From an orange blossomy opening that has a pronounced, metallic-green aldehydic facet, Noël au Balcon quickly turns into a near dupe of L’Artisan Parfumeur’s Tea for Two (Olivia Giacobetti, 2000) – all transparent honey, cinnamic spices and amber offset by some bitter, black tea-like nuances.
Nose: Antoine Maisondieu
House: Etat Libre d’Orange
Release date: 2007
Notes (per Fragrantica): honey, apricot, mandarin, orange blossom, cinnamon, chilli pepper, patchouli, musk, vanilla, black clover, labdanum, caraway.