Description of Bergamot Oil Terpenes
Less sweet and more terpenic than its more refined counterparts, Bergamot Oil Terpenes are floral and fruity, with a slightly herbaceous tinge. While not used as much for flavor purposes, these juicy and somewhat sweet terpenes can add an immediate refreshing burst of citrus to almost any product. Not considered a "traditional" citrus oil, bergamot oil terpenes have a unique floral odor that separates them from other oils such as lemon, orange, and lime.
Aroma & Flavor of Bergamot Oil Terpenes
Bergamot is the citrus topnote of choice in the expansive fragrance families of Chypres and Fougeres. In flavors, bergamot is best known as the aromatic addition that gives Earl Grey Tea its trademark flavor. With a profile that is both citrusy and floral, bergamot is adept at tying together the different notes in a flavor or fragrance.
Appearance of Bergamot Oil Terpenes
Principle Constituents of Bergamot Oil Terpenes
Refractive Index of Bergamot Oil Terpenes
1.4600 - 1.4800 @ 20C
Specific Gravity of Bergamot Oil Terpenes
0.8350 - 0.8650 @ 25C
Harvest Schedule of Bergamot Oil Terpenes
7 MONTHS OF THE YEAR