Whether your pantry is stocked with extract, beans or paste, these recipes with vanilla let this classic flavor shine. Use it in baked goods and savory foods, too.
Tailgate Apple Pies
Made as single servings, these handheld pies are ideal for football games or other parties. They always disappear quickly. You can also use large cookie cutters to create holiday shapes in the tender pastry. For Valentine's Day, I cut a small heart into the top crust. —Jennifer Stoltz, Spring Green, Wisconsin
"This sweet crunchy snack is my family's favorite," writes Carolyn Roney of Scipio Center, New York. "For variety, substitute almond...
Vanilla Caramel Corn
This recipe gives a sweet and tasty twist to microwave popcorn. When I first tried it at a party, I...
My mom used to make pinwheels every Christmas, and I still love them. They are so colorful, and perfect for...