MEET THE VIPS

NATURAL PERFUMER – ANDREJ BABICKY

Chairman of Italy International Perfume Foundation and co-founder of “Ti Racconto un Profumo”, ( the first italian podcast dedicated to perfumes ). Mr. Babicky has more than 10 years of experience in niche fragrance and the perfume industry, working for brands like Jo Malone, Frederic Malle and Xerjoff as Store and training manager. 

Founding his own perfume brand, HERETIC GARDEN, Andrej is a certified natural perfumer and teacher at International Perfume Foundation based in Milan, and teaches throughout Europe.

Andrej is looking forward to join SCENTS OF GRENADA NO7 and will offer custom workshops on using Grenada’s glorious natural herbs and spices in perfumery, with a Tincturing Workshop on Saturday, May 11th. An Enfleurage Workshop featuring Ylang ylang flowers from the Perfumer’s Garden and Grenadian cocoa butter on Sunday May 12TH.

Mr. Babicky is also our expert Italian niche perfume ambassador. presenting perfumes by Alex+, Giardini di Toscana, Tuttotondo, Xerjoff Perfume, and other Italian Niche Perfume Houses, with his own work for Heretic Garden perfumes during a multi course Italian dinner with Chef Gianpaolo Gagliardi.

CHEF GIANPAOLO GAGLIARDI

Founder of Pasta & Vino and Grenadian resident, Chef Gianpaolo takes his passion for pasta and culinary background in Italian cuisine, to interpret Grenada’s organic produce in a multi course meal celebrating Italian Niche Perfume.

We will also feature an Italian wine presentation, paired with our meal by Chef Gianpaolo.

JANE NURSE – RENEGADE CANE RUM CO.

Jane Nurse offers a Terroir Masterclass and Rum Tasting of Renegade’s single field, Etudes, collection. From soil and climate to species and distillation techniques, we will also look at parallels in perfumery.

Harvested, milled, distilled and bottled by the distiller. Renegade is on a mission to spread the message of how great real rum is and how unique its capacity to express terroir is in the world of spirits is. Rum made from a single cane variety grown on a single farm rum is brimming with a singular character that is unforgettable.

CHEF BELINDA BISHOP – FLAVOURS OF GRENADA

Chef Belinda is considered one of the most dynamic and creative chefs in the country. Her remarkable contemporary reinventions of traditional Caribbean and Latin American dishes are all about showcasing the great flavours of the islands in ways that harmonize with the fresh, local, artisanal ingredients available in the eastern Caribbean.

Her Flavours of Grenada culinary team present the Ultimate Farm to Table experience in our Culinary Safari at the Tower Estate.

Our FRAGRANT FEAST with Five courses of Fragrance paired with Five Culinary courses, the Chef and the Perfumer amuse & delight. Let the Games Begin!

KAREN DUBIN – SNIFFAPALOOZA CO-FOUNDER

SNIFFAPALOOZA founder/ CEO ( working closely Karen Adams, COO ), Ms. Dubin worked closely to tailor this special Sniffapalooza Edition of Scents of Grenada. Well known throughout the perfume industry, Karen has created the largest perfume event organization on the planet, with global events and New York’s famed annual Fall Ball & Spring Fling events.

Karen presents a collection of Gourmand themed perfumes from the very best of international classic and the newest upstarts at our Perfume Party. A talented writer, brand representative, and perfume lover, we will be treated to a moonlit poetry reading from Karen’s perfumed pen.

ALEX MARAST – MODERN VINTAGE WINES FOUNDER

Wine maker, Alex Marast, presents a variety of Grenada’s natural bounty in his collection of fruit wines. From familiar to new and unusual, Alex’s wines offer a complex bouquet to our fragrant pairings.

TAMIKA PHILIP – OURBAYLEAF FOUNDER

Tea Blender, Tamika Philip, has collaborated on several fragrance pairings, featuring her collection of bay leaf based teas. Tamika also leads our tea blending workshop and represents the finest spices on the Spice Island of Grenada.

EERON REDHEAD – EASTERN CARIBBEAN RUM FOUNDER

Eeron’s work as a rum distiller covers a wide range of blends and notes and has been a fantastic partner for our many pairing events. From his Spiced Rum from Cannes Brulee Rum Co to his Barrel Jack rum, Eeron creates a complex flavorful world before we even get to mixing cocktails! Mr. Redhead is passionate about both the history and future of Grenadian Rum and we are happy to have him as a supporter of SCENTS of GRENADA.

