More than a few perfumers have taken cues from potables, so we had Bistro du Midi head sommelier Todd Lipman sniff some booze-inspired scents to find out which notes struck a chord.
1. Wildfox Eau de Parfum, $70 at Nordstrom; 2. Sake Eau de Parfum, $88 at Fresh; 3. John Varvatos Dark Rebel, $66 at Sephora; 4. Maison Martin Margiela Jazz Club, $125 at Sephora; 5. EastWest Bottlers Moonshine, $88 at Ball and Buck
Where to buy it?
Ball and Buck 144 Newbury St., Boston (617-262-1776) ballandbuck.com
Fresh 121 Newbury St., Boston (617-421-1212) fresh.com
Nordstrom Burlington Mall, 75 Middlesex Turnpike, Burlington (781-345-7800) nordstrom.com
Sephora The Shops at Prudential Center, 800 Boylston St., Boston (617-262-4200) sephora.com
Where to imbibe?
Check out Lipman’s monthly wine dinners at Bistro du Midi, 272 Boylston St., Boston (617-426-7878) bistrodumidi.com