Extract Making Kit + Best Selling Book: The Art of Extract Making - Packaged in an Elegant Gift Box (Retail)


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Our complete extract making kit includes 1oz of vanilla beans, an 8oz glass bottle and our book, The Art of Extract Making that includes an extract-making journal. It will be delivered in a beautifully-decorated gift box that is the perfect gift for yourself, your friends and your family. Ready to gift, no wrapping required.

If you are willing to wait for your shipment, you can save more money by ordering this kit through our group buy.

Details about the book below:

A first-of-its-kind cookbook, featuring 40 unique and approachable extract recipes for both brand-new and experienced DIY extract makers.

From VanillaPura founders Paul and Jill Fulton comes a delightful collection of scrupulously tested extract recipes designed to pack maximum flavor and sweetness into a variety of baking and cooking applications. Creating high-quality, high-impact extract is so much more than simply putting beans into booze and waiting. In The Art of Extract Making, the Fultons offer a brief overview of the history of vanilla cultivation, the science of extraction, and the intricacies of different vanilla species and spirit varieties so that at-home extract makers can make the best choices about which ingredients will yield the best results for their desired applications.

From an introductory-level “first vanilla extract” recipe, to more complex blends of cocoa, caramel, and coffee, the book covers a vast range of flavors, even delving into surprising combinations like ginger and peach. With simple recipe steps, detailed taste-testing instructions, and clear guidance on vanilla bean origins and alcohol types to use for each recipe, the hardest part will be waiting for the extract to be ready! The Fultons invite readers to make each recipe their own with the extract-making journal pages included at the end of the book so that personalized, perfect sweetness can be recreated time and time again.

Dimensions: 8X10, Hardcover


History & Cultivation of Vanilla

In Depth DIY Extract Methodology

40 Recipes including vanilla, fruit, nut, cacao & more. 

A DIY extract-making journal to organize your DIY extracts. 

Est. 183 pages

Nearly 2 years in the making in conjunction with award winning Agate Publishing. Agate Publishing awards include the National Book Award in 2012 and a nomination for the International Association of Culinary Professionals Food Writing Award. 

Customer Reviews

Based on 5 reviews

So excited to try some extracts out. Book is very thorough.


The packaging was cute and rustic. I haven't started yet. Still reading through the book and the different recipes. The book is of high quality. I'm very impressed.


Excellent gift


Absolutely fantastic! All the different extract recipes and thorough instructions on getting started make it easy!

Susan S
Beautiful Presentation

This kit is absolutely beautiful! The book by itself is gorgeous and is so much more than an extract making book. It is a fun read with vanilla history, tips about how to select alcohol, the differences in vanilla beans and the journal is really helpful. The box is a firm cardboard and everything is packed in tightly. The beans sit under the book and the bottle is tightly wrapped in a wood straw. It's a beautiful gift to give and there is so much you can do with your first extract. I love it! Thank you VanillaPura!