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Vanilla Bean Ea. (Vanilla planifolia)

Vanilla Bean Ea. (Vanilla planifolia)

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One whole vanilla bean, measuring roughly 5" long.100% Certified Kosher.

Packed in a spice botle to preserve it's freshness, our select vanilla beans are imported from Madagascar plantations and are available only in limited quantities

Vanilla Bean (Vanilla planifolia), also known as the flat-leaved vanilla orchid or simply vanilla, has a rich history that intertwines with its culinary delights. Originally cultivated by the Aztec people of Mexico for its flavor and fragrance, vanilla was used to enhance chocolate beverages. After Spanish conquistadors encountered vanilla in the th century, it became a prized ingredient in Europe, where it was initially used for medicinal purposes as well as flavoring. Vanilla farms can be found in Mexico, Madagascar, Indonesia & other locations in the tropics.

Medicinally, vanilla was used to treat a variety of ailments, including stomach upset, anxiety, and even fever.

However, the true star power of Vanilla lies in its culinary applications. The cured pod of the vanilla orchid is the source of the world's favorite flavoring. From sweet treats like ice cream and baked goods to savory sauces and beverages, vanilla adds a complex and nuanced sweetness that is both familiar and exotic. The high cost of vanilla due to the labor-intensive cultivation process only adds to its allure.

Beyond the kitchen and medicine cabinet, vanilla has also found a place in the realm of magic. In some cultures, vanilla is used in love spells and rituals to attract new love or strengthen existing bonds. The sweet and sensual aroma of vanilla is believed to be an aphrodisiac, making it a popular addition to love potions and charms.

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