MIXOLOGIST GOLD

GOLD is one of our regular VIPs and brings an amazing sense of storytelling to her unique take on mixology. From creating drinkable interpretations of perfumes, to creating cocktails that resonate paired notes, but go on to tell a new story, GOLD’s work is always as creative as it is delicious.

TERI JOHNSON – HARLEM PERFUME CO. FOUNDER

Teri Johnson joined our Grenadian Golden Jubilee Edition with perfume presentations of her LANGSTON & JOSEPHINE perfumes and her LOVE scented candle. Ms. Johnson also spoke to her tremendous success as a maker and brand founder.

CHEF TONY MAGNETIC

CHEF TONY’S interpretation of the best of Grenedian produce in new, arresting, and avante garde ways, was the talk and taste of SCENTS OF GRENADA No6. An international culinary background with a focus on Japanese cuisine informs Chef Tony’s approach. From traditional to the ultra modern, Tony’s culinary technique allows him to to serve something magical.

THE PERFUMERY PROGRAMME

SHOP

UPCOMING EVENTS

PERFUME LIBRARY

PURE GRENADA by EUPHORIUM WEST INDIES
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
Caribbean Calm for Women and Men. Commissioned as the signature scent of Grenada, by Grenada Tourism Authority. PURE GRENADA EdP launched in 2024. The nose is Stephen Dirkes for Euphorium West Indies.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Roasted Cocoa, Nutmeg, Cedarwood,
Ylang ylang, Honey, Beeswax, Patchouli, Vetiver,
Tonka Bean, & Vanilla Absolute

PAPIYON by HERETIC GARDEN PERFUMES
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
Launched in 2024 at SCENTS OF GRENADA by perfumer, Andrej Babiky.

A bespoke creation for SCENTS of GRENADA, Andrej Babicky, used botanicals featured throughout the festival’s workshops and activities to create this stunning, rick, dark gourmand.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Cocoa, Honey, Ylang ylang

Tabacco+ by Alex+ PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024

Tabacco+ was launched in 2024. The nose behind this fragrance is Arturetto Landi.

FRAGRANCE NOTES Hazelnut, Black Currant, Coconut, Honey, Tobacco, Bitter Orange, Tobacco, Vanilla and Patchouli

WHITE ON WHITE by XERJOFF
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
Launched in 2023. The nose is “community crowd sourced”.

A perfume whose aura echoes the poise and passion that was attained from your input when selecting the scent.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Bergamot, Fig Leaves, Cedarwood, Patchouli , Tolu Balsam , Vanilla Bourbon, Amber , Musk, Sandalwood

TORINO by XERJOFF
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
Launched in 2020. The nose is Chris Maurice.

Inspired by the beauty of Turin, the new XJ Turin Boutique Exclusive, Torino, is the epitome of refined elegance.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Brasilian Orange, Neroli , Vanilla From Madagascar, Caramel, Haitian Vetiver, Guaiac Wood

VIA CAVOUR 1 – XERJOFF
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
Launched in 2017. The nose is Chris Maurice.

This scent is named after the street where our Turin store is located, which in turn is named after Conte Camillo Benso di Cavour.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Quince, White Peach, Dark Chocolate, Red Berries, Moroccan Rose, Rose and Patchouli, Caramel, Agarwood (Oud), Amber, Madagascar Vanilla, Cashmeran and Musk

QUATTRO PIZZI by CASAMORATI
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
Launched in 2024.

The story of a Sicilian dynasty that has known glory, wealth and power.
Quattro Pizzi, the most iconic palace that was home to Palermo’s most symbolic and prominent families. A perfume reminiscent of the Belle Époque era, where love, beauty and nobility entwine with secrecy and sin.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Rum, Davana, Pink Pepper, Coconut,Tuberose, Tobacco, Hay, and Tonka Beans

SYMPHONIUM by XERJOFF
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
Launched in 2024 in the XJ 17/17 Stone Label collection.
The appetizing citrus accord engages with Indian cardamom which introduces fresh air to the warm Belgian chocolate core. Intensely sweet and deliciously dark, its highly desirable aura is accompanied by voluptuous musk.

