Woven around a Venezuelan Tonka Bean Absolute, this composition by Dior Perfumer-Creator Franois Demachy literally ravishes the senses.
Drawn by the “immediate seduction” of this ingredient, Franois Demachy wanted to create a personalized representation of the Tonka Bean. An exercise in composition that plays on contrasts by celebrating both its sweetness and its delectable touch of bitterness.
The warm and slightly smoky notes of Madagascan Vanilla were combined with the Tonka Bean to complete the evocative sensation of delight…
I wanted to compose a fragrance that would be a personalized representation of the Tonka Bean and celebrate the duality between its sweetness and its surprising touch of bitterness. This avid appeal and love of harmony naturally espouse the Dior spirit.