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Smells considered to be the most romantic

Written by on July 17, 2020

Rain, biscuits and old books have emerged among a list of weird and wonderful scents which get us in the mood for love.

Researchers who polled 2,000 adults also found fragrances such as bonfires, baked bread and Sunday roasts evoke romantic tendencies.

More traditional scents aromas such as flowers, perfume aftershave featured high on the list too, as did mulled wine, gingerbread and log fires.

Commissioned by Yankee Candles, the research found that 42 per cent of us associate our favourite fragrances with romance.

Other romantic scents to make the list include fresh linen, vanilla and coffee, along with chocolate, cherry and whisky.

Top 10 Romantic Smells

  1. Perfume
  2. Log fires
  3. Aftershave
  4. Fresh flowers
  5. Fresh linen
  6. Rain
  7. Vanilla
  8. Mulled wine
  9. Bonfires
  10. Mixed Spices

Which smell would you consider the most romantic smell ?

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