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  1. The Quest for THE Sandalwood Fragrance Day 15

    Quote Originally Posted by Mythrol View Post
    Day #15: Fragrance - Chanel Egoiste
    My Ratings: Scent: 7/10. Overall - 7/10.

    *note: my sample was said to be of the vintage Egoiste, but I cannot verify.*

    In what feels like a developing trend in Sandalwood fragrances this merges sweet notes and Sandalwood. It feels very much in the same genre as GFT Santal, Floris Santal, etc. Had I smelled this in a vacuum I might have rated it higher, however, after having smelled so many that do a similar thing I felt Egoiste
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  2. The Quest for THE Sandalwood Fragrance Day 14

    Quote Originally Posted by Mythrol View Post
    Day #14: Fragrance - Xerjoff Richwood
    My Ratings: Scent - 9/10. Overall - 10/10.

    Xerjoff Richwood is great. I do have some apprehension just because I don't get a ton of Sandalwood in it. As it dries down, yes I can detect some but this is much more of a Rose/patchouli fragrance especially on initial spray. This is the main reason I removed a point from scent. The other reason is as it dries down it turned slightly powdery on my skin, not enough to make me hate it but I did
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  3. The Quest for THE Sandalwood Fragrance Day 13

    Quote Originally Posted by Mythrol View Post
    Day #13: Fragrance - Floris Santal
    My Ratings: Scent - 7.5/10. Overall - 7/10.

    I specifically gave this a half rating because I wanted to slot it right in between Geo F Trumper and Fragonard. I think this is better than Trumper Santal in pretty much every way while I still like Fragonard Santal better. Compared to Trumper I see Floris as very similar, but while Trumper has a very exaggerated opening, Floris feels much better blended and calmed down. If you are looking for that
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  4. The Quest for THE Sandalwood Fragrance Day 12

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    Day #12: Fragrance - Creed Santal Imperial
    My Ratings: Scent - 9/10. Overall - 9/10.

    *disclaimer: I own multiple bottles of Santal Imperial. I will be selling bottles of this in the future. I can assure you that I would not compromise my integrity by giving an excessively positive review to try and sell a couple bottles of cologne. This is my honest opinion of the fragrance. I did however want to make the reader aware so they can determine for themselves how much to trust my
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  5. The Quest for THE Sandalwood Fragrance Day 11

    Quote Originally Posted by Mythrol View Post
    Day #11: Fragrance - Brooklyn Perfume Company Sandalwood
    My Ratings: Scent - 3/10. Overall - 3/10.

    I feel like I need to disclaimer this. The reason I added this fragrance to be tested is because of how much respect I have for James Peterson and what his goal was. My understanding of how this fragrance came about was he had some extremely old, extremely high quality Mysore Sandalwood that he wanted to do his best to emulate as closely as possible. I unfortunately do not have
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