WHEN MY PI TELLS ME TO THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX
The chemical formulas of various substances used to mimic plant-based aromas and flavors.
Tastes like science.
Beyond just cool taste/smell, these plant derived natural products are wonderful, cheap, and readily available precursors for more complex compounds! Chirality included.
Also did anyone notice that benzyl butyrate is missing a carbon
edit: ugh they also fucked up methyl 2-aminobenzoate this post sucks dick. they also neglected the stereochemistry of menthol ughguhguha