Papantla, Veracruz is known to be the birthplace of vanilla. A native population of Mexico, known as the Totonacs, were the first to produce vanilla from a very special orchid. Vanilla was first sought by nobles in the Mayan and Aztec cultures and is now exported to the world! Mexico is not only vanilla´s origin land, but it is also the place where you can still find vanilla that is naturally pollinated and cultivated by hand. Discover its unique taste and aroma!