Green Tea Absolute
Botanical Name: Camellia sinensis
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Solvent Extraction
Description: Green tea is prepared from the leaves of Camellia sinensis. There is a variety of green tea that are cultivated in many countries. It is harvested from a small tree which grows up to the height of 30ft and belongs to the Theaceae family. It is also recognized by the names of bladder seaweed and green tea.
Color: Amber color liquid.
Common Uses: In natural perfumery Green Tea Absolute can be used to produce sweet-herbaceous notes in certain floral perfumes. These notes include Jasmine, Orange Blossom, Gardenia, Sweet Pea, Freesia; and to produce new effects in wood or aldehydic perfumes or non-floral types in general.
As an intensifier of Clary Sage, Melaleuca bracteata, Michelia Leaf oil, or other tea-like fragrances.
Green Tea Absolute can also be used in culinary creations, herbal bouquets, and sacred essences, green accords, amber bases, new mown hay, Russian leather, Fougere and Chypre.
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Blends well with: Citruses, Clary Sage, Violet Leaf, and Palmarosa.
Aromatic Scent: Lightly sweet, leathery, herbaceous bouquet with a balsamic woody undertone.