Hotchkiss Building - Peppermint History
The Peppermint Museum
H.G. Hotchkiss Essential Oil Company is a historic factory built around 1884 on the banks of the original Erie Canal. H.G. Hotchkiss was the producer of internationally, prize medal winning pure essential oils, mainly peppermint. The long success of H.G. Hotchkiss Company made Lyons NY the Peppermint Capital of the world for many years.