanilla infused sugar how to

Cut one Vanilla Bean in half lengthwise.

vanilla infused sugar how to

Scrape the seeds out of the bean pod.  Put seeds into the 2 cups of sugar.

vanilla infused sugar how to

Cut Bean pod in smaller pieces and add to sugar.

vanilla infused sugar

Mix well and store in an airtight container.  A cute container is optional but makes it more fun :)

vanilla infused sugar

For best flavor let sit for a couple of weeks before using.  Even my husband thought this was good to add to coffee – and he almost always drinks his coffee black!

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Have you ever infused sugar with Vanilla?  Or maybe you’ve infused sugar with something else and I need to know about it!  Share your experience with infusing sugar with me!vanilla infused sugar-10Have a great week!

And don’t forget to go enter the 2 giveaways going on here on the blog! Scarf and Lilla Rose flexi and a 1000 gift card as part of my Suave Moroccan Infusion review.

Jill

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Comments

    • says

      It is wonderful Daniela! And I just made my first batch of homemade vanilla extract right before Christmas – it’s ready to use this week! Just in time for Valentines!

    • says

      LOL! you don’t HAVE to have a cute blue jar Amy but it makes me smile when I add sugar to my coffee in the mornings! But the sugar will do just as well in a tupperware container :)

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