100 Years of Excellence in Premium Pure Vanilla Extract


Since 1918, we’ve used the same slow, cold, extraction method our family developed a century ago to manufacture our pure vanilla extract. Every drop of our premium vanilla extracts represents painstaking craftsmanship, from the hand pollination of each vanilla bean, to traditional sun-curing, to our artisanal extraction protocols. We personally select our vanilla beans, and as a small family business, take immense pride in working directly with independent farmers. That’s what we call fair trade. We also offer a full line of food flavorings, each developed in-house to our highest standards.

From our family to yours, Cook’s is The Drop That Makes the Difference.

Featured Vanilla Extracts and Other Flavors

Recent Vanilla News from Cook’s

We scour the Tropics to personally select our beans, giving us on-the ground knowledge of production around the world. Stay current on global markets, learn about vanilla cultivation and curing, and find hints and tricks to get the most out of flavorings.  Whether you’re a home cook, pastry chef, or major manufacturer, nobody knows vanilla like we do.

Vanilla Bean Seeds: A Troubling New Trend

Vanilla Bean Seeds: A Troubling New Trend

We all love vanilla bean ice cream. It’s creamy, delicious and gourmet….right? Maybe.   Vanilla ice cream is often sold in two varieties: French Vanilla and Vanilla Bean. The quality of the vanilla extracts or flavorings in these two ice creams can vary wildly,...

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Customer Spotlight: Silva Brewing

Customer Spotlight: Silva Brewing

Vanilla Beer: Like fine wine, but more romantic and complicated Beer and Vanilla. Who’d have thought they’d make a perfect couple? We had no idea until we stumbled upon Chuck Silva, a craft brewer here in our home town, a very pretty place called Paso Robles,...

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Cook’s has a full line of extracts and flavorings. We offer quantities ranging from quarts to gallons to 500-gallon totes.

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