Quality: small beans from 8 to 12cm - Size XS - 25 to 30% humidity - Long traditional ripening.
Origin - Plantations: Sambava, Andapa, Vohémar, Antalaha.
Packaging : Resealable bag.
The best price to buy Bourbon vanilla. Small pods that you can use to make syrups and arranged rums. If you want a more intense vanilla, choose longer vanilla beans for more aromatic precision.
"A very low price for superb vanilla recipes"
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Bourbon vanilla is a fabulous product that can be found in Reunion Island, Mayotte, Mauritius and, of course, Madagascar. This country nestled in the heart of the Indian Ocean to the east of Africa is a paradise for this exceptional product that is vanilla. Here, all the conditions are there to give life to beautiful pods full of smell and flavour.
Experts are not mistaken: Bourbon vanilla from Madagascar is a product favoured by the greatest chefs and pastry chefs.
Did you know that? Although Tahitian vanilla is also recognized, it cannot be called Bourbon vanilla, which only applies to the Indian Ocean.
I offer you here an XS bean of Malagasy vanilla that I have selected for its excellent quality. Throughout my travels, I have taken the time to appreciate the products of different local producers and I have stopped on this vanilla with a very floral fragrance and another very fruity note that stands out on the XS format.
My travels have also allowed me to select a top-of-the-range vanilla and to offer you the best quality/price ratio. I hope to be able to share with each of you the best world grand crus that will make you, like me, fall in love with this incredible product. Let yourself be seduced by its black colour, its fleshy beans and its bewitching taste.
Vanilla is an orchid. This magnificent plant obtained by cutting puts our patience to the test. It takes 4 years for it to produce its first fruits. As soon as it blooms, the flowers must be fertilized in the purest of traditions to preserve the quality of the future vanilla. Sunshine, humidity, Bourbon vanilla needs extremely favourable conditions to blossom and produce exceptional beans. The fertilised vanilla flower will wilt. A few weeks later, the pod reaches its adult size. But it will take another nine months for it to reach maturity.
The natural vanilla bean then follows a very specific process:
- maturing in a wooden trunk.
The preservation of XS Bourbon vanilla from Madagascar is essential to preserve its properties and subtle taste. I advise you to put it in an airtight jar with an alcohol base or to freeze it. For more information, see my article on the conservation of vanilla.
If this exceptional product will delight your taste buds, Bourbon vanilla from Madagascar is also known for its properties. It is a natural antidepressant just like chocolate. Indulge yourself, you will be better off. Rich in polyphenols, it acts against cell ageing. Like chocolate, some say that vanilla is an aphrodisiac. But vanilla is also your slimming partner. Not very rich in sugar, it will enhance your sweet dishes while limiting the intake of carbohydrates. Finally, it promotes digestion, it is a real ally for your well-being.
Enjoy the aromatic power of Madagascar Bourbon vanilla in XS format! It will bring a whole new dimension to your cooking. Fragrant and fleshy, your pods are just waiting to be split to reveal all their aromas and magnify your exotic dishes and other pastries.
Forget powdered vanilla, escape the natural flavour or vanilla extract and opt for the vanilla bean from Madagascar. Splitting fine premium quality XS vanilla beans is already a pleasure in itself, your senses will be immediately aroused.
Here are a few ideas for using your Bourbon vanilla bean:
- crème brûlée
- savoury dishes (in a sauce to accompany cod, langoustines or lobster, in a terrine of foie gras or with delicious chicken aiguillettes brought from the market)
- homemade ice cream with a touch of fleur de sel
- homemade vanilla
syrup - rum arranger
Charlotte Marie E. published the 24/09/2020 following an order made on 18/08/2020
Parfaite ! Pleine d arômes j' adore !
Isabelle M. published the 03/09/2020 following an order made on 22/08/2020
En ce qui concerne les gousses elles sentaient très bon mais je n’ai pas eu encore eu le temps de les utiliser.,
Florence C. published the 30/08/2020 following an order made on 26/07/2020
gousses de qualité aux gouts subtiles un régal
Nicolas D. published the 27/08/2020 following an order made on 14/08/2020
Veronique B. published the 27/08/2020 following an order made on 14/08/2020
Un vrai coup de coeur pour cette vanille bien parfumée et goûteuse
Beatrice L. published the 27/08/2020 following an order made on 07/08/2020
Pierre Marie M. published the 27/08/2020 following an order made on 11/08/2020
Très parfumée malgré leur petite taille
Kahina C. published the 24/08/2020 following an order made on 08/08/2020
Aurore L. published the 22/08/2020 following an order made on 07/08/2020