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Original Coca-Cola recipe

Antilope | Feb 14, 201106:15 PM

The original Coca-Cola recipe, handwritten in a notebook, was apparently published in the Atlanta-Journal Constitution newspaper in 1979. Here are links to a recent story about the formula and a link to the recipe:

Story about the discovery of the Coca-Cola recipe

Coca-Cola recipe

Link to PDF copy of the Coca-Cola recipe

Everett Beal's Recipe Book
In Feb 28, 1979 Article Atlanta Journal and Constitution Newspaper

Coca-Cola recipe

FE Coca (Fluid Extract of Coca) 3 drams USP
Citric Acid 3 oz
Caffeine 1 oz
Sugar 30 #
Water 2.5 gal
Lime Juice 2 pints
Vanilla 1 oz
Caramel 1.5 oz or more to color

Use 2 oz flavor (below) to 5 gals syrup

7X Flavor
Alcohol 8 oz
Orange Oil 20 drops
Lemon Oil 30 drops
Nutmeg Oil 10 drops
Corriander Oil 5 drops
Neroli Oil 10 drops
Cinnamon Oil 10 drops

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