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Malabar black pepper
Our most decadent perfumed candle: dark leather, heady spices and incense. Mysterious, almost naughty in its darkness, it conjures a bounty of spice-filled trunks, and leather-filled armoirs in the dead of night. Inspired by our best-selling fragrance NANBAN.
September 1620, nighttime inside a merchant ship, Nagasaki port.
Within the pitch of the hull, the aroma of lacquered wooden armoires and of trunks full of rare spices, incense and leather, thickens the air with a dark, exotic redolence.
Developed with Nicole Mancini and Yann Vasnier.
- The pitch black hull of the galleon was saturated with the scent of spice barrels and trunks full of leather. The smokey notes of tar and cade wood give a mysterious, hypnotizing allure, like dying embers in a bonfire.
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