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- vanilla beans, 3-4 per bottle (depending on your bottle size)
- High quality bourbon or vodka
- Clean your bottles. Set aside.
- Carefully slice down vanilla beans using a pairing knife so that seeds are exposed. Place 3-4 vanilla beans into each bottle.
- Fill bottles with your choice of bourbon of vodka making sure that liquid is covering beans. Seal bottles and place in a cool dark place.
- Shake bottles once a week. Allow bottles to steep for approximately 6-8 weeks before using.