Where & What Vanilla Extract To Buy..no Wilton

Decorating By Normita Updated 8 Oct 2010 , 4:24pm by malene541

Normita Posted 8 Oct 2010 , 7:57am
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I want to buy some good clear vanilla extract...but don't know where and what brand to buy. I'm tired of Wilton and want to try other brands.


What do u guys suggest??

Thanks icon_smile.gif

9 replies
awatterson Posted 8 Oct 2010 , 9:35am
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I use the butter vanilla emulsion. Country Kitchen SweetArt has some.

what_a_cake Posted 8 Oct 2010 , 10:12am
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Found this a month ago, like it more than Wilton's, claim to be natural, not as strong as I would like it to be though.
http://www.globalgoods.com/products.html#MexicanVanillaProducts

dnrlee Posted 8 Oct 2010 , 11:00am
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Quote:
Originally Posted by awatterson

I use the butter vanilla emulsion. Country Kitchen SweetArt has some.




I use Lorann's Bakery Emulsions as well. Love, Love, Love them!

leily Posted 8 Oct 2010 , 11:35am
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I use Watkin's clear vanilla

Kiddiekakes Posted 8 Oct 2010 , 12:03pm
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Ditto on the Watkins clear double strenghth Vanilla..I buy mine by the gallon jug.

TexasSugar Posted 8 Oct 2010 , 2:45pm
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Adam's Extract.

michel30014 Posted 8 Oct 2010 , 4:06pm
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I've tried a few different kinds but once I was in a pinch and couldn't find what I wanted and well....... I tried McCormicks imitation clear vanilla. It's in regular grocery stores. It's fairly cheap and it worked for me.

Hope that helps!

Normita Posted 8 Oct 2010 , 4:22pm
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Thanks everyone for their suggestions. One question for those who suggested lorran's bakery emulsion....is it clear? I have some emulsions I have bought and they r not clear...I'm afraid my icing will not come out white.

Gonna check out Watkins and Adams vanilla....and hey, when I'm in a crunch...McCormick icon_smile.gif

Thanks everyone

malene541 Posted 8 Oct 2010 , 4:24pm
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I like the clear "natural" vanilla from Mexico. I buy a big bottle for about $4-$5 and it lasts forever! I have enough friends that have time shares down there so it's easy for me to get ahold of some.

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