Kitchen Witch Cafe

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Aromatherapy Essential Oil Perfume Aroma & Note Guide



We order all of our essential oils through:


Allspice Pimenta officinalis - Middle - Fresh, warm, spicy, sweet

Amyris Amyris balsamifera - Base –Soft, woody, warm, musty

Angelica Root Angelica archangelica - Top to middle – Sharp, green, herbaceous, with peppery overtones

Anise Seed Pimpinella anisum - Middle – Fresh, sweet, spicy, licorice-like

Basil Ocimum basilicum - Top – Fresh, warm, spicy, herbaceous

Bay Laurel Laurus nobilis - Middle – Strong, spicy, medicinal, herbaceous

Bay West Indies Pimenta racemosa - Top to middle – Sweet, spicy, balsamic, medicinal

Benzoin Resin Styrax tonkinensis - Base – Soft, sweet, warm, vanilla-like

Bergamot Citrus bergamia - Top – Fresh, spicy, floral, citrus

Bergamot Mint Mentha citrate - Top – Soft mint, green, slight citrus aroma

Black Pepper Piper nigrum - Middle – Dry, spicy, woody, sharp

Black Spruce Picea mariana - Top to Middle – Fresh, pine-like with balsamic top notes, & a slightly sweet undertone. Sweeter aroma when compared to other needle oils.

Cajeput Melaleuca leucadendra - Top – Strong, slightly sweet, camphoraceous, medicinal.

Camphor Cinnamomum camphora - Middle – Sharp, camphoraceous, woody undertone

Cardamom Elettaria cardamomum - Middle – Warm, green, spicy, balsamic

Carrot Seed Daucus carota - Middle - Dry, slightly sweet, earthy

Catnip Nepeta cataria – Middle – Rich, herbaceous, mild floral

Cedarwood, Atlas Cedrus atlantica – Base – Woody, balsamic, rich dry overtones

Cedarwood, Virginia Juniperus virginiana – Base – Soft, woody, sweet balsamic

Celery Seed Apium graveolens – Middle – Sweet, warm, earthy spice

Chamomile, Blue Matricaria recutita – Middle – Strong, warm, sweet herbaceous

Chamomile, Moroccan Ormenis mixta – Middle – Fresh, herbaceous, balsamic undertone

Chamomile, Roman Anthemis nobilis - Middle – Fresh, rich, sweet, fruity, apple-like aroma

Cinnamon Bark Cinnamomum zeylanicum - Base to Middle – Warm, dry, herbal spice

Cinnamon Leaf Cinnamomum zeylanicum – Middle – Flat, warm, earthy spice

Cistus Cistus ladaniferus – Base – Warm, sweet, dry, rich herbaceous

Citronella Cymbopogon winterianus – Top – Rich, fresh, sweet, lemony

Clary Sage Salvia sclarea – Middle – Dry, musky, bittersweet floral

Clove Bud Syzygium aromaticum – Middle – Warm, spicy, woody, with a slightly fruity top note

Combava Petitgrain Citrus hystrix - Top to middle – Soft thick citrus, with dry wood back notes.

Copaiba Balsam Copaifera officinalis - Base – Mild, sweet, woody, slightly balsamic

Coriander Seed Coriandrum sativum – Middle – Sweet, spicy, woody, slight fruity top note

Cornmint Mentha arvensis – Middle – Fresh, soft, bitter-sweet minty aroma

Cypress Cupressus sempervirens – Middle – Fresh, green, evergreen aroma, balsamic undertones

Davana Artemisia pallens – Base - Rich, sweet, fruity

Dill Seed Anethum graveolens – Middle – Dry, fresh, warm, spicy

Douglas Fir Pseudotsuga douglasii – Middle – Crisp, fresh, green, uplifting

Elemi Canarium luzonicum – Middle – Fresh, lemony, spicy, balsamic undertone

Eucalyptus Eucalyptus globulus – Top – Fresh, penetrating, woody, camphoraceous

Eucalyptus, Lemon Eucalyptus citriodora – Middle – Fresh, medicinal, heavy lemon aroma

Fennel Foeniculum vulgare - Middle – Sweet, almost peppery, earthy

Fir Needle Abies balsamea – Middle – Fresh, green, soft balsamic

Frankincense Boswellia carterii – Base – Fresh, woody, spicy, balsamic with a citrus top note

Galbanum - Ferula galbaniflua – Top – Fresh, woody, spicy, balsamic

Geranium Pelargonium graveolens – Middle - Heavy, sweet, floral