Geosmin: An Earthy-Smelling Substance

By |2019-08-09T16:49:53+03:00August 9th, 2019|Categories: Knowledge, Substances|Tags: , , , , |

Geosmin is an organic compound with a distinct earthy flavor and aroma produced by certain bacteria and is responsible for the earthy taste of beetroots and a contributor to the strong scent (petrichor) that occurs in the air when rain falls after a dry spell [...]