Description of Basil Oil Vietnam

Originally known as “Exotic Basil” or “Reunion Basil” due to its unique place of origin, Basil Oil Methyl Chavicol Type is now mainly produced in India and Vietnam, where it has become the more popular contemporary source of the basil profile. The designation of “Methyl Chavicol Type” (or Estragole) is indicative of the oil’s high concentration of that component, imparting a spicy and savory profile that is commonly used in modern cuisine. Material from India and Vietnam is considered to be “sweet basil,” which is also a staple of many different herbal and green-type fragrances, alongside their irreplaceable contributions to the flavor industry.
See other Basil Oils

Aroma & Flavor of Basil Oil Vietnam

The Indian and Vietnamese varieties are economical in comparison to the Comores Type Basil Oil.

Botanical Name of Basil Oil Vietnam

Ocimum basilicum l.

Appearance of Basil Oil Vietnam

Pale Yellow Liquid







EXTRACTION method of Basil Oil Vietnam


Principle Constituents of Basil Oil Vietnam


Refractive Index of Basil Oil Vietnam

1.5120 - 1.5200 @ 20C

Specific Gravity of Basil Oil Vietnam

0.9520 - 0.9730 @ 25C

All scientific, regulatory and technical data is a guide for product identification purposes only. Only Berje authorized documentation is to be used for validation and confirmation. These documents can be provided upon request.

Flavor Usage
by Category

Inquire about
Basil Oil Vietnam