Oud is one of the notes in perfumery that takes some time to appreciate ? its sharp, sweaty spice can quickly overwhelm your nose. For Western palates especially, Oud is a cranky scent that wants nothing to do with being ?clean and fresh? ? instead, it pulls you close, and coats the senses in a dry, disorienting layer of pungent aromas.
Oud is also considered a sacred spice in t Read more >