10 Warm & Spicy Fragrances For Men
Need an instant boost of confidence for a big meeting, or ahead of a hot date night? Consider switching your regular fragrance for a stronger, spicy fragrance with notes of cinnamon, pepper, cloves, nutmeg or saffron to break the monotony and get an added edge in the boardroom, bedroom, or beyond. While on its own, these spicy notes may seem overwhelming and intense, they are often blended with other notes such as musks, florals, citrus, and marine accords to create an interesting fusion that entices the senses. Giving you a warm and heady touch, spice actually gives a fragrance more depth and dimension, lending it an air of distinction. Scroll down to see our curation of the 10 best spicy fragrances for men available on Parcos.com.
A spicy, woody fragrance, Gucci Guilty Pour Homme is a take on the original perfume with a rather spicy twist. The top notes of juniper, lavender, and lemon kickstart the fragrance and transport you to a very refreshing zone. At the heart of the fragrance lies its middle notes of a floral orange blossom, spicy nutmeg, and the perfume’s signature Spanish Labdanum. This blend into its base notes of dry woods and musks, paired with patchouli leaves a long-lasting impression that makes this spicy fragrance the perfect option for many.
Synonymous with warm and spicy fragrances, Dolce & Gabbana’s The One is one of the most popular choices from this family. At first you’ll notice the top notes of grapefruit, coriander, and basil come through with this refreshing burst of energy. The spiciness kicks in through its heart notes of cardamom, ginger, and orange blossom. Finally, base notes of cedarwood, amber, and tobacco take the fragrance to a deep, dark, and sensual zone. If you’re looking for a spicy scent that isn’t too overpowering, then The One is the one for you!
A woody oriental fragrance that starts off with a refreshing and vibrant burst of energy but eventually heads to something more deep and sensually dark, Valentino’s Uomo takes you by surprise. Top notes of bergamot and lemon bring that fresh, citrus, and zesty start to the fragrance, while the middle notes of iris accord and vetiver add that warm floral and earthy accord. The base notes, however, is what makes this perfume a fusion of extremes. The intensity of the spiciness kicks in through base notes of cardamom and black pepper, both of which take the olfactory to a darker, three dimensional zone.
Sensuality packed in a grenade shaped bottle, Viktor & Rolf is Spicebomb Extreme is all about you guessed it, the spice. The top notes of the fragrance opens up with a bang of red pepper, the middle notes of cinnamon and cumin add that depth and dimension to the fragrance giving it a whole lot of warmth and texture. Eventually, the base notes of tobacco, woody amber, and black vanilla intensify the spiciness making it a great go-to for occasions and even for date night.
Carolina Herrera’s Bad Boy is a warm, spicy fragrance that immediately demands and draws attention the moment you walk into a room. Opening up to the top notes of black pepper, white pepper, and Italian green bergamot, the spiciness immediately takes over your senses while wrapped in a refreshing, citrus burst. Bring warmth to the scent, the heart notes of cedarwood and sage add that earthy and green touch to it. Finally, base notes of tonka beans and absolut of cocoa give the fragrance its creamy, sweet, intense, and rich dry down that lingers through the day.
A timeless and refined fragrance for the classy man, this aromatic fragrance hosts hints of a fresh spicy accord. A symphony of interesting and contrasting notes, the perfume starts off with sea notes, citruses, and grapefruit, which instantly embrace your senses. Warmth lies at the heart through middle notes of myrtle and marigold, while it intensifies as the base notes of musk, exotic woods, sandalwood, and amber take over. A fusion of citrus, aromatic, and fresh and spicy accords, that bring a touch of woodiness and muskiness along, M.Micallef’s Osaito makes for a great go-to, especially if you’re looking for that spiciness wrapped in subtler accords.
An aromatic woody fragrance that hosts hints of spiciness, Jimmy Choo Man brings together a variety of notes to create a warm, sensual, and sexy fragrance. Opening up to top notes of fruity honeydew melon, the scent is softened by notes of lavender and mandarin. At the heart lies pink pepper and geranium that blends beautifully with pineapple leaf. Eventually, the base notes of patchouli, suede, and ambery accords bring depth and dimension to the aromatic fragrance.
Encapsulating the walk through a spice market, Begim Silk Road For Him tantalises your sense from the first spritz itself. Truly a spicy scent in all its glory, this fragrance opens up to top notes of hazelnut and cacao, which bring a sweet start to the perfume. The middle notes of cardamom, amber, and leather, add a warm spiciness to the sweetness that was initially present. The base notes of sandalwood, cedar, and musk tie the fragrance together into this neat present that smells absolutely divine.
An aromatic spicy fragrance that hosts a fusion of notes, Yves Saint Laurent’s La Nuit De L’Homme Eau De Toilette is a bright, masculine scent which bursts into a spicy accord. Opening up to top notes of cardamom, the fragrance immediately grabs your senses. At heart of the fragrance lies a sparkling touch of its middle notes that comprise bergamot, lavender, and cedar, adding that masculine accord to the scent. Finally, the base notes of vetiver combined with cumin brings that earthy spiciness that lingers on all through the time you wear it.
Looking for a spicy scent that is mild and refreshing? Ralph Lauren’s Polo Red is just for you. An unexpected amalgamation of olfactories, it starts off with a fresh and spicy burst through top notes of bergamot heart, blood orange oil, and pink peppercorn. The perfume goes down an intense path with its heart notes of absinth oil, Moroccan orris, and diva lavender heart taking over the once refreshing accord. Finally, the base notes of musk accord, cedarwood heart, and opoponax accord bring a headiness to scent.