Sage's Botanicals

Basil Methyl

Basil oil, ct. methyl chavicol, USA  The high notes are decidedly herbal. There is however a sweetness due to the natural occurrence of methyl chavicol. This type of Basil is useful in the soap industry and may be used in blends calling for sweet basil, with discretion. Experts do not recommend it as a substitute, however, but as a supplement.