Aedes de Venustas – Encens Japonais

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Encens Japonais

A first whiff is a bit like looking through a keyhole: you think you know what you are viewing, but it is only upon further inspection that a full scene emerges. Instantly, a vivacious spiciness is present, a just-ground dusting of bracing pink pepper and black pepper with a touch of orange oil. But quickly other notes come to the fore: the Japanese incense entwined with the softness of leather. The balancing qualities of soft iris and rose. The sensuality of musk, the honeyed bitterness of strawflowers, and the voluptuous sweetness of precious woods draw you further into the depths of the temple.

While incense is immediately associated with depth and smoke, Encens Japonais is a little-smelled riff on unburned incense. A freshly opened box, often smelled at Aedes de Venustas, has a peppery, fresh quality that dissipates when lit. The most high quality version comes from Japan.

Notes: Incense, leather, musk, strawflowers, black and pink pepper, orange, iris, rose, opoponax, benzoin, coffee, patchouli, wood.

Nose:Bertrand Duchaufour.

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Description

Encens Japonais

An opulent and spicy perfume draws on the freshness of incense before it is burned.

The doors of a temple swing open. An intoxicating rush of ancient Japanese incense fills the air. It is rich and enveloping, yet it lifts as much as it grounds the spirit. This is the essence of Aedes de  Venustas Encens Japonais.

A first whiff is a bit like looking through a keyhole: you think you know what you are viewing, but it is only upon further inspection that a full scene emerges. Instantly, a vivacious spiciness is present, a just-ground dusting of bracing pink pepper and black pepper with a touch of orange oil. But quickly other notes come to the fore: the Japanese incense entwined with the softness of leather. The balancing qualities of soft iris and rose. The sensuality of musk, the honeyed bitterness of strawflowers, and the voluptuous sweetness of precious woods draw you further into the depths of the temple.

While incense is immediately associated with depth and smoke, Encens Japonais is a little-smelled riff on unburned incense. A freshly opened box, often smelled at Aedes de Venustas, has a peppery, fresh quality that dissipates when lit. The most high quality version comes from Japan.

Aedes de Venustas Encens Japonais is presented in a precious vessel: A fluted glass bottle marked by peacock blue accents, a matte black insignia-stamped cap, and a sleek yet weighty design that marks the next chapter in the Aedes de Venustas story.

Additional information

Size

Eau de Parfum 100ml

Olfactory group

Aromatic

Gender

Man and Woman

Nose

Bertrand Duchaufour

Country

United States

Year

2021

Perfumer

Ramon Bejar - Ramon Bejar

Ramon Bejar, one of the best perfumers in the world and creator of internationally acclaimed niche fragrances that raised him as the main conciliator between Eastern and Western perfumery.

Ramon Bejar offers you his finest selection of perfumes, extreme and exclusive, extracted from the noblest natural materials in the world.

Ramon Bejar offers you his finest selection of perfumes, extreme and exclusive, extracted from the noblest natural materials in the world.

Besides being a perfumer, artist and dreamer, Ramon Bejar stands out for his great sensitivity, taste and intuition; qualities that lead him to create otherwise unimaginable combinations of scents able to incite the most extraordinary sensations.

Since he discovered his passion for perfume under the wing of an oriental master who taught him the secrets of this tradition, he has been dedicated to the art of perfumery, leaving in his wake the creation of some fragrances that transcend the boundaries of history for their delicacy.

Ramon Bejar, a strong believer in his work as a perfumer, follows his vocation of creating what he calls “Olfactory Experiences for the Soul”, fragrances that stand in between jewellery and art pieces, only for those who dare to wear his unique seal of identity and experience the power, spirituality and mysticism transmitted by his perfumes.