History. The Totonac people, who inhabit the East Coast of Mexico in the
present-day state of Veracruz, were the first to cultivate ...
Oct 23, 2014 ... By and large, Americans seem to like vanilla ice cream better than chocolate.
There's a little waffling here: one source claims that actually it's ...
Vanilla has a remarkable story, filled with history, intrigue, passion, and piracy.
Vanilla flavors our foods, beverages, and even our favorite chocolate bar. It's the
Vanilla is the only fruit-bearing member of the orchid family and is native to
central Mexico. The ancient Totonac Indians of Mexico were the first to learn to
was discovered in Mexico by the Spanish conquistadors, who dubbed it vainilla meaning "little sheath." The first written mention of vanilla
was in 1662, in reference to an ingredient used with chocolate by the Native Americans.
They were so rare, they were use... More »
While Nielsen-Massey Vanillas has been producing vanilla products for over a
century, vanilla itself has an even more epic history that spans nearly 1,000 years
Pictured on the left is extract and paste, center is a quarter pound of our high
quality gourmet vanilla beans, next is pure vanilla bean powder and dried ground
The history of Vanilla planifolia has been traced to Southeast Mexico, where it
was first discovered by the Totonaco Indians. Though many people think of the ...
Mar 25, 2014 ... Vanilla is one of those powerful ingredients we use all the time, but probably take
for granted. Whether it's vanilla extract in your chocolate chip ...
A very brief history of Mexican vanilla: Vanilla is Mexico's gift to the world! Vanilla
is the only edible fruit of the orchid. The Totonacs of Veracruz, Mexico are ...