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Primary (First) - incense
FL/FR frankincense gum papyrifera
 odor: woody incense woody
 flavor: bitter
FR frankincense wood specialty
 odor: incense woody
FR incense fragrance
FR incense specialty
 odor: olibanum old wood amber
FL/FR opoponax resin (commiphora erythraea var. glabrescens engler)
 odor: sweet incense woody amber old wood
 flavor: opoponax
Secondary (Second) - incense
FL/FR cistus ladaniferus absolute resin
 odor: sweet old wood incense amber ambergris musty dry
 flavor: labdanum
FL/FR frankincense oil
 odor: terpene incense old wood woody
 flavor: Intense, woody, peppery, citrusy, with a spicy ginger nuance
FL/FR frankincense resin
 odor: old wood incense amber
 flavor: frankincense
FL/FR frankincense resinoid
 odor: incense old wood terpene woody
 flavor: frankincense
FR2-methyl undecanal dimethyl acetal
 odor: aldehydic amber lemon green waxy
4-methyl-8-vinyl-4,7-nonadienal
 odor: floral, incense-like, pine-like note
4-methyl-8-vinyl-4,8-nonadienal
 odor: floral, incense-like, pine-like note
FR musk lactone
 odor: sweet oily incense musk amber animal
Tertiary (Third) - incense
FL/FR frankincense absolute
 odor: woody terpene incense balsam
 flavor: Medicinal, woody, mentholic, herbal and spicy
FR mastic gum resin
 odor: balsam resinous incense amber woody olibanum greasy
FL/FR myrrh resin
 odor: woody balsam incense sweet old wood
 flavor: myrrh
FL/FR opoponax absolute (commiphora erythraea var. glabrescens engle)
 odor: sweet incense woody amber old wood
 flavor: opoponax
FR opoponax resinoid (commiphora erythraea var. glabrescens engle)
Quaternary (Fourth) - incense
FL/FR angelica root oil
 odor: weedy amber terpenic incense ambrette musk celery spice
 flavor: Green, herbal, ambrette and musk-like with vegetative, spicy nuances
FL/FR terpinyl isovalerate
 odor: sweet pine olibanum incense orange
 flavor: bitter apple
FL/FR tetradecanal
 odor: fatty waxy amber incense dry citrus peel musk
 flavor: Fatty, lactonic, coconut, woody and fishy with a fruity nuance
Quinary (Fifth) - incense
trans-oak lactone
 odor: spicy coconut clove celery incense
FR oriental specialty
 odor: oriental
FRcis-2-pinanol
 odor: pine woody fir needle camphor incense
Senary (Sixth) - incense
FRisolongifolene ketone
 odor: dry woody patchouli cedar earthy tobacco incense
Septenary (Seventh) - incense
Octonary (Eighth) - incense
FL/FR adoxal (Givaudan)
 odor: fresh aldehydic floral waxy watery
FL/FRblack currant bud absolute
 odor: powerful spicy woody blackcurrant green incense
 flavor: black currant bud
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