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Kokorico by Night Jean Paul Gaultier for men

Kokorico by Night Jean Paul Gaultier for men
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Kokorico by Night by Jean Paul Gaultier is a Oriental Vanilla fragrance for men. This is a new fragrance. Kokorico by Night was launched in 2012. Kokorico by Night was created by Olivier Cresp and Annick Menardo. Top note is bergamot; middle notes are rhubarb, cacao pod and fig leaf; base notes are tonka bean and woody notes.

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Top Notes
Bergamot

Middle Notes
Rhubarb Cacao Pod Fig Leaf

Base Notes
Tonka Bean Woody Notes

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Kokorico by Night Fragrance Reviews

theabsolutist
theabsolutist

Put two of the greatest noses of the last twenty years together, give them a sizable budget and free creative reign from a house that was finally ready to emerge beyond the Le Male staple cash cow and endless flankers. Jean Paul Gaultier was searching for a new and unique stamp on the men's fragrance industry and you get this and the original Kokorico as their answer. Loathed and hated by the popular masses, many of whom never actually smelled the perfume beyond the top notes of the original Kokorico and based their negativity on the flashy packaging and the fact Kokorico wasn't Le Male part deux.
This one is dark and gourmandish with a creamy soda fountain like feel. The cocoa dominates with the fruity rhubarb and leafy fig leaf to give a very sweet and spicy feel when combined with a very creamy and organic tonka bean note that acts much like the coffee in the A Men series, giving it a strong base from which to push the other notes forward while not allowing the overall composition to get too light or soft. All this is incredibly well done here, with the embellishment of light, soft woods in the dry down but with the cocoa and rhubarb stealing the show for much of the stretch run.
Fantastically modern and original, an artistic endeavor that though more commercial than the original Kokorico, is no less creative in its blending, it's just less shocking and aggressive. Longevity is very good at between 7-10 hours with moderate sillage well into the dry down. A real gem of an oriental for men looking for a bit more daring and dark in their fragrance who want to be project a certain rugged individualism and not the standard run-of-the-mill oriental.

Dec
08
2014
nattonline
nattonline

Wearing this for just one day and it reminds me of a variation of A*Men, and it's not a bad thing. I find this much more appealing to me than the original Kokorico because the original smells a little bitter. But this could possibly be something I'd see myself wear more often while A*Men I just can't wear it all the time.

Nov
25
2014
Nihilil
Nihilil

A clubbing scent for those who don't like clubbing scents? Certainly gives me that vibe. I'll love it when I wear it but being a metalhead at heart it won't probably be often.

I prefer this to the original; When I tried it had a rich(and not totally unpleasant) oil paint vibe I don't think I could have gotten used to.

Aug
16
2014
Icucino
Icucino

I've got the impression that the original Kokorico was like a concept-car and this is the production version. It's a more "likeable", less radical and an overall more commercial version of it. While it might lack the original's "gullwing doors" and raw creativity it's still one of the best night-out releases of the last few years. Easily an 8 out of 10.

While I don't think it's impossible to dislike it I do wonder if most of the people who downvoted it actually bothered to give it a try.


Edit: Every single time I wear it I get an unsolicited compliment. Make no mistake, it's Kokorico done right. Do yourself a favor and at least sample this fantastic scent !

Apr
22
2014
Endymion
Endymion

I'm partially disappointed. This is a tad sweeter and fruitier than original Kokorico, maybe a bit softer too.
IMHO the opening has the same touch as Xeryus Rouge has, that fruity sweet scent, but the whole fragrance is not that fresh at all.
This lacks the brutality of the original, less unique.

Feb
13
2014
nonsisa
nonsisa

By night should have been out there for a long time but I just discovered it recently in stores. The original version has already been toned down and this one is similar.

Actually I'm more drawn to the night version than to the original, which might be due to its tonka note.

It's well done but maybe a little bit weaker than the original.

Jan
30
2014
Watt-de
Watt-de

When I first tried this I was intrigued but not completely sold. But the fragrance stayed with me and I was certain I wanted to give it another try. I bought a bottle and I really started to love it al lot! I like the warm cherries, dark chocolate and tobacco. And I love the soapy smell after an hour or so. So I am completely sold by this fragrance during cold winter month, when I want a comfortable warm and cosy feeling, this is it. I like its not leather smell and not citrus. I really can recommend it, at least try!

Jan
06
2014
guest_
guest_

When I first tried this I was intrigued but not completely sold. But the fragrance stayed with me and I was certain I wanted to give it another try. I bought a bottle and I really started to love it al lot! I like the warm cherries, dark chocolate and tobacco. And I love the soapy smell after an hour or so. So I am completely sold by this fragrance during cold winter month as I want a comfortable warm feeling. I like its not leather smell and not citrus. I really can recommend it, or at least try!

