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Mona di Orio- Oudh Osmanthus

The first time I've smelled Mona di Orio's Oudh Osmanthus back in 2011 when it was still called simply "Oud", my reaction was "well, it's not oud". The renaming (as well as the repackaging and rebranding that dropped the Arabic word "Oud" from the bottle) makes perfect sense to me. As far as I can tell from various old and new samples from different sources, the perfume is exactly the same, but Oudh Osmanthus doesn't pretend to be a fragrance in the Arab tradition of oud perfumes, but instead an interesting imagining of East meets Far East.
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