OUD ASSAFI™

Botanical Aquilaria malaccensis

NATURALSTOGETHERTM

Certified Origin
Olfactive family
Oud
Leathery
Product type
Naturals
Technology
Essential Oil
Olfactive description

OUD ASSAFI™, also known as Oud Assam, is recognized as the most precious Oud in the world. It has been prized for centuries for its animalic, woody and spicy notes. The most leathery and animalic of Ouds, it is elegantly woody and extremely ambery.

Perfumery usage

Firmenich created 3 captivating specialties with OUD ASSAFI™ to enlarge the experience of the magic.

Process

Obtained by distillation of the biomass with water, or steam.
The essential oil is physically separated from the aqueous phase by decantation.

Did you know ?

Extracted part: dark wood.
OUD ASSAFI™ is Firmenich trademark for traditional OUD ASSAM, which means "extremely pure Oud" in Arabic. Aquilaria malaccensis variety has been first registered by Firmenich for use in Perfumery in 2018.

Sourcing countries

Bangladesh