How to Split and Scrape a Fresh Vanilla Bean

Intimidated by those oblong, strange-looking vanilla beans? Don’t be! Getting the fragrant, delicious seeds out of the vanilla bean is super easy and I’m here to show you how. Plus, this knowledge (and the subsequent vanilla sugar tip) will make you popular. Promise.

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