James A. Crosby, better known as Peppermint Jim, is the fourth generation of Crosby mint farmers and artisan distillers who grew up on the Crosby Mint Farm in St. Johns, Michigan. The farm was established in 1912 by his great-grandfather and is the oldest, continuously family operated mint farm in the United States. We work hard to bring you the best mint essential oils, mint products and fresh mint.

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A true essential oil is not blended with alcohol or synthetics, therefore should have a very long shelf life. An essential oil is the essence of the plant, gently extracted through steam distillation and with no use of chemicals.

Peppermint and Spearmint Oils are known to be:

antibacterial, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antispasmodic, antioxidant, anti-fungal, analgesic

Historically, the uses for mint oils are extensive. Peppermint has uplifting, energizing and cooling properties and has been known to relieve indigestion, flatulence, bad breath, gingivitis, toothache, skin irritations, nausea, diarrhea, colds and respiratory issues, headaches/migraines, IBS and cramps.

Spearmint is known for its soothing, calming and warm properties and has been known to relieve stomach upset, colic, aches and pains, inflammation (especially in muscles and joints).

All around the world, mint’s versatility makes it a popular herb in the kitchen. In baking, candy making, drinks, salads, dressings and sauces, the possibilities are extensive.

Besides its uplifting scent, mint also has many household uses such as an air freshener, pest control and deodorizer.

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