Our Hay Absolute is a delectable symphony of warm and delightful aromas. Reminiscent of fresh cured sweetgrass with dry straw like top notes and deep sweet jammy and smooth cacao like undertone. Hay Absolute is extremely tenacious, coumarinic and diffusive, very important qualities for a natural perfume material. An indispensable part of the new mown hay or foin coupe base. Our true Hay Absolute is produced in France in small batches. The absolute has been diluted at 20% in organic perfumers alcohol for a more workable preparation for your perfumery.
Hay Absolute is most often used for perfumery in tea, forest and tobacco compositions, fougere, chypre and cologne. But don't let these guidelines stop your creativity with this dynamic Hay Absolute. Create interesting effects by pairing Hay with tonka, orange blossom, jasmine and more. This absolute is a dark green, viscous liquid. The aroma is of the highest quality, very uniform, powerful and sweet.
A note on absolutes: Absolutes are highly concentrated aromatic materials. Their aroma is best observed in alcohol or carrier oil. Try diluting into one of our premium carrier oils or into alcohol at 5%, 10% or 20% and see how the scent will subtley change.
- Botanical Name: Foin coupe
- Plant Part: Aerial part
- Country of origin: France
- Cultivation method: Wild