12 Mix & Match Sensory Kit

The 12 Mix & Match Sensory Kit offers a set of 12 vials for sensory training. The kit can be fully customized by simply choosing a total of 12 flavor compounds from all the flavor and aromatics available. Allowing maximum flexibility, this kit can be tailored to fit your individual needs.

Each vial allows for spiking 1 liter of beer.

Acetaldehyde – green apple, cut grass
Acetic acid – vinegar-like
Almond – marzipan, almonds
Anise – anise, spicy, sweet
Apricot – apricot, fruity, pineapple, banana, sweet, honey
Berry – raspberry, berry, citrus, woodlands, floral, violet
Bitter – hoppy, bitter
Butyric acid – putrid, baby vomit
Caprylic acid – soapy, fatty, candle wax
Catty – blackcurrant, catty, cassis, astringent, tart/fruity, herbal
Cinnamon – cinnamon, pungent, spicy, clove, vanilla
Citrus – citrus, apple, sweet, fruity, pineapple
Contamination – sour & buttery
D.M.S. – cooked corn, cooked vegetables
Diacetyl– butter, butterscotch
Earthy – geosmin, soil-like
Ethyl acetate – solvent-like, nail polish remover
Ethyl hexanoate – aniseed, apple or liquorice
Exotic – coconut, vanilla, fruity, glue-like
Floral – floral, rosy, waxy/soapy
Furaneol – cotton candy, strawberry, sweet, caramel
Geraniol – floral, geranium flowers
Grainy – husk-like, nut-like
Grapefruit – fruity, grapefruit, citrus (green notes)
Hefeweizen – spicy & banana
Herbal – herbaceous, resinous, green, balsamic, pine, light terpene/hydrocarbon character
Indole – farm, barnyard
Isoamyl acetate – banana, peardrop
Isovaleric acid – cheesy, old hops, sweaty socks
Lactic acid – sour, sour milk
Light Struck – skunky, toffee or coffee like
Linalool – fruity, floral, blueberry, lavender, rose-wood
Mercaptan – sewer-like, drains
Metallic– metal, tin-like, blood
Musty – metallic, pungent, musty, green
Nonanal – citrus-like, lime, fatty, soapy, waxy, grapefruit, grape, fruity
Papery – cardboard, oxidized
Perfume – perfume-like, floral, rose-like, waxy
Piney – piney, lilac, conifer-like, resinous, woody, lime
Potato skins – potato skins, bell pepper, earthy, musty (wine-like)
Spicy – cloves, all spice
Tobacco – natural, woody, sweet, fruity, plum, spicy tobacco nuances, menthol-like
Vanilla – custard powder, vanilla essence
Woody – woody, resinous