Jane E. Robbins

Jane E. Robbins

Jane E. Robbins Jane E. Robbins is a pastel painter living in Rhode Island and the featured artist on the Manion’s Vanilla website. She began painting after a long career as a management professor, consultant and entrepreneur. Jane and I met at the Wickford Art...
Indonesian Vanilla Beans

Indonesian Vanilla Beans

Featured Image is from Facebook Page of Java Agro Spices, an organization that since 1989 has been bringing farmers products to the world. Indonesian Vanilla Beans Indonesia is a country located in South East Asia between the Indian and Pacific Oceans that exports...
Joseph Burnett House

Joseph Burnett House

Joseph Burnett House The Joseph Burnett House is a significant property in downtown Southborough, MA. Burnett, a Boston Pharmacist, was one of the first settlers in the town and had a major impact on its development. Burnett built Saint Mark’s Episcopal Church,...
Privateer Silver Rum

Privateer Silver Rum

Privateer Silver Rum Alcohol is essential to the extraction process in making vanilla extract; the FDA has a rule that requires vanilla extracts include at least 35% alcohol. Manion’s Vanilla exceeds that because we use premium 40% premium alcohol. Just like...