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Maltol is sweet caramel cotton-candy jam fruity burnt bread-nuances tasteful burnt-sugar candy-floss vanillin-modifier vanilla coumarin strawberry cotton candy butterscotch pineapple milk toffee chocolate.

US$0.14 /gram
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The odour and uses of Maltol

sweet caramel cotton-candy jam fruity burnt bread-nuances sweet tasteful burnt-sugar candy-floss Vanillin-modifier Vanilla Coumarin Strawberry Cotton Candy Butterscotch Vanilla Strawberry Pineapple Milk Caramel Toffee Chocolate Meat Flavour-enhancer Pinus Larix Bark


Maltol : 3-hydroxy-2-methyl-4h-pyran-4-one : Larixinic Acid : 2-methyl Pyromeconic Acid : 3-hydroxy-2-methyl-4-pyrone : hydroxy-2-methyl-gamma-pyrone, 3- : Maltol : 3-Hydroxy-2-methyl-4-pyrone : 3-Hydroxy-2-methyl-4H-pyran-4-one : Corps praline : Palatone : Veltol PerfumersWorld

Technical Specification

Product Maltol
Physical State White fine powder (yellowing on age)
Specific Gravity 0
Refractive Index 0
Melting Point -2
Boiling Point 0
Flash Point 0


CAS No. 118-71-8
FEMA 2656

Perfumery Applications

Typical usage in perfume compounds


Application Suitability

Used in these perfume types but not limited to them.


9 = Very Good Performance

8 = Good Performance

7 = Reasonable performance

6 = Fair performance

5 = Mediocre performance

4 = Slight stability problems

3 = Discoloration Problems

2 = Stability problems

1 = Major problems

0 = Not recommended for use

Important Notes:

End application data applies to experiments carried out by the authors or extrapolated from those experiments using computer algorithms. As application product formulations vary widely this information is only a general guide.

Full testing by both perfumers- flavorists and end users is the only proven method to ensuring a perfume or flavours safety- strength- suitability- stability and success.

Legislation and regulations vary widely and change with time so it is your duty to check this.

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