According to the FDA, vanilla extract must contain no less than 35% ethyl alcohol by volume making it 70 proof, and the most popular brand of vanilla extract on the market is 41 % ethyl alcohol or 82 proof.

In the latest installment of the video blog “Dr. Daly Discusses…,” COLA’s Chief Medical Officer Dr. John Daly discusses a woman getting arrested for getting behind the wheel under the influence of pure vanilla extract.