Tauer Perfumes Advent 2015

Tauer Perfumes Advent 2015

December 1st…it’s time for the annual Tauer Perfumes Advent calendar! Andy Tauer is doing things a little differently this year because sometimes, yes, there are more important things than perfume:

I decided that I will not do a draw for fragrant goodies every day during the advent days Dec. 1- 24, but that I will also do some charity and that I will invite my readers to do the same. You know: What we experience these past few weeks/months/years is – I think- an epoch-making change, and maybe an invitation to consider relooking at some things.

But there is a prize today, and we are very pleased to host the first draw…

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Up for grabs: Tauer x 2

Tauer giveaway

What is it: a 50 ml bottle of Tauer Perfumes Sotto La Luna Tuberose, and a 30 ml bottle of Tauerville Incense Flash. Both have been used for testing, both are nearly full.

How do I get it: For a chance to win, leave a comment on the website telling me that you live in the US (or that you can provide a US mailing address). Then tell me either a) your favorite fragrance from Tauer or Tauerville, or b) your favorite fragrance with tuberose or incense, or c) something else you’ve been dying to post in a comment.

Be sure to use the “Post a comment” box; do not reply to another comment…

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Tauer Perfumes Sotto La Luna Tuberose ~ perfume review, with an aside on Tauerville Incense Flash

Tauer Perfumes Sotto La Luna Tuberose, bottle detail

When I reviewed Sotto La Luna Gardenia, the first in the ‘under the moon’ series from Tauer Perfumes, I said that it wasn’t meant to be a realistic gardenia soliflore, and of course, it didn’t turn out to be one. The latest, Sotto La Luna Tuberose, invites you, in a similar fashion, to “revisit this white flower and rethink tuberose”. To my nose, it comes closer to the soliflore concept — it is recognizably tuberose, pretty much from beginning to end — but it’s hardly the sort of Ladies-Who-Lunch pretty white floral1 you might expect from a more conventional brand…

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