Nootkatone

Nootkatone is an improtant ingredient in grapefruits. The odour and flavour are typical of grapefruit peel oil.

Nootkatone is manufactured by oxidation of  Valencene based  on our proprietary fermentation technology (“Similar to brewing beer), we create stability and a cost price advantage. Our production process uses renewable materials and has a low carbon / energy footprint.

Valencene fruit
 
  • Nootkatone is mainly used in flavours for the beverage industry (Grapefruit) and in fragrances
  • Isobionics offers 4 qualities of Nootkatone with a minimal purity of 70%, 80%, 95% and 98%
  • Taste: citrus, grapefruit-like, slightly woody
  • Nootkatone is certified to be Kosher & Halal and Foodgrade.