Description of Bergamot Oil B.F.
Cold-pressed from the fruit peels of Citrus Bergamia trees, Bergamot Oil B.F. has an incredibly fresh and citrusy odor, often compared to lemon and lime. Floral and somewhat herbaceous, this oil is commonly used throughout the flavor and fragrance industry for its versatile citrus profile. This versatility is further enhanced by the removal of furocoumarins, which allows the B.F. variety to be used in a wider variety of products.
Aroma & Flavor of Bergamot Oil B.F.
Fresh and zesty, carrying a sweet citrus profile in both flavor and fragrance applications. Odor is floral and somewhat herbaceous, whereas its taste is fatty and bears a slight ginger nuance.
Botanical Name of Bergamot Oil B.F.
Citrus aurantium L. bergamia Melarosa Risso
Appearance of Bergamot Oil B.F.
EXTRACTION method of Bergamot Oil B.F.
Refractive Index of Bergamot Oil B.F.
1.4530 - 1.4730 @ 20C
Specific Gravity of Bergamot Oil B.F.
0.8550 - 0.8710 @ 25C