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2-Nonanol 0.3

Citronellal 0.3

Total: Monoterpene hydrocarbons 18%

Sesquiterpene hydrocarbons 47.4% Neral + geranial 13%

2-Nonanol 0.3

Citronellal 0.3

Total: Monoterpene hydrocarbons 18%

Sesquiterpene hydrocarbons 47.4% Neral + geranial 13%

aAdapted from Taveira Magalhaes et al. (1997b).

Table 3.24 Organoleptic properties of ginger oils of various origin*

Origin

Color

Odor/Flavof

Cochin (India)

Bold, light brown pale yellow to light

Citrus, lemon-like, fresh woody and

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