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7 Very Best Rose Scented Perfumes

By Amy Derungs

December 8, 2020


When someone mentions “Best Rose Perfume”, the number of different perfume variations that come to mind is rather remarkable. With so many options available, the room of possible error may seem to be quite large. However thanks to this very article, 7 of the best rose perfumes have been identified and are discussed below.

7 Of The Best Rose Scented Perfumes Reviewed

1. Best Rose Scented Perfume Overall: Diptyque Eau Rose Eau De Toilette

Diptyque Eau Rose Eau De Toilette

In 2012 Diptyque Eau Rose Eau De Toilette was released into the market. It is a floral fruity fragrance with a hint of sweetness - a subtle yet memorable scent. Uplifting, soft, and natural, this very feminine fragrance revolves around and accentuates the scent of roses.

The herbaceous, fruity opening gives way to a clean, woody and slightly sweet background. The rose becomes stronger, and at no point does it become excessively sweet or powdery. The honeyed dry down is soft and musky.

Eau Rose is a day time spring fragrance that you can also wear in summer if it is not too hot. The longevity is moderate at around 6 hours, and the sillage is moderate.

An everyday scent with a modern sensibility, it is sophisticated enough to wear to the office or a nice lunch but also flirty enough for a night out. Diptyque Eau Rose will add the finishing touch to absolutely any fragrance collection. 

Top Notes: Litchi, Black Currant, Bergamot

Middle Notes: Rose, Geranium, Jasmine

Base Notes: Musk, White honey, Virginia cedar

2. Premium Rose Scented PerfumeUne Rose Eau De Parfum by Frederic Malle

Frederic Malle Une Rose

Une Rose was released in 2003. It is a strong floral fragrance with great depth. Une Rose opens with a deep red rose scent. Earthy yet a little tart from the wine, sweet, crisp, and a little balsamic, Une Rose is a complex scent. The dry down is classic rose with a hint of wood and musk.

Une Rose is long lasting at up to 12 hours and has a strong sillage. This cool and versatile perfume can be worn all year round, but it is particularly suited to the moderate temperatures of spring and fall. Beautiful and romantic, Une Rose is suitable for almost every occasion - including evening wear.

If you are looking to add a unique and powerful rose perfume to your collection then Une Rose by Frederic Malle should either be your top choice fragrance or definitely one of your top choices. It is mature, beautiful, clean, & elegant.

Main Notes: Rose, Red wine, Geranium, Pelargonium, Honey, Truffle, Fruity notes, Woody notes, Musk

3. Best Rose Scented Perfume for Value: Acqua di Parma Rosa Nobile Eau de Parfum

Acqua Di Parma Rosa Nobile

Acqua di Parma Rosa Nobile is a beautifully balanced floral woody musk scented fragrance for woman. This fragrance was launched in 2014 and it has built quite a reputation for itself. Dedicated to the rose, it was formulated around the inspiration of the special sort of Centifolia rose which is known to only grow and bloom in Italy.

This delicate fragrance places large emphasis on luxury, sophistication and overall elegance. It opens with a touch of bergamot and mandarin, carefully complimented by black pepper. This gently leads the nose to the powerful rose scent. The rose is the central theme and is cleverly enriched with lily of the valley, violet and subtle peony notes. The base of woody notes, tied in with powdery musk and ambergris, accentuates the rose.

Rosa Nobile is mostly a day time fragrance for warmer weather - perfect for spring and fall. It has moderate longevity at 5 to 6 hours, and moderate sillage. Easy to wear, this ultra feminine fragrance suits every woman and every occasion!

Top Notes: Mandarin Orange, Bergamot, Pepper

Middle Notes: Rose, Peony, Violet, Lily-of-the-valley

Base Notes: Musk, Cedar, Ambergris

4. Red Roses Cologne for Women by Jo Malone

Jo Malone Red Roses Cologne

Red Roses Cologne by Jo Malone was launched in 2001 and has almost two decades of existence in the perfumery industry. This is a floral green fragrance.

