Vanilla Essence | The Farmers' Museum Skip to main content

Vanilla Essence

Superior Vanilla Essence 

Made in Dr.Thralls Pharmacy at The Farmers' Museum. 

Vanilla Essence is an alcohol extract prepared using vodka or grain neutral spirits and certified organic vanilla beans.  Originally used as a perfume, vanilla was by the 1840’s also used as a cooking flavor.  The historic recipe states that this preparation can be “used as a perfume and flavoring” 

All of the products produced for resale are reproduced using recipes found in an 1845 encyclopedia and used by a doctor from the 1840’s   The products are typical of the sort of non medicinal items sold by pharmacies during the 1840’s.

Contains: neutral grain spirits and vanilla beans.


Click to enlarge image.

Superior Vanilla Essence Made at The Farmers' Museum
Superior Vanilla Essence Made at The Farmers' Museum
$15.00