rose oil

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Synonyms for rose oil

a volatile fragrant oil obtained from fresh roses by steam distillation

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By a publication in the Official Journal of the EU from April 2014, the EC recognises the Bulgarian attar of roses, under the name aBulgarsko Rozovo Masloa and includes it in the list of protected geographical indications and designations of origin for agricultural products and foodstuffs.
Described as pure Bulgarian Rose Oil, also referred to as Rose Otto and Attar of Roses, the oil is from the valley of the roses in Kazanlik, Bulgaria, home of the famous rosa damascena.
Go for Attar of Roses for a good fragrance, which bears clusters of small mauve flowers,or Lady Plymouth for a lemon fragrance.
Cleopatra would never have set off to woo Mark Anthony armed with a single spritz of attar of roses.
In markets as far afield as the Khan el Khalili in the old city of Cairo to the five acre site of covered stalls in the ancient walled city of Kano in northern Nigeria the odour of attar of roses, sweet jasmine and the spicier ambience created by oud, frankincense and sandalwood, encapsulate the very spirit of Islamic culture.