Top notes: Hot dog urine and rancid oil baking on the sidewalk, falafel cart smoke
Heart notes: More rancid oil, garbage, automobile and restaurant exhaust
Base notes: Sewage, river water
The only fragrance that has actually reminded me of the way New York smells in the depth of summer is Vero Kern's Onda, which instantly reminded me of the sickly sweet smell of stale urine in the subway when it's 130 degrees down there in August. I'm serious.