Why Is Vanilla So Expensive?

Yes, vanilla is expensive. It is the second most expensive spice in the world after saffron with some reported export prices reaching US$800 per kilo in 2017. The reason why I’m writing this post is because this is – understandably – one the most frequent questions I get asked by vanilla bean aficionados. I’m hoping Read more about Why Is Vanilla So Expensive?[…]

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A Bourbon vanilla flavoured bourbon by Jim Beam

This blissful bourbon vanilla creation was released by Jim Beam Suntory just a couple of weeks ago. As you would expect, Jim Beam sourced high quality Madagascar vanilla bean to make a liqueur with their own classic Kentucky straight bourbon whiskey. According to the company, the “subtle Madagascar vanilla bean with hints of oak and Read more about A Bourbon vanilla flavoured bourbon by Jim Beam[…]

Happy Birthday Singapore

Madanilla Wishes A Happy 52nd National Day To Singapore

Madanilla is proud and happy to have chosen Singapore as its home to do business in. To all Singaporeans and residents, we wish you all a happy 52nd anniversary as a nation and we strive to supply you Premium Bourbon vanilla beans from Madagascar for many years to come. There’s never been a better time Read more about Madanilla Wishes A Happy 52nd National Day To Singapore[…]