spearmint oil

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spear·mint oil

the volatile oil, distilled with steam from the fresh overground parts of the flowering plant of Mentha viridis or M. cardiaca, a flavoring agent.
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With global demand for peppermint oil and spearmint mint oil rising by nearly 2% to 3% a year as people in developing countries purchase more oral hygiene products as well as more candies and confections made from mint, the drop in Indian peppermint and spearmint oil production and supply could greatly affect production of these products in the short to intermediate term.
Flavorchem Corporation, a producer of flavor, color and masking product solutions has partnered with some of the most renowned growers of mint to develop a new line of peppermint and spearmint oils.
This smells fantastic thanks to ingredients such as aniseed and spearmint oils.
Both the peppermint and spearmint oils come mainly from North America
Todd Company in 1869 and built it into the largest supplier of peppermint and spearmint oils in the world, the Todd name has stood for quality, purity and integrity in specialized ingredients for the food industry.