Edible garnish perfumes launched

Forget twist of lemon or a wedge of lime, the only garnish to be seen with this season is a spray-on one, according to alcoholic sweet brand Smith & Sinclair.

Smith & Sinclair has launched a range of three edible perfume garnishes

The brand, which bills itself as “the Willy Wonka for adults”, has launched a range of three edible fragrances designed to enhance the flavour of cocktails.

Could spray-on garnishes replace the humble twist of lemon?

The fragrances: Cherry Blossom and Mandarin; Watermelon Citrus; and Pear Vanilla can also be worn as perfumes that can be licked off the wearer’s skin.

The spray-on garnishes have a light, non-stick formula made from natural ingredients and are lower in citric acid than the likes of lemons and limes.

The trio have been blended like a traditional perfume using base, mid and top notes, and feature ingredients like flowers, citrus fruit, herbs and spices.

The “floral and fruity” Cherry Blossom and Mandarin mixes a gin base with floral notes of cherry blossom and mandarin oil, and is recommended for Negronis.

The Watermelon Citrus meanwhile, blends a vodka base with tart passion fruit and fresh watermelon, and works well when sprayed on Proscecco and fruity cocktails like the Cosmopolitan.

Finally, the aromatic Pear Vanilla marries a vodka and Calvados base with juicy pear and rich vanilla, and comes to life when spritzed on an Espresso Martini or warming brandy.

“Indulging in a cocktail at home should be as equally playful and experimental as going to a cocktail bar.

“We created these edible fragrances to facilitate this opportunity by reimagining the classic bar tool – the atomiser – for the home,” said Smith & Sinclair’s managing director, Melanie Goldsmith.

“To give it an edge, we looked to the beauty world for inspiration to create flavours that deliver mind-blowing scents whether sipped or licked off,” she added. The trio have gone on sale Harvey Nichols priced at £19.99 for 50ml.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Subscribe to our newsletters


Glenrinnes Distillery

Business Development Manager BDM

LVMH Vins D'exception
London, UK

Part-time Administrative Assistant

Fusion Communications

Commercial Manager

Walsh Whisky
Carlow, Ireland

Store Manager

Philglas & Swiggot
Northcote Road, London SW11 1NG, UK

Sales Manager

Global Wine Solutions Ltd
Bristol, UK

Customer Services Administrator

The Whisky Exchange
London, UK

Trade Sales

London, UK

Brand Manager

Berkmann Wine Cellars
London, UK

Green Awards 2020

2nd Nov 2020

World Bulk Wine Exhibition

23rd Nov 2020

Vinexpo New York

New York,United States
3rd Feb 2021
Click to view more