The Biography of VanillaBook - 2007
While chocolate steals all the glory, vanilla is the scent and flavor that people cannot seem to live without. Discover the rich history of this orchid bean used in such products as candy, ice cream, soft drinks, medicines, and yes, even chocolate! Maps, illustrations, and full-color photos follow the vanilla bean's journey from its discovery by the ancient civilizations of Mexico, to Europe and eventually North America.
Publisher: St. Catharines, Ont. : Crabtree Pub., 
Copyright Date: ©2007
Branch Call Number: J 633.82 Kar
Characteristics: 32 pages : illustrations (some color), color map, portrait ; 29 cm.