A wealthy duet of premium oud woods from Thailand and Laos, and exquisite vanilla from Madagascar enhance the cryptic persona of Symphonium.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Spanish Mandarin & Orange. Indian Cardamom & Belgian Chocolate, Musk, Vanilla Madagascar, Laos & Thai Oud

TIRAMISU by TUTTOTONDO
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
A fragrance for women and men. Tiramisù was launched in 2021. A cocoa butter delight and an unforgettable tiramisù accord blend with soft vanilla, benzoin, beeswax and cocoa.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Milk Cream, Cacao, Pink Pepper, Black Pepper, Cacao Butter, Tiramisu, Beeswax, Madagascar Vanilla, Cacao, Vanilla Orchid and Benzoin.

ISLA by TRUDON
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024

Unveiling a bright, zesty and fresh accord all about one the most emblematic citrus fruits of the Mediterranean region: bergamot.

FREAGRANCE NOTES
Musk, Vetiver, Bergamot, Mint, Rosemary, Bergamot, Cardamom, Grapefruit

TONKADE by Laboratorio Olfattivo
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
The fragrance, which is revealed as soon as the bottle is opened, features the floral notes of Neroli, the spicy notes of Cardamom and the soft notes of the Tonka Bean. A warm heart of Cedar, Vanilla and Patchouli announces a background characterised by dry amber woods that, combined once again with the coils of the Tonka Bean, make this fragrance intriguing and mysterious. It’s addictive…

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Dried Fruit, Neroli Oil, Tonka Bean, Cardamom
Atlas Cedar, Patchouli, Cashmeran, Vanilla
Incense, Musks, Ambery Woods

VICIOUS CACAO by Maison Tahite
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
Perfumer: Luca Maffei

A tasty fragrance, which is an absolute delicacy for connoisseurs. An emotional trip through memories and a soft and intriguing caress on the skin. Its ingredients remind of those of a cake, enhanced by noble flowers and enveloping resins: Raspberry and Rose Pepper; Narcissus and Jasmine associated to a precious Cocoa Absolute; Salty Caramel and Saffron. The result is a fascinating perfume that lives on contrasts and seduces with its ability to balance them.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Raspberry – Rose Pepper – Rum
Amber – Narcissus – Cocoa Absolute – Jasmine
Salty Caramel – Sandal Wood – Saffron – Oak Moss – Benzoin

ANGEL’S SHARE by KILLIAN PARIS
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
Angels’ Share Anniversary Edition was launched in 2022. The nose behind this fragrance is Benoist Lapouza.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Cognac, Cinnamon, Oak, Tonka Bean, Vanilla, Praline and Sandalwood.

ANTICONFORMISTE by MIZENZER
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
The nose behind this perfume is Master Perfumer Alberto Morillas.

ANTICONFORMISTE is an homage to a day in New York, a city near and dear to his heart. A fresh aromatic fragrance that starts fresh & zesty with intense woody base notes.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Mint Essence, Violet Leaf Absolute, SFE Sichuan Pepper Essence,
Gardenia Accord, Calone, Tonka Bean Absolute, Patchouli Fraction

BORA BORA by GIARDINI di TOSCANA
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
A fragrance for women and men. Borabora was launched in 2023. The nose behind this fragrance is Silvia Martinelli.

Borabora whisks you through a romantic explosion of flowers: tropical tiare, sweet ylang-ylang, luscious rose, and sultry jasmine. From there, the fragrance drags you into a joyful dance of mouthwatering coconut and vanilla, creamy and indulgent, buffeted by a warm base of elegant musks and seductive amber.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Tiare, Ylang ylang, Jasmine, Apricot, Coconut Milk, White Musk, Jasmolactone, Vanilla, Amber, White Musks, Caramel

ALMAFOLIA by GIARDINI di TOSCANA
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
An Amber Floral fragrance for women and men. Almafolia was launched in 2023. The nose behind this fragrance is Silvia Martinelli.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Tuberose, Peach, Sweet Orange;
Ylang Ylang, Jasmine, Palisander Rosewood, Coconut, White Rose
Amber, White Musk, Benzoin, and Vanilla Bean.

DEEP DARK VANILLA by DS & DURGA
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
An Amber Vanilla fragrance for women and men. Rich real vanilla absolute in all its toasted glory. Deep.

