Words: Emily Venables
Oh chocolate, you give us so much joy! If like us here at The Perfume Shop you enjoy the luscious scent of chocolate or cocoa, then you’re going to love these indulgent perfumes each featuring the comforting and earthy note of chocolate.
1. Princess by Vera Wang For Her
We’re sure even royalty like to indulge in a chocolatey treat once in a while, and Princess by Vera Wang features all the right ingredients! Top notes of sweet apricot and tarte apple beautifully combine with the bitterness of dark chocolate at the heart and creamy vanilla and amber in the base to create a delightfully balanced scent.
2. Moonlight by Ghost for Her
When you think of a chocolate infused scent, you may think that its going to be overly sweet, but more often that not it has so much more depth! Moonlight by Ghost is beautifully serene, with warming ginger and bergamot in the top notes, exotic orange blossom and peony in the heart, and then in the base you experience the lingering indulgence of white chocolate and sandalwood. It’s warm, comforting and an addictive treat you can wear all day long.
3. A* Men by Mugler for Him
Mugler is well known for his gourmand scents, and A* Men is no different. The distinctly masculine fragrance is rich in an array of explosive notes including lavender, peppermint, coffee, caramel, and chocolate making is oh, so tempting! It’s certainly a unique combination and one that would take pride of place in any scent collection!
4. Black Orchid by Tom Ford for Him & Her
Rich, sensual, addictive, and luxurious… Black Orchid by Tom Ford is a chocolate infused perfume for grownups! Created for both men and women, this scent expertly combines warming spices, exotic flowers with a base of silky chocolate and vanilla. It’s a modern classic, that (just like your secret chocolate stash) you won’t want to share!
5. Fantasy by Britney Spears for Her
Fantasy by pop princess Britney Spears, which is still going strong since its release in 2002, is like a comforting hug in a bottle! It opens with a refreshing burst of kiwi, but as it dries down you are treated to a delectable aroma of cupcake topped with fresh vanilla icing thanks to the silky white chocolate at the heart. Is it for everyone? No, probably not but if you’re harbouring a sweet tooth, then this is 100% for you.
6. Kukui Oil by Connock London for Her
Chocolate and flowers … they’re a match made in heaven both as a duo of gifts and when combined together in a perfume. Kukui Oil by Connock London features an elegant balance of fresh and fragrant flowers, including Italian Bergamot and Moroccan Rose, with the rich sweetness of chocolate and vanilla to create a floriental scent like no other!
7. Baiser Fou by Cartier for Her
Brasier Fou by Cartier is out to surprise you. It’s completely original and the complex layers slowly release its secrets over time. Raspberry is the main delight in this scent, but as the sweet, yet tart, aroma develops, you are treated to addictive vanilla and white chocolate at its base. We guarantee you won’t have a scent like this in your collection!
8. Uomo by Valentino for Him
There’s an effortless charm about Uomo by Valentino. It opens up with fresh bergamot and myrtle which lingers on the skin before revealing its beautiful gourmand heart. Notes of rich roast coffee, hazelnut and chocolate give this scent a well-rounded warmth and a base of leather and cedarwood make this a standout masculine scent ideal for a brisk evening out.
9. Boss the Scent by Hugo Boss for Her
All good things come to those who wait, and the chocolatey delight lies in the base of this seductive scent! At the top, sweet honeyed peach, and freesia form to create a delightful opener, which is slowly followed by the sophisticated sweetness of Osmanthus flower. The dry down of cocoa turns this trendy gourmand scent into something a little darker, with its irresistible velvety richness. Hugo Boss produce typically outstanding fragrances, and this our friends, is no exception!
10. Polo Red Extreme by Ralph Lauren for Him
Dancing between very playful and intensely dark, Polo Red Extreme is a rugged and slightly smokey scent. Blood orange and ginger bursts in at the top, giving it a fearless vibrancy. When the coffee comes into play at the heart it rounds off the intensity creating a smoother blend, that is perfectly complemented by the woody accord and delicious cocoa in the base. For men who like to tackle adventure head on, this is one for you!
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