Discover the culture of organic vanilla, a popular spice among Mauritians and visitors from other countries. 5 Frères is a company that has been in Mauritius for a year. It has launched and is selling 100% organic vanilla. In addition to vanilla, it sells other spices in the Mauritius market. Vanilla is one of the most expensive spices in the world. According to studies, both the flavor and aroma of vanilla can provide some health benefits.
Provides a Calming Effect
It has a calming effect on premature newborns. Vanilla also helps to reduce crying in newborns. Adults can benefit from the aroma of vanilla as well. It can reduce startle reflexes and help with sleep apnea, a sleep disorder in which breathing repeatedly stops and starts.
Reduces Sugar Consumption
Vanilla has fewer calories and carbs than sugar, so it can be used to cut back on your sugar intake. Using vanilla as a sugar substitute can also help you maintain a healthy blood glucose level and live a healthy lifestyle.
Vanilla extract contains alcohol, which can relieve toothache pain, and antioxidants, which may have healing properties.
Ways to Use Vanilla Extract
- Cocktails: Vanilla is an excellent ingredient in cocktail mixology because it adds a smooth, luscious flavor to drinks and aids in the blending of flavors. It goes well with barrel-aged bourbon or whiskey, and it also goes well in rum cocktails (particularly those that contain elements of cherry, chocolate, cinnamon, or clove).
- Grilling and barbecuing.
- A natural air freshener for the whole house.
- Add in essential oil