PERRIS MONTE CARLO Cacao Azteque EDP 100ml
Found within native Central America, the Aztec’s were among first to encounter the cocoa bean and learn of its unique properties introduce it encounter the cocoa bean and learn of its unique properties and introduce it to the world. But it was rumoured that during Cortez’s journey to Mexico City, he discovered the importance of cocoa bean.
The cacao is found on a perennial tree and the fruit elongated in shape. When ripe it becomes a reddish colour, and can contain one to forty cocoa beans. Xocolatl, extracted from cocoa beans, a bitter mixture blended with crushed chili pepper and cardamom, creates the perfect elixir for palate which was said to be the “food of gods”. This elixir was said to give gods' the strength of power and knowledge. For this reason, Montezuma, the last independent of the Aztec’s kings, greedy and power obsessed, he drank more than fifty cups a day.
Cacao Azteque - a blend that surely leaving one desiring for more. The Cocoa Absolute is a precious and rare essence used in perfumery. When used, it creates a dense, rich liqueur and penetrating aroma that is undeniably addicting. The exotic scent will stimulate your senses and bring forth sweet spicy scent memories.
Top notes: Black Pepper, Pink pepper, Cardamom
Heart notes: Rhum Absolute, Orchid, Pittosporum, Tuberose Absolute
Base notes: Sandalwood, Cacao Absolute, Musk
Olfactory group: oriental
Nose: Mathieu Nardin
Creation date: 2017