If you’re a fan of sweet, sugary scents that smell like candy, you’ll want to get your hands on our pick of the best gourmand perfumes. With edible notes like chocolate, candyfloss and caramel, they really do smell good enough to eat!
Jimmy Choo Illicit
The newest addition to the Jimmy Choo fragrance collection, Jimmy Choo Illicit is a punchy perfume that smells like honey. The underlying sweetness from its honey and amber base, combined with spicy ginger and bitter orange top notes, gives this scent a softly sweet yet woody smoothness. The bottle is stunning, too. Inspired by an art deco glass tumbler, it will look beautiful on your dressing table.
Britney Spears Fantasy
A favourite fragrance from our younger years that we’ve never fallen out of love with, Britney Spears Fantasy is a deliciously sweet-smelling and irresistible. If you’re a fan of perfumes that smell like chocolate and cupcakes – yes, there really are notes of white chocolate and vanilla cupcakes in this sugary scent, along with a tangy kiwi top note and musky, woody base – this is the perfume for you.
Thierry Mugler Angel
If you’re looking for a perfume that smells like candy and chocolate, then it’s about time you got to know Angel by Thierry Mugler. Probably the most iconic gourmand scent of all time – the one that started it all – this decadent chocolate vanilla perfume combines a huge range of sweet-smelling notes. Its rich dark chocolate and caramel base is complemented by a smooth honey and vanilla heart and top notes of candyfloss and coconut.
Juicy Couture Viva La Juicy Rose
For a perfume that’s sweet, sensual and fabulously feminine, the latest reinvention of the popular Viva La Juicy scent blends fresh pear and sensual jasmine top notes with a hint of zesty mandarin and a floral heart of rose and peony. For those who love sweet perfumes but don’t want anything too overpowering, this is the answer. Plus check out that glitzy bottle!
Ari by Ariana Grande
In a beautiful crystal-shaped bottle with a cute white pompom, this pretty, pink perfume is as playful as the pop starlet herself. Its addictive marshmallow base and sparkling, fruity top notes of raspberry and pear have quickly earned this sweet-smelling Ari by Ariana Grande a place on our favourite fragrances list.