Tag Archives: Eau de Campagne

The Symphonic Fragrance

Periodically the fashion press will trot out the statement that “perfumers have been liberated from the old pyramidal structure” of fragrance. This to me is often a tip off that the new scents about to be described by a harassed … Continue reading

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Basil, The Tomato’s Friend

Everyone has a  different inflection point that indicates the waning of summer.  My own is the time when the basil plants come into the local farmer’s markets with the bracts of flowers attached, and a certain rubberiness to the leaves.  … Continue reading

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