If you have extra time, make your own vanilla powder by grounding one vanilla bean from Madagascar with 1/2 cup sugar, and 1/2 teaspoon cornstarch or modified food starch. After grinding ingredients into your own fine vanilla powder, store in an airtight freezer bag or container for at least 2 weeks before using.
Usage:Powdered vanilla can be used without discoloring foods, such as: whipped cream and egg whites. Secondly, it will not thin them out during whipping. Thirdly, vanilla powder can be mixed together with dry ingredients: flour, sugar, cornstarch, etc., and then be added to wet ingredients without any lumps occurring; or, simply mixed in with dry ingredients alone. Use to coat cookies, or doughnuts after they have been baked or fried. Try adding 1 1/2 teaspoons powdered vanilla to 2 - 3 cups of sifted icing sugar.
Ingredients:Silicon dioxide, Vanilla Bean Extractives
Posted by GJ on 21st Jun 2017
2017 Vanilla Powder
(Size: 7.5 oz)
85556 1 $23.95 USD
We've been baking with vanilla powder purchased from americanspice.com for years. The last bulk order was found to be nearly odorless and totally tasteless: What happened?
We are totally disappointed and will never purchase bulk vanilla powder again from americanspice.com
Posted by naturally yours on 11th Oct 2015
The body should consume only natural (organic if possible) ingredients. I was looking for some vanilla powder but won't be buying this brand. What are the names of the artificial ingredients? As a 3 time cancer survivor I've learned what not to consume. I'll keep looking... I'm sure though the product tastes good by other reviews.
Igredients state artificial flavoring
Posted by not ok on 22nd Aug 2015
I can't use fake vanilla, and the natural flavor is from beaver anal glands. What is to like?
Posted by Dave Dombrowski on 11th Oct 2013
Tastes great as a coffee flavoring!
Posted by Unknown on 2nd Aug 2013
GREAT flavor!!! Will not use anything but vanilla powder when I bake! This is very good quality!!!
Posted by Kim on 26th Jun 2013
I have been baking for well over 35 years and have never tasted a better vanilla. I was shocked by it's creamy and smooth taste. The troops I usually feed (USAF) have stated that the treats I'm sending them rival all others they have tried before! Thank you so much for your help in my choices! I've never had a company so willing to help a customer make choices.
Wonderful taste and smell
Posted by Ally on 24th Aug 2011
I use vanilla powder in any recipe that calls for vanilla. I start with 1 teaspoon and add more if I need to. Also good in my coffee.