Safraleine is a complex smelling molecule, being all at once spicy, warm and slightly phenolic thereby recalling saffron, tobacco and (p)leather. Here, it’s laid over a powerful, desiccated woody base that has a dark and slightly dirty animalic feel.
Nose: Paul Emilien
House: Paul Emilien
Release date: 2014
Notes (per Fragrantica): ginger, Madagascar cloves, indian saffron, cardamom, nutmeg, amber, rose, vanilla, incense, grapefruit, palisander rosewood, sandalwood, patchouli, cyperus esculentus, woody notes, violet leaf, turkish rose, amber, musk.