Red Roses is a gorgeous, strong, and fresh rose scent. The opening is intense, like dewy fragrant fresh cut roses, and a little bit green - stems and leaves. After some time the rose fades slightly, giving way to citrus and herbal green freshness, with a mist of rose still hovering over the top. The beeswax makes the dry down pleasantly warm and sweet. Overall a very uplifting experience.

The longevity is moderate at about 6 hours, and the sillage is moderate - as can be expected from a cologne. 

Fresh, natural and lovely, Red Roses is the ideal fragrance to wear on a spring day! You can of course choose to wear it all year round, but it is best to avoid in very hot and very cold weather. This is a great perfume for a younger woman.

Top Notes: Lemon, Mint

Middle Notes: Bulgarian rose, Violet leaf

Base Note: Beeswax

5. Serge Lutens La Fille de Berlin

Serge Lutens La Fille de Berlin

La Fille de Berlin is a oriental floral fragrance for women and men; it was launched in 2013.

The opening is full on classic rose with just a hint of peppery geranium. After a while a very subtle palmarosa is noticeable. There is a hint of freshness without it being too green. Moss and patchouli play a supporting role to the always present rose throughout. A warm honey note comes through in the dry down.

Definitely a statement scent, dramatic and mature, La Fille de Berlin is nevertheless an ideal everyday fragrance.  It is flattering, suggests confidence and intelligence, and seems to denote an appreciation of classical beauty.

La Fille de Berlin can be worn all year round but it is particularly good for spring and fall days. As it is quite dramatic, this perfume would also not be out of place for an evening event. 

Lasting at least 8 hours, La Fille de Berlin has moderate to strong longevity, with moderate sillage.

Top Notes: Rose, Geranium

Middle Note: Palmarosa

Base Notes: Honey, Moss, Patchouli

6. Aerin Evening Rose Eau de Parfum

Aerin Evening Rose

Evening Rose, an oriental floral perfume, was launched in 2013 at the same time as three other fragrances as part of a collection. Aerin wanted four unique fragrances to perfectly captured each mood and time of the year. Evening Rose is the fall fragrance. 

This fragrance opens with rich velvety rose and woody notes. Then, it follows with incense that isn't too overpowering, amber and boozy cognac notes. Blackberry takes a little bit of the sweetness away and gives it a slight winy aroma. Evening Rose stays slightly sweet from beginning to end. Overall, it's a beautifully complex and elegant fragrance.

Evening Rose is a feminine day to night perfume that definitely comes into its own in fall - especially fall evenings. Glamorous, warm and enveloping, it's a lush and balmy scent without any dry or sharp edges.

The longevity is moderate to long lasting, and the sillage is strong.

Main Notes: Bulgarian rose, Rose de Mai, Cognac, Blackberry, Incense, Amber, Pepper 

7. Parfums Chloe Eau de Parfum

Parfums Chloe Eau de Parfum

Parfums Chloe Eau de Parfum was first launched in 2008 which means that it has a large reputation behind it.

The nose behind this particular fragrance is a women by the name of Betty Busse. This is definitely a fragrance for women that was cleverly crafted by a woman.  The original version of this perfume was initially launched as a part of the Parfums Lagerfeld brand but over time the Lagerfeld name was dropped and the fragrance adopted the label of Parfums Chloe.

This fragrance consists of 21 different elements! These elements were all blended together in such a manner that every scent gets highlighted with every passing moment. The Parfums Chloe Eau de Parfum is described by colorful words such as floral, woody, fresh and powdery which contribute to its overall uniqueness. The top notes of this fragrance include various aldehydes, peach, honeysuckle, hicynth, lilac, ylang-ylang, orange blossom, coconut and bergamot. And it has base notes of oakmoss, amber, sandalwood, benzoin, musk and cedar with middle, heart notes of tuberose, narcissus, carnation, jasmine, rose and orris root.

Top Notes: Peony, Litchi, Freesia

Middle Notes: Rose, Lily-of-the-valley, Magnolia

Base Notes: Virginia cedar, Amber

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As one can see there are many lovely rose fragrances around, but the 7 fragrances that were discussed above are by far the best rose perfumes around. Each perfume is different from the next but they each manage to place large emphasis on the rose flower. Read through the article as many times as you need to and make your choice on a new fragrance today. You will not be disappointed!

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