Clove Bud Oleoresin is prepared by solvent extraction of clove bud. This oleoresin is pale yellow liquid with a warm, sweet-spicy odor extremely concentrated product which contains more flavoring ingredients that can be soluble in the particular solvent used, as it turns much close to original clove flavor . A concrete, absolute and oleoresin are also produced by the buds in small quantities.
Specification: Volatile Oil Content: 25-26% (v/w)
Residual solvent: Below 25 ppm
Blends Offered: It blends well with rose, lavender, vanilla, clary sage, bergamot, bay leaf, allspice. Clover leaf is a dark brown oil with a crude, burnt-woody earned odor. Clove stem oil is a pale yellow liquid with a strong spicy-woody odor.
Life: 24 months from the date of manufacture when stored below 25oC in closed containers away from direct light and not under humid conditions.