What Is Butavan?

Decorating By dogluvr Updated 18 Jul 2008 , 8:31pm by mc

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dogluvr Posted 18 Jul 2008 , 2:00am
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I have seen this in cake recipes...can someone tell me what it is...thanks

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danijus Posted 18 Jul 2008 , 2:28am
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I've never used it but I think its a strong buttery vanilla. Not sure though.

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gr8_seamstress Posted 18 Jul 2008 , 2:45am
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Butavan is a rich buttery vanilla. You can get it from sugarcraft.com

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ski Posted 18 Jul 2008 , 10:32am
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It is a buttery vanilla emulsion. earlenescakes sells it.

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southerncake Posted 18 Jul 2008 , 12:01pm
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There are so many of Earlene's recipes that use it, and I have always wanted to try them, but I didn't know if there was something I could substitute for the butavan and get the same result. Has anyone ever tried any of Earlene's recipes and just used vanilla or some other substitute?

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mc Posted 18 Jul 2008 , 8:31pm
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I have the same question. I would love to try Earlene's recipes with possibly a substitute for the butavan.

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