Special Buy! Group Buy - The Kisoro Ugandan Vanilla Beans - For Vanilla Extract Making & Baking (Grade-A)

$8.95 $14.95

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Pre-Order our Special Group Buy Ugandan vanilla now at a discount. Group buy orders are bundled with other customer orders for savings. 

Estimated ship date: 4-8 weeks from order placement. 

"Wait a little. Save a lot!" 

This special buy closes Sunday, May 19th.

Best Price: $6.95/oz with 1kg pouch
Bean Family: V. planifolia
Bean Origin: Ugandan
Bean Quality: Grade A (pliable, moist, oily)
Aroma: Earthy subtile vanilla with figs and raisins
Extract Taste: Bold vanilla, subtle hints of raisins
Best Spirits: Visit our spirit pairing guide for Ugandan vanilla beans.


We sometimes offer one-time low prices on products in limited quantity. When we do, we offer them as "special buys". Special buy offers have their own name to help us distinguish and separate inventory. While no two vanilla beans are the same, this "Kisoro" bean was grown in the same region as our regular Ugandan bean but is offered today at a lower price and with limited availability. If it’s available, buy it quickly as it will sell out.

We named this special buy after the city of Kisoro in Uganda. It's a great opportunity to try Ugandan vanilla beans at a low price, if you haven't already tried them.  

Opening a pouch of Ugandan vanilla beans for the first time is a memorable experience. Your nose will be met with a familiar vanilla smell, but with hints of raisins or figs. As you remove one of these plump vanilla beans from the pouch, you will be intrigued by its soft texture and its plump appearance. As you smell the individual bean, the fruity base will become more pronounced, evoking thoughts of cinnamon rolls, banana breads, orange rolls and other fruit-based baking applications that are perfect for this vanilla bean.

The soil and climate of Uganda provide an environment that results in a bold and earthy vanilla bean taste with hints of figs and raisins, accentuated only by the vanilla bean's natural rich and buttery softer vanilla notes. Ugandan vanilla beans typically contain a higher-than-average vanillin content. This makes them perfect for vanilla extracts along with darker chocolate, sweet breads, fruit-based desserts or strong vanilla desserts. 

We sell by the ounce within our group buy, not by the bean, to ensure that you get the same amount every time no matter the bean size of any particular harvest. 

Ugandan vanilla beans are a favorite in baking and DIY extract making with a fruit sensation that enhances your favorite tarts, pies, custards and creams.  

VanillaPura vanilla beans are all shipped vacuum sealed for freshness and should be stored unrefrigerated in a cool, dry and dark place. 


Customer Reviews

Based on 10 reviews
Pam Maloy

This was a special order. I was able to try different alcohols and different folds. I think it was my largest order yet!

Brittiany Bowen
My favorite

My favorite type of bean!

Sheila Stamper

The Ugandan vanilla beans are full of yummy vanilla oil and smell so good. They are now swimming in vodka. The only hard part is waiting a year. Thank you Vanilla Pura for your excellent quality products.

Lesley L.
Glorious beans for a glorious price

These beans smell amazing. They have been swimming in vodka for a week now. The oils are floating around like a lava lamp. Thank for finding the best beans 🥰


The beans look great!!