Favorite Vanilla Recipes

Very Vanilla

Familiar yet exotic, comforting yet alluring: that's vanilla. America's long-time favorite flavor infuses everything from sugar cookies and sweet bread to scones, ice cream, and birthday cake. If you're a fan of this seductive flavor (and who isn't?), these recipes are for you.

Tender White Cake
Layer cake

Tender White Cake

4.4 out of 5 stars 265 Reviews
American-Style Vanilla Biscotti
Biscotti

American-Style Vanilla Biscotti

4.8 out of 5 stars 149 Reviews
Classic Birthday Cake
Layer cake

Classic Birthday Cake

4.3 out of 5 stars 353 Reviews
Golden Vanilla Pound Cake
Pound & Bundt cake

Golden Vanilla Pound Cake

4.6 out of 5 stars 72 Reviews
Ultra-Vanilla Cupcakes with Easy Vanilla Frosting
Cupcakes

Ultra-Vanilla Cupcakes with Easy Vanilla Frosting

4.4 out of 5 stars 39 Reviews
Easy Vanilla Buttercream Frosting
Frosting & icing

Easy Vanilla Buttercream Frosting

4.4 out of 5 stars 40 Reviews
Frozen Custard
Ice Cream & Sorbet

Frozen Custard

4.7 out of 5 stars 6 Reviews
Vanilla Cake Pan Cake
Single layer cake

Vanilla Cake Pan Cake

4.4 out of 5 stars 52 Reviews
Vanilla Sugar Cookies
Sugar cookies

Vanilla Sugar Cookies

4.6 out of 5 stars 26 Reviews
Cream Tea Scones
Scones

Cream Tea Scones

4.9 out of 5 stars 104 Reviews
Creamy Vanilla-Orange Cheesecake
Cheesecake

Creamy Vanilla-Orange Cheesecake

4.6 out of 5 stars 22 Reviews
Cranberry-Vanilla Cinnamon Swirl Bread
Filled & pull-apart bread

Cranberry-Vanilla Cinnamon Swirl Bread

4.9 out of 5 stars 11 Reviews
Shortbread
Shortbread

Shortbread

4.5 out of 5 stars 133 Reviews
Mom's Caramels
Chocolates & Candies

Mom's Caramels

4.7 out of 5 stars 98 Reviews
Crazy Blonde Brownies
Brownies & blondies

Crazy Blonde Brownies

4.4 out of 5 stars 62 Reviews
Custard Pie
Cream & custard pies

Custard Pie

4.2 out of 5 stars 30 Reviews