Essential Oil obtained by steam distillation of the crushed kernels of Prunus amygladusamara. Bitter almond oil contains prussic acid, known as cyanide, and is a well known poison. The yield from Almond is very low and frequently bitter almond is made from apricot kernels and is identical. Nature Identical equivalent is bezaldehyde.
Almond Essential Oil Bitter CAS 8013-76-1
Category: Essential Oils
Prunus amygdalus or Prunus dulcis var amara
Cherry almond bitter almond sweet fruity powdery