Benzoin Siam

Family: Styracaceae
Genus: Styrax
Species: Tonkinensis
Country of Origin: Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam

A balsamic resin obtained from the bark of trees in the Styrax genus. Used in incense, perfume, medicine (pharmaceutical uses), and for flavoring (e.g. in alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages). Sourced from Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam.

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