Drakkar Noir was created in 1982 by perfumer Pierre Wargnye for Guy Laroche under the l’Oreal group. The original Drakkar first launched in 1972.
The name Drakkar is derived from the word drekar, which is a type of Viking longship invoking the virile charm associated with the Viking warriors.
A sensual and powerful fragrance, Drakkar Noir EDT for men embodies strength, insolence and emotion. A powerful scent and an explosive blend featuring top notes of Basil, Rosemary, Green mint, Verbena, Lavender, Lemon before revealing a heart of Angelica, Wormwood, Juniper, Coriander ending with base notes of Oak moss, Patchouli, Cedar, Pine needle, Balsam.
A great gift for the holidays!
Exciting and new, Drakkar Intense EDP by Guy Laroche just launched in 2022. It’s an Aromatic Fougere fragrance for men. It is a sure pleaser with its top notes of Wormwood, Coriander, Rosemary and Bergamot; followed in the middle by notes of Clary Sage, Lavender and Juniper Berries; the finish has notes of Patchouli, Moss, Suede and Lavender. You cannot go wrong with this one.