ethyl butyrate

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ethyl butyrate

[¦eth·əl ′byüd·ə‚rāt]
(organic chemistry)
C3H7COOC2H5 A colorless liquid, boiling at 121°C; used in flavoring extracts and perfumery.
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methyl butanoate, ethyl butanoate, ethyl pentanoate, ethyl 2-methyl butanoate, ethyl hexanoate, hexyl 3-methyl butanoate, 3-methylbutyl acetate, and ethyl cinnamate.
In contrast to this, the persistence of the following odorants, methyl butanoate, ethyl butanoate, ethyl 2-methylbutanoate, ethyl hexanoate, methional, hexyl 3-methylbutanoate, 3-methylbutyl acetate, [beta]-damascenone, 2-methoxyphenol, 2-ethyl-4-hydroxy-5-methyl-3(2H)-furanone and ethyl cinnamate was reduced.
The investigators found ethyl butanoate, ethyl hexanoate, linalool, 2-heptanone, ionone, 2-heptanol, hexanal, cis-3-hexenol, trans-2-hexenol and furaneol to be the major aroma compounds in Black Diamond.