IRIS & OUD: “Suleyman the magnificent reigned as Sultan for 46 years during the “Golden Age” of the Ottoman empire when the kingdom was at the height of grandeur, enlightenment and prosperity….A lawmaker, yet defying tradition. An imposing military commander, yet a romantic poet. These conflicting attributes are embodied in this fragrance using the animalic scent of agarwood contrasted with the sweetness of rose, musk and amber. A contradiction, yet harmoniously combined to create a tribute to one of the greatest Sultans who ever lived….”
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|House||Fort & Manlé|
|Fragrance||Süleyman Le Magnifique|
|Season/Mood||Fall through Early Spring|
|Soundtrack||Oude Kerk by Deepchord, 2011|