Deep Dark Vanilla was launched in 2023. The nose behind this fragrance is David Seth Moltz.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Cabreuva, Pink Pepper and Orchid
Cypress, Vanilla Leaves and Vine
Dark Patchouli, Hay and Vanilla Absolute.

JAMAICA by NATEEVA
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
The addictive purple blush of the enchanting Lignum Vitae Flower, abundant with its luscious petals,  casts its mesmerizing charm within this intoxicating fragrance.

Jamaica was launched in 2016. The nose behind this fragrance is Laurent Le Guernec.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Guaiac wood, mandarin orange, frangipani, vetiver, vanilla and white musk.

LEMON BASIL FIZZ by FREDERICO PARFUMS
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024

A lemon bomb cocktail of citrus and green basil and lavender. The nose behind this fragrance is Justin Frederico Ph.D.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Lemons, Lemongrass, Ginger, Basil, Bay Leaf, Nutmeg, Lavender, Red Cedar Wood, Cypriol, and Green Moss

RESERVE EXCLUSIF by VIVAMOR
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024

Reserve Exclusif is a sophisticated elegant fragrance that exudes class and modernity. The noses behind this fragrance are Francis Kurkdjian & Jerome Di Marino

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Gingerbread Accord, Roasted Coconut Sugar, Whiskey Accord, Turkish Rose, Indian Davana, Cashmere Woods, Amber & Oakmoss

“PETITGRAIN” LInen Water by CASA POSTA 
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
Perfumer : Gustavo  Romero. Launched in May 2020 

A home and linen fragrance inspired by citrus groves, infused with the green essence of petitgrain, and evoking the refreshing mineral breeze of the Amalfi coast.

Notes: Petitgrain Bigarade, Green Mandarin, Neroli, Laurel Leaves, Ginger, Lavender, Jasmin, Moss, Hay, Ambergris

SAINT MARTIN by NATEEVA
PRESENTED SOG NO7 MAY 10 – 14TH, 2024
Saint Martin was launched in 2016. The nose behind this fragrance is Laurent Le Guernec.

The velvety petals of the breathtakingly beautiful Hibiscus Flower, aflame in crimson, radiant and exuberant, create the perfect landscape for this extraordinary fragrance.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Hibiscus, orange blossom, mimosa, jasmine, amber and musk.

LANGSTON by HARLEM PERFUME COMPANY
PRESENTED – SOG 6 JAN 20 – 21ST, 2024

An ambery lamplit glow illuminates a glass of cinnamon-spiced orange brandy. Cistus absolute and the sueded aromas of orris evoke worn textures of a favorite leather armchair. Melodic tappings of typewriter keys weave stories with the tenderness of night blooming jasmine and the resonant strength of sandalwood.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Sri Lankan Cinnamon, Caramel Apple, Chocolate
Orange Brandy, Night Blooming Jasmine, Cistus Absolute, Orris
Tonka Bean, Sandalwood, Musks, Vanilla

JOSEPHINE by HARLEM PERFUME COMPANY
PRESENTED – SOG 6 JAN 20 – 21ST, 2024

Opening with a sparkling cocktail of golden bergamot melded with delicate petals of amyris and a whisper of incense, a lush floral heart of night blooming jasmine and vanilla orchid is revealed. Tonka Bean adds sweetness, leading to a warm, enveloping finish of Dark Amber, Patchouli and Indian Sandalwood,

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Italian Bergamot, Amyris, Incense
Night Blooming Jasmine, Vanilla Orchid, Tonka Bean
Dark Amber, Patchouli, Indian Sandalwood

BAY RUM by EUPHORIUM WEST INDIES
PRESENTED – SOG5 Oct 5 -9th, 2023

A spiced aromatic homage to a classic of perfumery, the Bay Rum accord. Informed by history, the story is set in the Spice Island of Grenada, West Indies and its fragrant natural bounty.

