Brut Cologne by Faberge, Launched by the design house of Faberge in 1964, brut is classified as a refined, spicy, lavender, amber fragrance. This masculine scent possesses a blend of citrus top notes with hints of spicy woods. It is recommended for evening wear. Top notes are lemon, bergamot, lavender, anise and basil. Heart: geranium, jasmine and ylang-ylang. Base: sandalwood, oakmoss, vetiver, patchouli, tonka bean and vanilla. It is advertised with the slogan 'The essence of men'. The nose behind this fragrance is Karl Mann.