Vanilia by L'Artisan Parfumeur
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Vanilia (L'Artisan Parfumeur)
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Vanilia is a perfume by L'Artisan Parfumeur for women and was released in 1978. The scent is sweet-flowery. The production was apparently discontinued.

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Jean Laporte

Fragrance Notes

Amber, Sandalwood, Vanilla, Ylang-ylang



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Submitted by Schnuffi, last update on 13.07.2016

Interesting Facts

Vanilia is the first perfume in which ethylmaltol (reminiscent of caramel, cotton candy, butterscotch) was used, and thus it had significant influence on the subsequent development of the gourmand genre. Maltol occurs naturally (when malt is roasted, hence the name). Ethylmaltol is a synthetic variant, the four-to sixfold increase of the caramel impression.

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Bottle 5.0/10 Sillage 5.0/10 Longevity 5.0/10 Scent 7.0/10
This fragrance starts with an accord made of vanilla and ylang ylang. Reminiscent of Vanilla Galante, this fragrance is sweeter and heavier than the Hermessence. The two notes, spice and floral, are well-blended and harmonise perfectly. Underneath the two note I detect a trace of amber which gives... Read more
Bottle 10.0/10 Sillage 5.0/10 Longevity 5.0/10 Scent 7.0/10
Vanilla Wafers--the ultimate comfort food
L'Artisan Parfumeur VANILIA has apparently been discontinued, but I reviewed it a while back and happened upon the remaining milliliter in my sample vial while looking for something else. Apparently some people regard this perfume as a masterpiece (ahem). It smells to me most like vanilla wafers,... Read more

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