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Nicolet Candle Scent Descriptions

(S) = Strong scent
(s) = Subtle scent

2021 Summer Favorites!  Pineapple Cilantro, Blood Orange, and Gardenia

Absinthe – A smooth, masculine blend of star anise, fennel,  cinnamon cassia, nutmeg, fresh green herbal notes, with base notes of amber. (s)

Apple Spice – Cinnamon, apples, and buttery crust. This candle was created in honor of Gerri’s grandmother, who spiced up her homemade applesauce with a pinch of cinnamon. (s)

Amber Rose Tobacco - A rich combination that opens with classic rose, deepens with earthy tobacco leaves and smooth amber resin. (s)

Balsam & