Mexican Acacia, marigold and crushed leaf accents.
Tuberose absolute, Magnolia grandiflora and red & white plumeria.
Copal (Mexican Incense), benzoin and Mexican vanilla bean.
August, 1400, Tenochtitlan, Mexico.
On the most fragrant festival in the Aztec calendar, the rhythm of drums palpitates as a wealth of flowers is offered on temple altars. Billowing clouds of Copal act as a backdrop to the intoxicating breath of Tuberose, Magnolia, Plumeria and the intensely yellow aroma of the sacred Marigold, Cempoalxochitl.