Licorice (Glycyrrhiza glabra) Absolute/France

Licorice (Glycyrrhiza glabra) Absolute/France

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Licorice absolute is a dark brown viscous liquid which is soluble in perfumers alcohol but not directly soluble in carrier oils. It displays a soft, sweet, moss/ rooty aroma with a delicate rounded carmelic undertone. The odor is soft and mild as compared with its intensely sweet rooty taste of licorice.

In natural perfumery it is used in earth accords, apothecary blends, new mown hay, herbaceous bouquets, culinary perfumes, amber bases, musk accords