It’s not that it’s the most beautiful rose scent, nor my favorite mossy/woods one but it is the one that moves me in such a way that I adore it above many others. it gets blended prettily with some sort of herb and a very strong rose. Thanks for the wonderful review,Elisa! December 19, 2013 at 9:40am Reply, Elisa: You’re welcome Sylviane, thank you for reading!

It was far too smoky / BBQ like on me. Basenotes is an online guide to perfume and fragrance, featuring news, features, a database of fragrances, , fragrance forums, user reviews and more. However, the way it projects, it is close to "Perfection". More than likely, if you enjoy LDDM, you will enjoy Incense Rose. Lyric is beautiful, isn’t it? Very heavy smoke inscence. Portrait is more abour patcholi and rose IMO, Andy Tauers Real High Tech Meta Levels Show, A rose by any other name (isn't what you'd expect). November 11, 2020 at 1:47am, Tourmaline in Stained Glass and Light : Postcard from Brussels: You’re welcome, Carla. First of all, I have a conflict with this brand, just for some pathetic aspects about it. Received a sample.

Somewhere around 12 hours to be precise: the amount of time I can smell it on my skin. I shall file alongside 31 Rue Cambon (red-carpet glamour and dirty wok) and Rose 31 (something UNMENTIONABLE) as much loved fragrances I am just disposed for some reason not to like. Such was the case for me with Une Rose Chyprée, a perfume from the indie line created by Andy Tauer. December 19, 2013 at 9:08am Reply, Elisa: I hope you’re not disappointed (I don’t think you will be)! Instead of a burnt wood undertone, the incense in this composition has a soapy facet.

I wanted to love this and I really really didn't. URV is a little sweet for me too — in that category (rose-violet-vanilla) I prefer Broadway Nite.

It certainly is; it’s the best blog in the universe! I actually haven’t tried any of the pentachords, though I’ve tried, I think, every single other one. It always struck me as too masculine, too though, too smoky and harsh. December 19, 2013 at 3:58pm Reply, Sylviane: Dear Lisa, thank you for this excellent and very useful review ! I agree this is a looong smell good experience. December 19, 2013 at 11:56am Reply, Hannah: I’ve tried Le Maroc pour Elle and L’Air du desert marocain and didn’t like either at all. Share your thoughts in the comments below. Roselovers must try it! It is not a soliflore, but the fragrance's overall impression is definitely the "scarlet rose" of its name, enriched by the other elements rather than masked by them — it is, as the perfumer himself says, "a true homage to rose." I can't... You can do all the things the experts tell you to do - like carefully... Frame your face with your best brows ever! (I do not mean to demean Tea Rose or anyone who loves it—it’s a classic for a very good reason.) I enjoy the most the middle part, but it doesn't change my final opinion: this is a mediocre scent that overall seems like an initial attempt, almost like a work in progress. I love Andy Taur’s perfumes and Une Rose Chpree is a favourite. Unlike many other reviewers, Tauer Incense Rose played very close to my skin with minimal silage. . I like Incense Rose better though. December 19, 2013 at 4:00pm Reply, annemariec: My favourite of the line, and I agree it is a niche classic. However, in both scenarios—the scent as I imagined it in my mind and what actually unfurled on my skin—were very satisfying. Desertedbeach 03/13/16 14:46. Now you have to try Tauer’s quite new Une rose de Kandahar. MakeupAlley™ is a registered trademark of MUA, Inc. Edit: I originally gave this 3 lippies. It has a sparkling quality, as though some aldehydes have somehow smuggled their way in, but this is a perfect foil to the incense itself, almost as though you can see the smoke rise. I think Incense Rose has good sillage and duration, but I could have been distracted because of my experience. Combined with the balmy resins and the tempered sweetness of the rose, Incense Rose turns into a sensual scent seducing its wearer and those around her. Absolutely lovely. I have to say I don’t own a fb of any of his scents just because of ow broke I am in the spending on luxury department. I was really looking forward to Une Rose Chypree but it... Tauer perfumes have in common a certain dynamism that can be chaotic at worst and symphonic at best. If you have ever been able to spend time with a pure rose otto, you will recall that the opening is odd and vegetal, not rosy at all. This is a demanding scent. Incense rosé ist mir vor 3 – 4 Jahren in Form eines netten Pröbchens begegnet. There is something sharp/screeching in the background, maybe synthetic woods. It opens up on skin to reveal a gorgeous rose heart with plenty of green geranium. I find it very wearable (for Tauer!). I really like that signature style, but I know many don’t! I'm realizing now why it took me so long to like LADDM. Perhaps dry dabbing versus spraying and seeing how that sits with you! The magic for I Scent You a Day continues past the opening. Tauer INCENSE ROSE, like the other creations I've tried from this house, is a perfume. A dark pink rose, incongruently growing on a bed of moss and pine needles. Incense Rose is an absolute treat.

