By Marco Genovese
This aromatic, oceanic fougere is opulent, complex, harmonious and surprising.
The luxurious saltiness of caviar blends perfectly with the sage, rosemary and lavender to create an aromatic heart resting on a woody earthy base with oakmoss and patchouli. Oceanic lavender fit for an emperor.
With great flourish and a fanfare of flutes, drums and trumpets, Emperor Severus served caviar to the most revered guests in garlands of roses.
And he wasnâ€™t alone. Emperor Nero was famous for his hedonism, he was a true epicurean and a connoisseur with a great appetite and extravagant tastes including caviar a timeless luxury.