BAY RUM launches in 2023. The nose behind this fragrance is Stephen Dirkes

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Ylang ylang, Gospo Orange, Lemon, West Indian Bay Leaf,
Allspice, Vanilla, Tonka Bean, Rum, West Indian Amyris

BAY RUM by BEACH GEEZA
PRESENTED – SOG5 Oct 5 -9th, 2023
Aromatic Spicy fragrance for women and men.
Bay Rum was launched in 2021. The nose behind this fragrance is Ryan Hunts.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Allspice, Rum, Bay Leaf and Cassia
Sugar Cane, Nutmeg, Cloves, Cardamom
Copaiba balm, Oak, Gurjan balsam, Benzoin

MIDNIGHT DATURA by PARFUMS QUARTANA
PRESENTED – SOG5 Oct 5 -9th, 2023
Midnight Datura by Parfums Quartana is a Floral fragrance for women. Midnight Datura was launched in 2016. The nose behind this fragrance is Lisa Fleischmann.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
green leaves, mandarin, bergamot, davana, rum, jasmine, tuberose, magnolia, muguet, rose, violet, lavender, heliotrope, datura, clove, nutmeg, black pepper, balsam, patchouli, vanilla, sandalwood, cedar, amber, musk

FRANGIPANI by ORMONDE JAYNE

PRESENTED SOG5 OCT 5 – 9TH, 2023

The heart of the structure is a fabulous heady fusion of frangipani, jasmine and tuberose absolutes, elevated with plum, water lilies and green orchid oil.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Linden Blossom, Magnolia Flower and Lime
Frangipani, Rose, Tuberose, Water Lilies, Plum and Orchid Oil
Amber, Musk, Cedar and Vanilla

ZIZAN by ORMONDE JAYNE
PRESENTED – SOG5 Oct 5 -9th, 2023

Zizan was launched in 2008. The nose behind this fragrance is Geza Schoen.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Lime, Bergamot, Pink Pepper, Amalfi Lemon, Juniper and Clary Sage
Bay Leaf, Violet and Jasmine
Vetiver, Cedar, Amber and Musk

Zizan, a perfume like no other because it has everything a man could possibly want in a single spectacular scent.

BILLIE by HARLEM FRAGRANCE COMPANY
PRESENTED – SOG5 Oct 5 -9th, 2023

Billie Eau de Parfum was crafted by Catherine Selig.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Orange Blossom, Gardenia, Jasmine Petals, Coconut Milk, Sandalwood, Creamy Musk

Inspired by the white gardenia Billie Holiday always wore in her hair, a luminous opening of lush green leaves, neroli blossom and sparkling bergamot lead to a velvety floral heart of gardenia, jasmine petals, frangipani and ylang ylang.

St. VINCENT and the GRENADINES by NATEEVA
PRESENTED – SOG5 Oct 5 -9th, 2023

Night blooming Jasmine

Launched 2023. The nose behind this fragrance is Laurent Le Guernec

FRAGRANCE NOTES
mandarin, coconut water
night blooming jasmine, plumeria, orange flower and violet leaf
musk

Crisp mandarin and cool coconut water mingle to create the essence of this fragrance’s wondrous top note,  and the magnificent flora of the island is captured in the heart with notes of Night Blooming Jasmine, plumeria, orange flower and violet leaf.

MEDIE by TRUDON
PRESENTED – SOG5 Oct 5 -9th, 2023

A blithe journey with a citrus heart

Médie was launched in 2019. The nose behind this fragrance is Yann Vasnier.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Mandarin, Grapefruit
French Cypress, Sambac Jasmine
Frankinsence, Vetiver

ST. VETYVER by DS & DURGA
PRESENTED – SOG4 June 2-4th, 2023
Soft island grass, sunbaked citrus where the tradewinds blow. Panama hats, cane plants, and aged rhum over the finest Caribbean vetyver.

FRAGRANCE NOTES
sour orange, pink pepper, sea grass
cane, clove leaf, toquilla straw
vetyver, breadnut, rhum agricole

USAR by EUPHORIUM BROOKLYN
PRESENTED – SOG4 June 2 – 4th, 2023
USAR ( the word for Vetiver in the Sundanese language of Indonesian ) presents a complex layering of Javanese Lime, Ginger and Clove, Cassia, Palm Sugar, Fragrant Resins, Vetiver, Warm Wood, Roots, and Earth.

USAR launched in 2018. The nose behind this fragrance is Stephen Dirkes

FRAGRANCE NOTES
Jeruk Nepis (Javanese Lime), Ginger, Clove, Vanilla Bean, Palm Sugar, Hajimon (Sumatra Benzoin),Usar (Sundanese Vetiver), Cypriol, Gaharu (Komodo Agarwood/ Oud), Ambergris

WORKSHOPS

PERFUMER’S GARDEN

TASTINGS & PAIRINGS