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    Default Rich citrus summer scents

    What are the richest deepest summer scents. Not sweet, not cloying but rich...depth...like a Tauer frag.

    Ex...Hanae Mori can be cloying, it's sweet not rich to my nose.

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    One I've come to like and enjoy recently is South Bay by the Different Company.
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    I find The One for Men works best in hot weather... and its definitely rich (not too heavy though) with the 'candied orange' accord. Guerlain Homme Intense is great for summer nights and has some depth and rich boozy quality to it (the citrus in this one is lime). I don't know if its necessarily 'rich' but Terre d'Hermes is definitely complex and unique... Works great in summer (both daily casual and formal events imho). Finally, I find Creed Virgin Island Water to be very rich for a tropical frag (great lime and rum combo with creamy coconut).

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    Jardin du Poète

    Géranium Pour Monsieur

    Fleur de Louis


    ok... i guess Jardin is the only real citrus here..
    but still great summer scents all
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    Boucheron Pour Homme Eau de Parfum

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    Allure blanche edition-Chanel
    Kiss Me-Samba
    Orange Sanguine from Atelier
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    Quote Originally Posted by bigbz View Post
    Orange Sanguine from Atelier
    Another good one.
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    Deep / rich citrus scents invariably don't last too long - needs re-application after a few hours.

    My picks will be Eau du Sud, Eau Sauvage edt, Terre d'Hermes, Eau d'Hadrien, rochas Moustache, Chanel PM concentree, Mouchoir de Monsieur - last 3 are not pure citruses per se...

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    Geir Ness
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    Neroli sauvage
    Currently wearing: Santal Impérial by Creed

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    Bergamot 22.
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    Xerjoff - 1861

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    Would Eau de Merveilles make the list?

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    One unsung but very good citrus frag is Burt's Bees Natural Cologne. Citrus on an understated woody base which lasts appreciably.
    ointments and perfume delight the heart....

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    A great, rich citrus scent that does have legs is Eau de Guerlain.

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    Great suggestions so far, I would also recommend Villoresi Uomo and Monsieur Balmain...

    For my summer citrus fix though I go to Guerlain Cologne du parfumeur, another real beauty and somewhat underappreciated, I think. Much richer than the average edc.

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    I came to like Sienne d'orange by the Different Company

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    Eight & Bob

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    Default Re: Rich citrus summer scents

    Mark Birley also

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    Cartier Declaration Cologne: It is mainly like fresh citrus with even more fresh ginger combined with some cedar and vetiver! Awesome stuff!
    My Top '10' : (In no particular order)

    - Dolce & Gabbana: Pour Homme (vintage)
    - Pal Zileri: Cuoio
    - Loewe: Esencia/Pour Homme/Solo
    - Davidoff: Leather Blend Edp
    - Revillon R
    - MPG: Santal Noble
    - Acqua di Parma: Colonia Intensa /Leather/Oud
    - Knize Ten
    - YSL: Kouros (Fraîcheur)
    - Dior: Aqua Fahrenheit

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    L'Humaniste , L'eau dissey , homme by Guerlaine
    "Thank GOD for the nose, for without it we would not be enjoying these beautiful created Scents" also Remember "Balance is everything and the key to appreciating "

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    Jacomo Paradox Blue
    Quicksilver for Men
    Lanvin Arpege pour Homme
    John Varvatos Artisan & Artisan Black
    My Ultimate Top 5:

    Fahrenheit (1988)
    Paul Smith Man (2009)
    Burberry London (2006)
    Prada Amber pour Homme (2006)
    Arpege pour Homme (2005)

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    The new Classic Orange from Von Eusersdorff.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rmlj View Post
    Boucheron Pour Homme Eau de Parfum
    Yes, Yes and thrice Yes. Very Rich.


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    Allure blanche edition-Chanel

    Very rich but need to reapply after some times

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    Default Re: Rich citrus summer scents

    What, no mention of Profumum Acqua Viva or MFK Aqua Universalis Forte?

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    Another vote for Bergamote 22.

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    Some of the richest and deepest (yet without being dark, edgy, overpowering or stuffy) summer citrus scents I know are ADP Colonia Assoluta and Hermes Mandarine Ambree

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    Bergamatto Marino

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    Eau de Rochas PH , vintage , if is possible.

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