DE1 Fragrance Vol. 43 • January 2018 | Perfumer & Flavorist www.PerfumerFlavorist.com
While many modern western brands market perfumes with oud on the label, this
enigmatic scent has been a part of great eastern traditions, namely India and the
Arab world, for over a thousand years.
While many prefer plain agarwood, scented versions soaked in perfume oils that emit aromas are also popular.
BY KRISHNARAJ IYENGAR