Essential oils are the concentrated aroma and flavor character of the flowers, fruits, roots, bark, leaves, and herbs that we are so familiar with from our gardens and spice racks. For centuries, they have been an important part of medicine and culture and now play an indispensable role in flavor and fragrance commerce. Alongside the push... Read more »
In this age of growing consumer demand for natural and organic certified products, Berjé partners with the Oregon Tilth Association to balance economic and social responsibility while still delivering the standards our customers expect.Berjé offers and stocks a growing list of organic certified essential oils from around the world.
Flavor Ingredients Part of Berjé’s proficiency in the flavor industry comes not only from stocking many ingredients, but also being able to offer different varieties of those ingredients. The differences between Argentine, Californian, and Italian Lemon Oil can be subtle, but they serve as a major point of distinction when used in a well-constructed flavor. ... Read more »
Fragrance Ingredients The supply of fragrance materials has always been the cornerstone of Berjé’s business. Through decades of working with producers, we have cultivated an inclusive standing inventory that spans from commodities to specialty ingredients. We’ve combined the strength of our inventory with a flexible production system that can process tankers of material down to... Read more »
Functional Ingredients Many flavor and fragrance ingredients double as functional products. Whether they are fixed oils in cosmetics, essential oils in natural pesticides, or natural isolates in polymers, Berjé carries several grades of products suitable for applications beyond flavors and fragrances.
We have seen increased activity in this market over the past several weeks.
This food grade and natural Linalyl Acetate is distilled from Berjé’s Petitgrain Oil which is sourced through an exclusive partnership with ALPACA S.A. of Paraguay. It pushes the floralcy of Petitgrain in fragrances and can add lift to citrusy notes. In flavors Linalyl Acetate is often used in fruity and tropical profiles like peach, pear,... Read more »
Petitgrain Oil is steam distilled from the leaves and twigs of the bitter orange tree, primarily in Paraguay. In fragrances its fresh, floral, and bitter aroma provides a green note that lasts from the top note into the drydown. Petitgrain’s trace pyrazines create a freshening and lifting effect in flavors, especially black currant, blueberry, and... Read more »
Berjé is partnered with grower and distiller ALPACA S.A. of Paraguay to supply Guaiacwood Oil, Guaiacwood Acetate, Cabreuva Oil, and Petitgrain Oil. This partnership was born from a mutual commitment to support the local community and maintain the long term sustainable supply of these key ingredients to the Flavor & Fragrance industry.