A gourmand fragrance usually smells so sweet that it’s tempting to eat it! It has been known to be described as a ‘foodie fragrance‘ due to its synthetic edible notes, such as; honey, chocolate, cinnamon, almond, amber, and vanilla. Gourmand fragrances are usually warm and comforting, and best worn in the cooler months.
In the fragrance world, gourmand fragrances are considered the newest category in ‘the fragrance wheel’ and Thierry Mugler’s Angel (launched in 1992) was the first modern gourmand fragrance.
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