Cumin Seed Essential Oil

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Cumin Seed Essential Oil

Botanical Name: Cuminum cyminum
Plant Part: Seeds
Extraction Method: Steam
Origin: Egypt

Description: Originally from the Mediterranean area, Cumin is a small annual herb about 50cm ( 20 inches) high with deep green, narrow feathery leaves and tiny white or pink flowers, followed by small oblong seeds.

Colour
: Clear to pale yellow

Consistency
: Light to Medium

Note
: Middle

Strength of Aroma: Medium

Blends Well With: Angelica, Caraway, Lavender, Rosemary, Chamomile, and essential oils with an oriental flavour.

Aromatic Scent
: Cumin essential oil has a characteristic spicy, penetrating scent.

History: Known since Bible times, it is mainly used for its digestive properties. The Egyptians used it for headaches. The Pharisees paid their taxes with it and in the Middle Ages, feudal lords paid serfs with Cumin for services rendered.
Important Note: The information provided is for educational purposes only.

Specification Documents

Cumin Seed - Allergens.pdf
Cumin Seed - IFRA.pdf
Cumin Seed - SDS.pdf
Cumin Seed - Spec.pdf