December 19, 2013 at 3:03pm Reply. Still pondering… August 19, 2015 at 11:51pm Reply, WJ: I love Andy Tauer’s perfumes, but have stayed away from this one so far (the price might have something to do with it). Feels very structural at the beginning, almost you can sense each layer separately. Try as I might, I just can't bring myself to like Incense Rose. I waver back and forth between whether URC or Incense Rose is my favorite. Incense Rosé isn’t hard to like, but its ease is not a fault. Has nice projection, fairly strong at first, but didn't last too long on me. There are many others which I also love, like Portrait of a Lady, but RC delights me, this dark ambery rose. December 20, 2013 at 9:19am Reply, Theresa: I love Andy Tauer’s perfumes – I really respect his passion and commitment to quality. Yes. Thanks. It is not a close to the skin scent.

I understand everything in life that much more when I have read about it. Suddenly a ray of light falls on a rose. The man is very approachable through his blog, so why not just go to the source, then you’ll know for sure. It smells like coke a cola and artificial rose on me. On the plus side Incense Rose' does not lead with the pharmaceutical notes as does LADDM! ( Log Out /  This is my favourite time of year to wear it too.

"In Nomine Patris et Filii et Spiritus Sancti" ? Incense Rose is nothing short of a magic: the kind that leaves you spellbound for hours on end. Thank you! Perhaps, the season or the weather or the air or some mysterious chemical processes in my body/skin at the time were not suitable for URC to show off its beauty in full glory Would you say it works better under certain climatic conditions? Thank-you Bois De Jasmine! December 19, 2013 at 11:13am Reply, Elisa: I love almost all the Tauers too. ( Log Out / 

I cannot wear it every day, it is something special, to be worn with thought, to be chosen with care and deliberation, to be treated with respect and reverence. He pauses. That sounds wonderful. December 19, 2013 at 9:43am Reply. The Black Narcissus says that Incense Rose has "an effortless integration of freshness...and a subtle insidious mysticism". I took the name literally. aaaaaaah, what a beauty! Without doubt this is a gorgeous fragrance that is never vulgar or cloying. Andy Tauer has successfully dodged all cliches of what a rose fragrance should smell like and has created a masterpiece. I’m glad you love it too, Angela! It wasn’t one of the Tauers that grabbed me, but I’ll give it another chance. The screen welcomes Andy Tauer.

December 19, 2013 at 8:17am Reply, Elisa: Good timing! This falls in between. P October 17, 2014 at 6:00pm Reply, Jackie: Elisa and Angeldiva, this is an even later response, so not sure you’ll see it, but I just received a sample of this in my care package from Karen :), and I am LOVING it! Tauer INCENSE ROSE, like the other creations I've tried from this house, is a perfume. Continuing with yesterday's incense theme, today I'm wearing Incense extrême, the latest from indie niche line Tauer Perfumes.According to perfumer Andy Tauer, the ladies over at Perfume Posse wrote to him because they were curious what an incense fragrance from Tauer Perfumes would be like. Olfactoria says: December 2, 2010 at 10:03 pm. All of a sudden I fell in love and I never looked back. Full-throttle, rich, with the energy of a wildcat.

| Olfactoria's Travels, Monday Question – You Must Choose! The “Tauerade” base can be difficult for some, but if you like his other ambers, that probably doesn’t account for the note you didn’t like. Incense Rosé by Andy Tauer is the first Tauer perfume I fell in love with. To me it is one of the most beautiful fragrances I have ever smelled – and yet so impossibly beautiful I hardly ever wear it. So what was it, then? Here, the rose stays fresh and airy.

The jammy character of the rose is not present here.

Great review. In other words, I consider that this brand does everything to achieve a broad consensus. Tauer fragrances and I have a complicated relationship, but more on that this afternoon, when I will devote an entire post to my experiences with Andy’s creations. It moves me, that a perfume can be so perfect, such a work of art, such an intricately woven flying carpet ready to carry anyone who smells it off into its universe. The piney-incense drydown of Incense Rosé wears almost 24 hours on me, constantly making me aware of its presence, but never overpowering me or my surroundings. It really is a masterpiece. December 19, 2013 at 11:29am Reply, Elisa: Thanks Ricky! Opening: Cardamom comes out pretty strongly - not my thing. Not certain yet if this suits me (or my pocket book) but I really do like Tauer Incense Rose a whole lot. May 16, 2016 at 8:46pm Reply, I agree to the terms outlined in the Privacy Policy. When I approached Une Rose Chypree, I expected a love at first sight as I am a Chypree and Rose (not any rose though) lover. I hoarded a few samples for years before finally, recently, buying one of the 15 ml bottles. As it mellows it becomes more woodsy and somewhat soapy. Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. *. In ten minutes, the frankincense is burning strongly, with the rose taking a supporting role. At times orris and castoreum are added in the drydown, whilst in the base a dry cedar notes is paired with it. All A Soulful Blend of Dark Roses and Resinous Incense. A review of Tauer - Incense Rose by Liam Sardea, Fragrance Specialist at Men's Biz. Experience tells me, however, that the rose and resin notes may become overpowering in a very hot weather. It is one of the best roses on the market right now. How To Approach A Genius? I actually think it’s a perfect Christmas Day perfume. Have you tried Incense Rose? With both arms he paints in the air: "Goldfish leaping out of the glass into the open air. I imagine him working away all alone with no regard for opinion polls and marketing surveys, in a quest for the perfect perfume. Actually, I think that it is a subtly gourmand rose.