Jan
06
2014
kostas37
kostas37

sxedon idia me tin apli kokorico..to drydown einai paromoio..i diafora oti tin entasi tou fylou sykias edw tin antika8ista to rhubarb.
vradini alla metria myrwdia k sigoura oxi toso sexy oso i apli kokorico.
artistic mpoukali typiko JPG..kalo psekastiko..plus to metalliko kouti pou olo k se kati 8a xrisimepsei.

4.5/10

Oct
10
2013
drakecito
drakecito

This is more conventional that the original (more sweet, less earthy).
Maybe for the young kids... ):
I prefer the original but this is not a bad scent.
Longevity and sillage are similar.


Scent 6/10
Longrvity 7/10
Sillage 6/10

Jul
20
2013
iranperfumer
iranperfumer

در این خطر جدید که برای فصل های متنوع ساخته تا بتواند ترنج رسیده را برای آرامش شنونده رایحه کاکائو را برای دلچسبی و در انتهی مسیر با تلخی و جلب توجه کردن شنونده رایحه فرحبخش خوبی از درختان تازه و سرشار از چوبهای جنگلها برای دیگر شنوندها در مانهای دفتری وقرار خصوصی وسوسه انگیز باشد.

Jul
07
2013
DCfrance
DCfrance

Not sure about all the hate on this one... Usually my clubbing scent and have gotten many compliments with this one. Projection and longevity great after a long night clubbing still noticeable by the person your sleeping next to. Smell is perhaps too heavy at the start but the dry down is a sweet spicy unique smell that is a real killer in my opinion. i have been very happy with this, all just preference i guess.

May
15
2013
marioslg3
marioslg3

tried it again today...sickly sweet...yiax!!!

Mar
20
2013
2746cstreet
2746cstreet

It's warmer, sweet and less earthy than the original Kokorico. I find the rhubarb note interesting, but overall I prefer the original. The sweet and sour accords just don't blend well for me and come off a bit discordant.

Mar
20
2013
markkkkkkkk4444
markkkkkkkk4444

AMAZING FRAG CANT BELIEVE HOW MANY DISLIKES WILL GET IT 2DAY KEEP HATING HATERS!

Mar
10
2013
suhaesa
suhaesa

warm.. sensual.. wintry..starts off hard and warms down beautifully..woody spicy sweetish in a masculine way..a clubbing night out sexy perfume ..its distinctive smokey..its not that chocolaty not overwhelmingly so anyway..its a sultry scent perfect for a date or retraction... it reminds me of L'Instant de Guerlain pour Homme..its surprisingly old school with a modern twist..its delicious you almost want to sniff it until you eat it ...its a confident... independent scent..a classy masculine gentleman s perfume..

Jan
05
2013
marioslg3
marioslg3

This is similar to the original except the intense fig leave....more refined and sweet....but if we want more chocolate, try l'instand de guerlain pour homme extreme...much much better.

Jan
05
2013
Bruno2theV
Bruno2theV

To those who tried this:
How chocolaty is the smell?

Dec
16
2012
guillermostf
guillermostf

to brs:
hahaha i agree!!! but is kind of funny ask for "A Kokorico, please" at the store

Dec
07
2012
themattsky
themattsky

I don't get the hate! I think it's a nice fragrance - not a fabulous one but it's not bad at all!

Dec
02
2012
Bruno2theV
Bruno2theV

Has anyone tried this one yet?

Nov
21
2012
Bruno2theV
Bruno2theV

Didn't anyone try this one yet?

Oct
27
2012
potion13
potion13

This stuff will end up on a Marshalls or Ross's rack sooner than you think.

Aug
30
2012
cedriceccentric
cedriceccentric

Where the original reminded us of L'Instant pour Homme, this one is terrible and nauseating. It is bitter and sweet at the same time. BPI (Shiseido) I know you planned a whole new ad campaign for this one, but really don't bother... just let it die.

Aug
27
2012
brs
brs

last try to sell "kokorico" with this flanker,
I think they should change this horrible bottle and this ridiculous name,

Aug
17
2012
Bruno2theV
Bruno2theV

I'm really looking forward to try this. How can people say they hate the perfume if it wasn't released yet?-.-
I hope it smells a little more like chocolate then the original one (which is a great perfume)

Aug
02
2012
Endymion
Endymion

@armaniboy: Thanx for the information :) The bottle and the name is so disappointing that I was sure, it's a fake... (although I really like the original bottle).
They could have come up with a better name, anything that is not so cheap, and a nicer bottle (like in deep purple or deep brown, or blue).

Jun
27
2012
Endymion
Endymion

I guess, it's not official but fake. May I be right?
There are sooo many fake flankers on the market. (like Joop! Homme Extasy etc.)

Jun
26
2012
spidey3
spidey3

the original is the worst thing ever...
maybe they realized that and now this is much better,i must try this one

Jun
26
2012
darlosu
darlosu

wtf? :)

Jun
26
2012

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