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6-Amyl-α-pyrone

Posted: June 10, 2011

Fontarome Chemical Inc.'s 6-amyl-α-pyrone (FEMA# 3696, CAS# 27593-23-3), also a specialty ketone, offers notes of cocoa fruitiness, mushroom and blue cheese and includes a dairy odor. It is naturally occuring in peaches, plums, nectarines and grilled beef.