The vanilla bean is the seed pod of the orchid and the flavor comes from it's many tiny seeds inside the pod. Read our culinary guide to vanilla terminology and products. From extracts, to flavors, Mexican imports and more.
Jamaica Flowers used to make a Mexican drink called Agua de Jamaica.
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Sriracha is a chile sauce made with chilies which are ground into a smooth paste along with garlic. It is the Vietnamese equivalent of ketchup.