Vanilla Planifolia, commonly referred to as Madagascar Vanilla, stands as the epitome of vanilla excellence worldwide. Renowned for its rich, dark, and creamy profile coupled with an irresistibly sweet and buttery aroma, these vanilla beans are the quintessential flavor of traditional vanilla.

Vanilla Origin and Characteristics

Originating primarily from Papua and Sumatra, Indonesia, Planifolia Vanilla Beans embody a distinct flavor profile with a creamy texture and strong, rich aroma. These beans, akin to those from Papua New Guinea, boast a characteristic black color and plumpness, indicative of their high-quality oil content. Cultivated on the verdant Papua Island, these beans thrive in a tropical climate, ensuring a consistent and exceptional product.

Vanilla Beans Indonesia
Vanilla Beans Indonesia

Vanilla Beans Grades and Uses
Gourmet Grade (Grade A):
Planifolia’s Gourmet Grade vanilla beans are esteemed for their robust aroma and intense flavor, making them ideal for culinary applications such as cooking, baking, and crafting ice cream. With a high moisture content ranging between 28-30%, these beans appear oily and sport a lustrous black or dark brown hue. Each pod, measuring 17-22cm in length, promises a moist and flavorful addition to any recipe, ensuring an unparalleled gastronomic experience.

Extraction Grade (Grade B):
Slightly drier than Gourmet Grade, Extraction Grade vanilla beans are perfectly suited for producing vanilla extract, powder, and enhancing baked goods. With a moisture level of 22-25%, these beans are visibly drier, maintaining a similar dark coloration. Their concentrated flavor makes them indispensable in culinary endeavors where vanilla essence is paramount.

Vanilla Beans Recommended Uses:

  • Baking and Cooking: Enhance your recipes with the luxurious flavor of Indonesian Vanilla Beans Planifolia. Perfect for cakes, cookies, custards, and more.
  • Beverages: Infuse vanilla essence into your favorite beverages, from coffee and tea to cocktails and smoothies.
  • Homemade Extracts: Create your own vanilla extract for a truly gourmet touch to your culinary creations.

Storage and Shelf Life:

  • Storage: Store in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight to maintain freshness.
  • Shelf Life: Up to one year when stored properly, retaining their potent aroma and flavor over time.

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  • Name : Planifolia Vanilla Beans
  • Grade : A Gourmet
  • Size : 17 – 21 cm
  • Moisture : 15% – 20%
  • Vanilla Content: > 2%
  • Single origin from : Papua and Sumatra, Indonesia
  • Variety : Planifolia
  • HS Code : 09051000

Export Documents are:

  • Invoice,
  • Packing List,
  • Certificate of Origin / COO,
  • Certificate of Analysis / COA
  • Bill of Lading
  • Phytosanitary Certificate.

Cash in Advance or LC at Sight depend on quantity order. Despatch of through Sea : FCL or LCL

Vanilla Bean Indonesia
Vanilla Bean Indonesia