Typically used to add a juicy character to flavours, this oil recovered through the decanting of the condensed water obtained during the concentration of Mexican lime juice.
Category Essential Oils and Extracts
Regional Availability Worldwide
Harvest Period May - Aug
Natural Status EU Natural
Organoleptic Descriptors sweet, fresh, green, peel, juicy, lime, candy
Common Applications bergamot, citrus, lemon, melon, elder flower
Appearance Colourless to pale yellow liquid
Optical Rotation +40.0 to +65.0
Refractive Index @20℃ 1.4720 - 1.4760
Specific Gravity @20℃ 0.845 - 0.859
Flash Point ℃ 47°C
Shelf Life (months) 12
Storage Recommendations Sealed containers in a cool dark place. Check quality before use.