Mexican Baroque Luxury Candle by ARQUISTE Parfumeur

$99.00
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Article code ARQ009
A spicy, gourmand scented candle inspired by the Baroque kitchen of the Ex-Convent of Jesus Maria, the fragrant setting for our fragrance ANIMA DULCIS.
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History

November 1695. Late afternoon in the Convent of Jesus Maria, Mexico City.

The kitchen of the Royal Convent of Jesus Maria is a sacred space: Baroque carvings in cedar wood beams, thick stucco walls and earthenware pots that brew elaborate recipes. Among them, a hot cocoa formula rich enough to unleash rapture, a climax of the senses.

Developed with Nicole Mancini, Rodrigo Flores-Roux and Yann Vasnier.

Top Notes

Sesame seed

Cinnamon bark

Hazelnut accord

Heart Notes

Cocoa bean absolute

Red clay

Smoked chili infusion (ancho, guajillo and chipotle )

Base Notes

Mexican vanilla bean

Cedar wood

Oriental-chypre accord 

High-concentration scented candle: 8.9 oz / 251 g.
Estimated burning time: 55 to 60 hours.