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Vanilla extract

Last updated: 11th August 2012
Question ID: #4177
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11th August 2012

Salams I am aware that we are allowed vanillin and vanilla essence however are we allowed vanilla extract and natural vanilla extract? Jk for time

Ulamaa ID 04
Answer last updated on:
11th September 2012
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Ulamaa ID 04
Location: London

Al-jawab billahi at-taufeeq (the answer with Allah's guidance)

Vanilla Extract is a Haram ingredient because it contains 35% alcohol. The term 'extract' means when it has an alcohol base.

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