Share: Extracts The distilled essential oils from plant materials, which are then dissolved in alcohol. Common examples are vanilla and almond. Featured Recipes Almond Berry Bread With raspberries and a sugary almond crust, this quick bread is pretty inside and out. I like to bake two and give one away. Almond Brownies With a perfect creamy frosting and just a touch of almond flavor, these easy-to-make brownies really are something special. Keep a can of chocolate syrup on hand for this delectable treat! —Didi Desjardins, Dartmouth, Massachusetts Homemade Irish Cream Add some creamy goodness to your cup of joe with a splash of this alcohol-free version of the Irish favorite. —Marcia Severson, Hallock, Minnesota Related Tips Cornish Game Hen A small broiler/fryer that is less than 30 days old and weighs 1-1/2 to 2 pounds. Gazpacho An uncooked cold soup. The most common version uses tomatoes, cucumbers, sweet peppers, onion… Saute To cook or lightly brown foods in butter, margarine or oil until tender.