A caption, in the comments below, subjectively chosen by The Fragrant Man, will receive a Fragrant and Tasty gift of Kampot Peppercorns.
Like Champagne, Kampot pepper has geographical appellation status because of it’s unique taste… and scent.
Spikenard Oil – Gift recipients announced
The Man in the Black Cowboy Hat
Guest Post from Brie in New York
Tonight we taking a fragrant journey back in time.
We also have a gift of spikenard to give away.
Arabian and Islamic Views on Fragrance Part 3
Clarifications and Quotes as well as various views from the west .
Per fume, through smoke, like an apparition, The Perfume Lover appeared at The Temple of Beauty in New York.
Many of you will be familiar with the smell of synthetic Oud in modern perfumes. This is not what we are talking about. We are talking about oud from nature, from a tree. Most of you would not have come across this smell in daily life unless you have spent some time in an Islamic culture. We will explore this culture today through the prism of scent.
The Islamic community is international, trans-racial, and when it comes to fragrance… trans-gender.
– Thomas Kruger
Recently we chatted with writer Woon Tai Ho about his fragrant journey to Bhutan. His fifth book is Riot Green. The word Riot in the title refers to colour. Riot Green is the name of a painting by a child prodigy.
We also have have 3 hard copies of Riot Green to giveaway.