This Jasmine extract is a blend of two famous origins: Egypt and India.
In India, Firmenich has a unique collaboration through its Joint-Venture with Jasmine Concrete Export Private Limited (JCEPL), leader of Indian floral extract & member of #NaturalsTogether. They have developed a direct sourcing from 1000 Jasmine grandiflorum farmers in Tamil Nadu through long term contracts, advanced payments, provision of seedlings and technical assistance.
With a dedicated local sourcing team In Egypt, Firmenich #NaturalsTogether partner relies on its own plantation for flowers production. All Jasmine fields are located in the Nile delta where exceptionally rich soils allow record flower yields in the fields. Jasmine is also grown by hundreds of small farmers bringing an important income in the overall variety of their crops.
Benefits in use
Jasmine abs pairs very well with berry flavors, especially strawberry. It can also be used as such to flavor premium teas, or as a part of tea flavors.
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Extracted part: flowers.
10 000 flowers app. harvested in 1 Kg.
6 000 000 flowers app. to produce 1 Kg of absolute.
660 Kg of flowers are necessary to obtain 1 Kg of absolute.
This ingredient is both convenient for perfumery and flavor applications.