An extremely aromatic ingredient praised by pastry chefs!
Tonka beans are quite renowned for their sweet almond flavour with powerful smoked and spiced notes. Often described as mesmerizing, their fragrance reveals hints of vanilla and caramel.
Tonka beans bring beautiful aromas to dessert preparations such as custard, crème brûlée or chocolate.
Tip: Grate or grind the tonka bean at the last minute to enhance the aromas.
Tonka bean is a dark, wrinkled bean with a length of about 3 cm and a width of 1 cm.