Comfort Notes for Fall and Winter

Year over year during the fall and winter seasons, consumers long for smells and flavors that give them a comforting and warm feeling. Below we have highlighted a few ingredients that fall into the categories of spicy, creamy and woody that provoke the seasons approaching.

Spicy
W200910 - Acetophenone
Cassia; almond; hawthorne

 
W224111 - Cardamom oil
Cardamom; cinnamon; green; floral; citrus; woody; spicy; pepper; sweet
 
W228826 - trans-Cinnamic acid
cinnamon; honey; spicy; floral; sweet

 
 
Creamy
W240115 - δ-Dodecalactone
butter; cheese; coconut; creamy; oily;
peach; wine-like
 
W530462 - Tonka bean absolute
coumarin; rich; warm

 
W363405 - 4,5-Dimethyl-3-hydroxy-2,5-dihydrofuran-2-one
caramel; celery; green; maple; meaty; nutty; earthy; seedy; tobacco; wine-like
 
Woody
 
W243615 - 4-Ethylguaiacol
leather; medicinal; spicy; smoky; warm

 
W342017 - Damascenone
apple; herbaceous; smoky; nutty; woody; citrus; rose; wine-like