All About Vanilla

What kind of ingredients are in vanilla

What is vanilla?

A substance obtained from vanilla beans or produced artificially and used to flavor sweet foods.

How is vanilla made?

The vanilla planifolia flower is an orchid that produces a fruit that is a result of the pollination of the flower. Pollination, however isn’t easy because while the plant has both male and female organs, they are separated to prevent self-pollination.

2 interesting facts about vanilla.

1. Vanilla is the only edible fruit of the orchid family, the largest family of flowering plants in the world.

2.Vanilla grows within the 20-degree band either side of the Equator.