This is a good intro to dyi infused oils for those of you who pay way too much for some flavorful oil. Be sure to use a flavorless a f inexpensive oil such as canola oil and store it in the fridge. If you find this interesting also look into infused herb vinegars and vinegettes!
Make Your Own Extracts for Cooking and Gift Giving
Good quality extracts can make such a difference in cooking! Baking sugar cookies? Vanilla is wonderful, but add some almond extract and now you really have a special treat. Or a touch of orange extract in the frosting on a chocolate cake. Pure extracts can be pricey, but you can easily make them at home for a lot less. Package them in attractive jars, and you have a unique item for gift giving.