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Almond Extract Substitute



Vanilla extract can be used as a substitute for almond extract.

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Out of almond extract, or trying to avoid it due to a nut allergy? Here's an easy almond extract substitute:


  • Vanilla extract


Replace the almond extract with twice as much vanilla extract for the best flavor approximation.

Note: If you don't have any vanilla extract in your pantry, or you're trying to avoid the alcohol in both, just leave the extract out completely. It'll change the flavor of your recipe slightly, but you should still get good results.

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