Aroma: intensive floral odor with various nuances of powder, wood notes or fruit
Roses are one of the most beautiful and praised flowers, have been valued for centuries in many cultures.There are over 100 species in colors ranging from white through yellows and reds
Rose absolute is essential oil derived by steam distillation (or solvent extract) of rose petals. It takes about 2-3 tons of flowers to make 1 kg of rose oil. Bulgaria produces about 70% of all rose oil in the world. It is concentrated in an area called the Valley of Roses in central Bulgaria, around the city of Kazanlak. Bulgaria is the historical birthplace of rose oil, a product upon which the country enjoyed a monopoly until World War I. Other significant producers are Morocco, Iran and Turkey. Rose water, made from the rose oil, is used in some cuisines.Rose oil has been used in perfumes and cosmetics for centuries.