Oleoresins are semi-solid extracts that are composed of a resin in a solution of essential or fatty oil. They are obtained by evaporation of the solvent(s) used for their production.
Essential oils are obtained by steam distillation whereas Oleoresins abound in heavier, less volatile and lipophilic compounds, such as Resins, Waxes, Fats and Fatty oils.
Oleoresins are prepared from spices, such as Capsicum, Paprika, Cardamom, Celery Seed, Basil, Cinnamon bark, Clove bud, Fenugreek, Ginger, Mace, Marjoram, Nutmeg, Parsley, Pepper (black/white), Pimenta (allspice),Rosemary, Sage, Savory (summer/winter), Thyme, Turmeric, Vanilla, West Indian bay leaves.
Most oleoresins are used as flavors and perfumes, few of them are used medicinally (e. g., Hemp bud Oleoresin, Capsicum Oleoresin).
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