Elderflower, French (Sambucus nigra ) Absolute

$59.00
  • Elderflower, French (Sambucus nigra ) Absolute

Elderflower, French (Sambucus nigra ) Absolute

$59.00
The fresh honey sweet flowers of Sambucus nigra yield an absolute that is a semi solid dark green sometimes waxy material at cooler temps. In general the scent is perceived as intensely sweet and herbaceous, honey like, warm with faint notes of anise like, floral spice, very complex and beautiful. It is however a highly concentrated absolute and can not just be simply smelled and observed from the vial or bottle. dilution in perfumers alcohol or any carrier oil has gorgeous effects.

It is a precious material and not much is needed in most any circumstance. It can lend interesting warm floral effects in trace amounts. It blends well with Bergamot, oakmoss, ylang ylang, base note blends and more. Its a pure pleasure to have a 5ml bottle in your collection as it ages beautifully in or out of dilution. not to be missed. We also offer much smaller quantities to make this rarity more widely available. We have a new appreciation for this rare botanical essence. We encourage you to explore its complex layers and notes through dilution and experimentation. 

Elderflower absolute is a very interesting material with many uses. The smallest amounts can have profound effects in perfumes, creams, skincare lines, lip balms, products and so much more. Such a fun scent material to work with and explore in dilution.

We offer this precious Elderflower Absolute in Pre-diluted forms as well as pure options. The pure options give you the choice of diluting into alcohol or oil / waxes at any concentration.

Our 1/4ml -1ml option come in clear glass vials.

Our 5m pure option is packaged in a Miron Glass with a pour cap for easy access.

We also offer a pre mixed option (20% 1ml in 4ml Jojoba Oil in drop down menu) which is 1ml of pure Elderflower absolute mixed into 4ml Organic clear jojoba oil. This is still highly concentrated and can be diluted further if needed into other oils or waxes etc. The pure options give you the choice of diluting into alcohol or oil at any concentration.