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    Hey there,

    I have been on the hunt for a great coffee shop scent and I am wondering which other ones I should try. These are the ones I have sampled so far:

    Bond no.9 New Haarlem
    I Love NY for all
    Montale Intense Cafe
    PG Coze
    PG Aomassai
    Sebastiane Espresso Royale

    The one that has by far come closest is Sebastiane Espresso Royale. Really wonderful notes that seem to match the coffee shop vibe very well. Are there any better ones that you guys can recommend me try though?

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    Givenchy Play Intense...get an excellent coffee and chocolate play (no pun intended)with this one. Rochas Man is another good option.
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    I've only recently taken an interest in coffee related scents. I've never paid attention to them much. All i can say is that the few i've tried merely feature it as a supporting role.

    I've not found anything that really gives me the strong coffee note i desire.

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    My favorite is " Comptoir Sud Pacifique Vanille Mokha "

    interesting fragrances with coffee notes :

    Thierry Mugler Angel men Pure Coffee
    L'Artisan L'Eau du Navigateur
    Jo Malone Black Vetyver Cafe
    Penhalligons Edmyon
    Givenchy Play Intense
    Rochas Man
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    Michael Jordan Legend but I find Thierry Mugler does the coffee vibe the best

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    I love the really strong black coffee note in Aoud Café by Mancera, there is no oud in here, just coffee, vanille, amber and a little bit of flower.
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    Another for Aoud Cafe by Mancera

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    Quote Originally Posted by hednic View Post
    Another for Aoud Cafe by Mancera

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    Really want to sample some of this line.
    My current top ten:
    1. Spice and Wood
    2. Aplle Brandy
    3. Tonka Imperiale
    4. Pure Malt
    5. Bois d'Argent
    6. Noir de Noir
    7. 5 o'clock au Gingembre
    8. Dior Homme Intense
    9. Epic Man
    10.Tobacco Vanille

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    I would like to definitely try some of those for sure. Any that actually smells strongly of coffee?

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    Ava Luxe, Cafe Noir!

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    Default Re: Top coffee shop fragrance?

    Café Rose- very subtle

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    Quote Originally Posted by MJM_77 View Post
    Really want to sample some of this line.
    I see you live in NYC. Pop into MiN New York if you get the chance. They have testers of the entire line to sample.

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    Two that I have and really like are Endymion and MJ Legend - both very nice and the MJ Legend is cheap

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    Quote Originally Posted by aphexacid View Post
    I would like to definitely try some of those for sure. Any that actually smells strongly of coffee?
    Have you tried MPG Eau des Iles? I get a very strong coffee scent from it and the note stays in the forefront throughout with good longevity.

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    More options in this thread that you started 2 weeks ago...about the exact same topic.

    http://www.basenotes.net/threads/373...nce?highlight=

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    Quote Originally Posted by chili_willi View Post
    Have you tried MPG Eau des Iles? I get a very strong coffee scent from it and the note stays in the forefront throughout with good longevity.
    I haven't, but I'm going to research this now and hopefully get a sample. Thanks!

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    If we're talking about coffee shop (or café) as opposed to just pure coffee smell, Serge Lutens Un bois vanille comes to mind for me.

    It reminds of sitting in a coffee shop with the smell of steaming milk and cream, cookies and bread everywhere....
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    Without a doubt, I think you should next sample both Santal Noble and Eau des Isles both by MPeG. Absolute class in a bottle. Both of them.

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    Seconding especially Rochas Man and Penhaligons Endymion.

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