Since the creation of Xerjoff perfumes in 2003, this luxurious, ground-breaking fragrance brand has been blending original, sought-after scents popular with both men and women worldwide.
Inspired by his father’s cologne collection and colloquial aromas from Italy, such as baking bread, founder Sergio Momo has created a truly memorable Italian perfume brand.
Xerjoff fragrances are characterized by sweet, intense, and musky flavors. This brief article will explore 11 of the best Xerjoff perfumes in detail.
Best Xerjoff Perfumes:
Launched in 2011, Lira is a strong, floral fragrance designed for women. Both mysterious and intense, this fragrance is the ideal choice for the summer season.
The stand-out notes in this fragrance are a Mediterranean medley of blood orange, bergamot, and lavender. Unexpected middle notes of jasmine, licorice, and cinnamon bind the bouquet together, while base notes of vanilla, musk, and caramel give gentle depth.
2. XJ 1861 Naxos
XJ 1861 Naxos is an intensely aromatic fragrance with hints of spice, created for both women and men. Inspired by the beautiful landscape of Sicily, the Meditteranean charms of this fragrance shine through complex layers of scent.
This fragrance is part of a sequence of three perfumes, XJ Renaissance, XJ 1861 Zefiro, and XJ 1861 Naxos, all dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the unification of Italy and pays tribute to sacred Italian heritage.
Citrus notes of bergamot and lemon contrast beautifully with touches of lavender. At the core of this scent, a blend of jasmine, honey, and cinnamon gives warmth, while tobacco and tonka enrich the base notes.
3. Bouquet Ideale
Launched in 2010, Bouquet Ideale makes an immediate impact with a striking red and gold perfume bottle, the perfect accessory to compliment a bold dress and handbag.
Perfect for a formal evening occasion, this amber woody perfume was created for women. Earthy top notes of nutmeg and cinnamon offer heat, while a creamy blend of vanilla, tobacco blossom, French labdanum, and musk unite at the base.
At the heart of this fragrance are notes of cedar, papyrus, sandalwood, and Guaiac wood.
4. Alexandria II
Created for both women and men, Alexandria II was launched to great popularity in 2012. A member of the luxurious Oud Stars collection by Xerjoff, this fragrance is both versatile and decadent.
This scent takes much inspiration from the incense rituals of the old city of Alexandria, rituals steeped in mystery and tradition.
Woody undertones of oud, vanilla, amber, musk, and sandalwood form a delightful contrast to the freshness of crisp apple and rosewood in the top notes. Aromas of rose, cedar, and lily-of-the-valley adorn the heart of Alexandria II.
5. Dama Bianca
Launched in 2012, Dama Bianca is a vibrant floral fragrance created for women with traces of musk. The name of this perfume translates to mean ‘The White Lady,’ and the sentiment behind this perfume, as well as the ingredients, reflects the narrative of the ancient story of ‘The White Lady.’
In the tale, a woman’s only escape from entrapment is the fragrances of fruit and flowers, which lie too far from her grasp.
Vibrant top notes of kumquat and lime complement the floral aromas at the heart of this scent. Base notes of malt, ambrette, white musk, vanilla, sandalwood, and cedar offer gentle depth and longevity.
6. Dolce Amalfi
The seductive scent of Dolce Amalfi is directly inspired by the beauty of the Amalfi coast. Indeed, wearers of this perfume have commented that the fragrance evokes the atmosphere of Southern Italy.
Created for both women and men, this amber fragrance was launched in 2007. Fresh notes of apple, saffron, quince, and cardamom bring lightness to the intense base notes of vanilla, amber, tonka bean, cedar, and musk.
At the heart of this fragrance, cloves, tolu balsam, and incense give a hint of spice.
7. XJ 1861 Renaissance
One of the three iconic perfumes dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the unification of Italy and celebrating the heritage of the country.
Characterized by strong citrus notes, this perfume was launched in 2011 for both men and women. Floral scents of Bulgarian rose and lily of the valley are enhanced by the fruity freshness of tangerine, lemon, bergamot, and petitgrain.
Base notes of musk, cedar, patchouli, and amber give depth and longevity to this scent.
8. Erba Pura
Created for both women and men in 2019, Erba Pura by Xerjoff is a striking, hypnotic amber scent, perfect for evening or daytime wear.
A blend of Mediterranean fruits of Sicilian orange and Sicilian lemon provides immediate impact alongside bergamot to make the top notes of this fragrance.
Contrasting beautifully are seductive deep aromas of white musk, amber, and vanilla. At the heart of this fragrance, a molecule extracted from a rare Indian herb gives oriental depth and longevity to this floral fragrance.
Created exclusively for men, Nio by Xerjoff is an aromatic fragrance with traces of spice. Amplifying elegance in the wearer, this fragrance is a member of the popular Shooting Stars collection by Xerjoff.
Evoking the atmosphere of the Italian countryside, top notes of bergamot and neroli complement and enhance the bright essence of pink pepper, jasmine, and nutmeg at the heart of this scent.
Woody base notes of cedar, Guaiac wood, amber, and patchouli complete this luxurious, timeless scent.
10. More Than Words
The beautiful, passionate name of this fragrance mirrors the glamour of the authentic blue glass perfume bottle in which the scent is held.
Launched in 2012 and created for both women and men, unusually, the ingredients of this scent have never been revealed, but the fragrance is said to be inspired by the words and lifestyle of writers and poets.
Without a doubt, this fragrance is an enticing potion of sweet notes blended with spice and smoky base notes, a trademark of Xerjoff.
Launched in 2016 for the pleasure of both women and men, Italica by Xerjoff is a sweet, creamy blend of flavors.
Regarded as one of the most imaginative fragrances from the brand, heady notes of saffron provide a surprising but delightful contrast to toffee and vanilla.
Base notes of sandalwood, cedar, and musk complement the aroma of milk running through this evocative scent.