Aqua Allegoria Harvest Madarine Basilic Guerlain
Feature Fact
Main Accords Citrus, Aromatic, Green
Facets Fresh, Sweet, Spicy, Earthy
Brand Name Guerlain
Perfumer Delphine Jelk
Fragrance Notes Top: Mandarin, Clementine, Blood Orange
Creation Date 2023
Formats 75 ml, 125 ml
Limited Edition Yes
Flacon Modern interpretation of the iconic Bee Bottle
Packaging Floral and wheat motif by artist Laura Gulshani

Aqua Allegoria Harvest Madarine Basilic: A Joyful Dance of Citrus and Green

The first spritz of Aqua Allegoria Harvest Madarine Basilic is like biting into a juicy, sun-kissed mandarin. The sweetness is immediate, vibrant, and alive. Then, a whisper of basil emerges, adding a subtle complexity that dances on the edge of anise. It’s a playful juxtaposition, the fruitiness and the greenness, like skipping through a sun-drenched orchard with a sprig of fresh herbs tucked behind your ear.

As the fragrance settles, the citrus softens, making way for a delicate floral bouquet. The orange blossom is particularly prominent, its sweetness reminiscent of honey. The greenness of the basil lingers, adding a touch of earthiness that grounds the sweetness. It’s a beautiful balance, like a meadow in bloom after a summer rain.

The drydown is a warm embrace of amber and sandalwood, with a hint of chamomile’s calming sweetness. It’s a comforting finish, like the golden glow of the setting sun on your skin.

Aqua Allegoria Harvest Madarine Basilic is more than just a fragrance; it’s an experience. It transports you to a sun-drenched orchard, where the air is alive with the scent of ripe fruit and fresh herbs. It’s a joyful celebration of nature’s bounty, a reminder to savor the simple pleasures in life.

The limited-edition bottle is a work of art in itself, with its intricate honeycomb design and vibrant orange hue. It’s a beautiful reminder of the preciousness of the fragrance within.

I highly recommend Aqua Allegoria Harvest Madarine Basilic to anyone who loves fresh, citrusy fragrances with a touch of green. It’s a perfect scent for a summer day, a reminder to slow down and appreciate the beauty of the world around us.