Gourmet Tahitian Vanilla Beans, Tahitensis
Vanille de Tahiti Award-winning Vanilla Beans from French Polynesia, Grade A Tahitian Vanilla
Vanilla from Tahiti is one of the most beautiful and flavorful exotic vanilla beans in the world. Grown and harvested on a single-family estate, our bulk Tahitian vanilla beans are incredibly delicate, floral, intoxicating to the palate. Notes of red wine, cherry, peach, and other stone fruits shine through in this incredible bean.
Gourmet Tahitian Vanilla beans are award-winning and respected by top chefs worldwide. Authentic Tahitian vanilla is respected for its floral complexity and the immeasurable depth. The beans add tremendous flavor to pastries, sauces, gelato, and other sweet and savory treats. Try taking your cooking and baking to the next level with these 100 percent pure Tahitian vanilla pods.
Buy Vanilla from Tahiti and you will notice:
- Tahitian Vanilla has a much higher moisture content than most gourmet vanilla beans
- Higher in Moisture content at 55-60 percent humidity. Vanilla Tahitiensis are visibly plump and juicy, with ample amounts of vanilla bean seeds (also known as vanilla caviar).
- The average length of our pods is 14+ cm.
- Because of their size and high moisture content, there are approximately 60-70 vanilla pods per pound.
- They are also easier to clean than other gourmet Madagascar vanilla beans. Check out this short video to see how!
- As is true for all our vanilla products, these beans are vegan, gluten free, and non-GMO
Real Grand Cru Tahitian Vanilla Beans Found Right Here
Authentic Tahitian vanilla is consistently the most expensive vanilla in the world. Here at Slofoodgroup we offer the best pricing or real vanilla from Tahiti online. Other sellers may say they are selling Tahiti vanilla but in most cases that is just Tahitian type vanilla from Papua New Guinea or Indonesia.
We have that too but do be fooled by these imposters. They are good beans but they are definitely not the real thing. Curious as to why vanilla from Tahiti is more expensive than vanilla from other countries? Take a look at this article for a little insight
These gourmet vanilla beans from Tahiti have been certified kosher by a reputable Rabbi at EarthKosher, a Kosher Certification Agency.
Flavor profile of Vanilla X Tahitensis:
sweet summer cherries, ripe fruit, licorice, caramel, and star anise
How to use gourmet Tahitian Vanilla Beans:
Tahiti vanilla can be use for everyday cooking and baking as well as making pure vanilla extract. To use these overly plump type vanilla bean, try cutting off the tip of one end of the vanilla pod. Now from the opposite end, take the back of a knife and slide the blade up the length of the bean. Watch as the vanilla seeds easily slide out of the bean like a piping bag.
- User tip: dry the empty pod and make ground vanilla bean powder