November 2023 Sample Set

  • November 2023 Sample Set

7 x 1.8ml spray samples of Akero, Borealis, Caravansary, Christmas Wine, Gingerbread, Glühwein, and Sturbridge.

Akero: green apple, benzoin, patchouli, sandalwood, cedar. The first bite into a freshly picked crisp green apple. Essentially a green apple soliflore scent in EDT concentration.

Borealis: snowdrifts, peppermint, camphor, black tea, black elder, valerian root, ocean spume, fir balsam, orris root, pine needles, incense, sandalwood, Irish ambergris, cedarmoss, patchouli, deer musk (botanic accord), ashes. Biting ocean gales and alpine forest air. A chillier version of Boreal with subtle floral and aquatic facets.

Caravansary: fir balsam, deer musk (botanic accord), vanilla, black tea, lavender, blue spruce, blue chamomile, treemoss, incense, mulched pinecone, campfire smoke. Caravans circled around the crackling fire for the night, deeply mounded snow covering the firs, steeping black and chamomile teas.

Christmas Wine: cranberry, plum, blood orange, cloves, nutmeg, fir balsam. Yuletide glogg, mulled wine on Christmas night. An unfiltered mélange of rich cranberry, fir, and spices. The same formula as the 2020 edition, but with additional self-extracted cranberry absolute.

Gingerbread: ginger, cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg, wheat absolute, butter co2, molasses distillate, brown sugar, black walnut, milk, cream, vanilla. Old-fashioned baking delight, the smells of a wintry bakery. A blend of rich spices and wheat absolutes.

Glühwein: cranberry, champaca, cherry compote, raspberry, fir balsam, chocolate, davana attar, oakmoss, frankincense. Rich Christmas eve liqueur, mélange of red fruit boiled down to delicious reductions. Built on the base of Christmas Wine, with additional festive nuance.

Sturbridge: pine resin, frankincense, myrrh, spikenard, baked apple, pinecone oil, fir balsam, spices, balm of Gilead (poplar), amber, cedar, ambergris. A festive winter hearth adorned with garlands and pinecones. Candlelight festivities and merriment inspired this fine blend of sticky resins, spiced goods, winter greenery and wisemen's gifts.

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