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    Default Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    Other notes i love are Musk, vanilla and i have yet to find a frag that smells like true cedar or firewood. I love that smell of burning wood in winter.

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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    Bois d’Ascese Eau de Parfum by Naomi Goodsir.

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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    For bourbon, try Demeter Fragrance Library Bourbon.

    For incense, try CDG Avignon.

    For firewood, try Tauer Lonestar Memories, which smells like a cowboy campfire.
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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    You should try Dirty English. I also like Michael by Michael Kors for most of the notes you are looking for.

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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    Pure Malt -Cheers!

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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    Lonestar Memories
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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    Naomi Goodsir Bois d'Ascese is the one you're looking for: Smoke and wood (or rather, burning wood)

    Also, Le Labo Patchouli 24: smoky campire (or maybe a wood stove burning in a wood cabin) leading to a base of vanilla

    And if you want a boozy vanilla with a hint of cedar and incense: Guerlain Spiritueuse Double Vanille

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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    Quote Originally Posted by PalmBeach View Post
    Bois d’Ascese Eau de Parfum by Naomi Goodsir.
    This one is indeed what you are looking for, IMO.
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    4) Lalfeorosa (O'driù) - tie

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    7) Captain vintage (Molyneux)
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    9) Javanese Patchouli (Zegna) - tie
    9) Monsieur de Givenchy vintage (Givenchy) - tie
    9) Coeur de Vetiver Sacré (L'Artisan) - tie
    9) Polo vintage (Ralph Lauren) - tie
    9) Patou pour Homme Privé (Jean Patou) - tie
    9) Oud Shamash (The Different Company) - tie

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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    For the wood I second the Dirty English. For a slightly different bourbon try vintage Nicole Miller for Men. A very good apple bourbon scent.
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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    Black Tourmaline & Arso.

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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    Yet another vote for the Naomi Goodsir. On a side note, you might also want to check Profumum Arso.


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    Dirty English

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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

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    Among other things (the best gourmet food - esp. desserts, the cerebral expanse of brisk desert nights, etc), it smells of cognac, scotch, bourbon, crisply burned dry wood, and the depth and astringency of myrrh.

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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    Private Label by Jovoy

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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    Mugler's Pure Malt

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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    Pure Malt will probably take over this thread over popularity alone.

    Les Nombres d'Or Vanille by Mona di Orio is a good fragrance if you're looking for a nice boozy rum vanilla orange, and light sandalwood fragrance.

    It's crazy how on Luckyscent this stuff went from $170 about 2 months ago to $230 not. Ridiculous!!!!

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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    Pure Malt does not smell like bourbon or scotch. Sorry to its fans. That doesn't make it a bad fragrance (though I'm not crazy about it), but it does make it misnamed.

    I second recommendations for Patchouli 24 (smoke and vanilla, not much patchouli), Lonestar Memories, and Black Tourmaline -- all for the incense and burning wood vibes. I have yet to come across a good bourbon accord, but if you're looking for peat smoke, these may get you there.

    The opening of Oud 27 is whiskey-like to me, or perhaps like warm white wine. Definitely boozy, though not in a sweet way.
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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    Quote Originally Posted by Titan View Post
    You should try Dirty English. I also like Michael by Michael Kors for most of the notes you are looking for.
    For Firewood I thought immediately of Dirty English, but longevity is weak.
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    Oud 27 or Patchouli 24

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    Oud 27 or Patchouli 24

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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    The new Luckyscent Bois Bourbon is a nice whiskey with dry woods

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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    what about Andy Tauer's Extreme Incense?

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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    Gucci Pour Homme I (2003)

    Juicy Coutoure Dirty English

    Baldessarini Ambre

    Cerruti L'essence de Cerruti PH (not really whisky, but liquerish sort of)

    Chanel Egoiste (if anyone has experience how rakija šljivovica - eng shlivovitsa not a name but type of rakija - smells like, Egoiste does it but with a style)

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    Quote Originally Posted by mikesc View Post
    For Firewood I thought immediately of Dirty English, but longevity is weak.
    that depends as longevity is great on me!

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    Gucci Pour Homme

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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    Incense--Encens Flamboyant by Annick Goutal. I don't like alot of incense but I found this one intoxicating.

    Fire Wood/Firecracker--Halston Amber Man. Love this scent and its a mix of firecracker paper burning mixed with the amber.
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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    I agree with some of the above recommendations and will add two that haven't been mentioned:

    Burning Leaves by CB I Hate Perfume
    Fumidus by Profumum
    Eau de Fier by Annick Goutal (discontinued)
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    Default Re: Looking for a frags that smells like bourbon/ whiskey , incense, or fire wood

    I'm wearing Slumberhouse Jeke today, and to me it has a rich, honeyed, boozy smell with an undertone of smoke. Norne and Vikt are wood-heavy -- not cedar, but conifers, Norne inclining to pine and Vikt to balsam fir. Norne has a trace of the burning note, Vikt not so much.

    If you want burning vanilla, Le Labo Patchouli 24 smelled like a kitchen disaster I once had involving boiled-over pralines!

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    Zirh Ikon: The best for incense and that firewood smell
    Ambre by baldesserini and southern blend by Mcgraw: For that whiskey note you are longing for
    Nicole miller and Michael kors: I agree for the bourbon.

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    To my nose, the latter scents mix a certain "brooding booziness" with hints of leather, incense, yet less firewood, though a woody-spicy component is still there:

    Escada pour Homme
    Ungaro II and Ungaro III
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    Neil Morris - Burnt Amber smells like flame!
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