|Product description:||Grade A vanilla pods with an intense flavour profile, strong aromatics and dark brown oily appearance. They are plump and supple and look visually attractive.
Bourbon variety vanilla pods are also known as Planifolia. They are renowned for their rich earthy vanilla aroma and bringing buttery caramel and cinnamon flavours into ice cream, desserts and baked goods.
|Variety / Origin:||Bourbon (Planifolia) variety vanilla pods. Papua New Guinea origin.|
|Quality:||Grade A vanilla pods (also called gourmet). The vanilla is visually attractive so it can be a feature ingredient in gourmet cuisine. Fewer pods are required for more flavour over less time which is why many executive chefs, master brewers and distillers prefer using grade A vanilla pods.|
|Guarantee:||Vanilla pods are free of pesticides and grown in an organic manner without artificial fertilizers. Pods are hand sorted ensuring only the highest quality vanilla pods.|
|Length:||Vanilla pods minimum length for Bourbon (Planifolia) variety is 16cm.|
|Vanillin Content / Moisture Content:||1.8% – 2.0% vanillin / minimum 30% moisture|
|Microbiology:||Standard Plate Count CFU/g:
Total Yeast Count CFU/g:
Total mould Count CFU/g:
Coagulase Positive Staphylococci/g:
Salmonella per 25g:
Listeria per 25g:
|20,000. Limit: 1,000,000
|Applications:||Ice creams, pastries, baked goods, desserts, beverages, confectionery etc. Flavouring for exotic stews, batters, anglaise and sauces. Flavouring for brewery and distillery uses.|
|Suggested Dosage:||1 vanilla pod per kg for general use. For brewery and distillery applications use 2-3kg per 1000 litres.|
|Shelf Life:||24 months in un-opened vacuum pack @ <20°C|
Vanilla Pods Grade A – Bourbon Variety
€54 – €3,720
100g, 200g, 450g, 1kg, 5kg, 10kg, 20kg
Shipping & Delivery
All purchases are sent express courier with 5 day door to door tracked delivery for destination within Ireland. Destination outside of Ireland may take slightly longer delivery duration. Due to the impact of Covid-19 virus there may be some delivery delays. We are working with our delivery partners to move items as quickly as possible and appreciate your patience during this time.
Duty & Taxes
All purchases are dispatched from our warehouse in Australia and may be subject to import duty and taxes. For deliveries to Ireland purchases less than €150 are VAT and Duty free. Purchases over €150 for vanilla pods and ground vanilla will attract 6% Duty. There is no VAT or Duty on vanilla extract or vanilla paste. Customs clearance and any associated costs that may arise will be the responsibility of the purchaser. For an estimate on the import costs, please contact us with details of what you intend to purchase and your destination country.
We recommend purchasing the sample size of our products so that testing and trials can be conducted to confirm the products suitability to your requirements prior to purchasing larger quantities. Product returns will only be accepted for unopened products. Cost for returning products is at the expense of the purchaser. Original delivery cost will be deducted from the refund for returned products. If there are any issues with our products refunds will be gladly made in accordance with the Natural Vanilla refund policy.