|Clove Garlic, Poor Man's Treacle
|Country of Origin
|China, India, South Korea
|Soluble in water
|1.438 - 1.932
Garlic Oleoresin is produced by solvent extraction from the milled and roasted bulbs of Allium Sativum. After extraction the solvent is completely removed. The obtained product has powerful obnoxious odour due to the presence of disulphides. The bulb contains 0.06% to 0.1% of volatile oil whose active constituents are propyl /-disulphide, alliin and allicin.
It is used to cure problems related to heart and blood systems. In addition, this oil is sued in thethe treatment of colon cancer, rectal cancer, stomach cancer breast cancer, prostate cancer, lung cancer, coughs, fever, and other infections.
Color : A brown colored, viscous liquid with obnoxious odor,
Aroma : Strong and pungent garlic aroma
Volitile oil content: Not less than 1% Total ash: Not more than 3%
The oleoresin of garlic is a valuable flavoring agent. It is also used in perfumery and as insect repellent. Allicin present in volatile oil is a powerful antibacterial.