Tuesday, May 6, 2008

One Sentence Perfume Review: Douce Amére, Serge Lutens

Anisette toast and heavy cream are delightful, but they're best consumed in small quantities at long intervals.

Notes per Now Smell This: Cinnamon, artemisia absinthium, anise, lily, jasmine, tiare flower, tagette, cedar, and musk.

Photo from Veniero's Pastry.com. (Mmmmm...)


chayaruchama said...

Delightful heresy, and patently truthful.

I had to give that one away, years ago-
I blended it with Arabie, or ANYTHING else.

BitterGrace said...

Well, it is delightful, on first acquaintance--like the first bite of a delicious dessert. But by the time the late drydown appeared, I was saying, "Enough already!"