An introduction to vanilla and different types of vanilla beans

Slofoodgroup Team December 24, 2020

Madagascar or Tahitian Vanilla Beans?

This short video will help distinguish the difference in varieties of vanilla, the flavor profile and what to expect when working with the worlds favorite flavor. It is a question we often get asked; what is the difference between Madagascar vanilla and vanilla beans from Tahiti? Well, if you really want to know the difference between these two competing  flavors, watch the video and decide what your favorite vanilla bean is. We suspect you just might become a fan of both.

Looking for vanilla beans from Tahiti?

You can find it here.

Shopping for vanilla beans from Madagascar?

We have those too, try the gourmet Madagascar vanilla for soft, plump and aromatic vanilla beans that can be used in baking recipes or making vanilla extract.



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