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Spanish leather cologne

Inspired by the cologne favored by Churchill himself, this Truefitt & Hill Spanish Leather Cologne presents a sophisticated and nuanced blend of aromas.

The cologne exudes a woody and chypre scent, boasting a lavish combination of top notes such as bergamot, orange, and pimento, which are artfully intertwined with warm and spicy cinnamon, cedar, and sandalwood heart notes. The fragrance is further anchored by an aromatic base of musk, amber, vanilla, and tonka, imbuing the scent with an earthy, leathery, and spicy essence that authentically captures the spirit of old Granada and Castille.

Top Notes: Bergamot – Orange  – Fruit – Pimento

Heart Notes: Carnation  – Cinnamon – Patchouli – Rose – Orris – Cedar – Sandalwood

Base Notes:  Musk  – Amber – Vanilla – Olibanum – Moss – Tonka

Presented in a beautifully etched traditional bottle.

Product size 100ml.

The Story:

This fragrance, one of Truefitt's oldest, dates back to around 1814. It was created during a time when England eagerly awaited news from Spain about Arthur Wellesley's military campaign in the Peninsular War. Wellington's victories against Napoleon led to the expulsion of French and allied armies from Portugal and Spain. In 1815, Wellington's military career reached its peak at the Battle of Waterloo, where a famous incident occurred. When a cannonball shattered Lord Uxbridge's leg, he exclaimed to Wellington, "I have lost my leg." Wellington calmly replied, "I believe you have." As the Duke of Wellington, known for his elegance and grooming, he was a loyal customer of Truefitt. It's possible that he carried notes of Spanish Leather with him on the battlefield of Waterloo.



Spanish leather cologne
£ 80.00
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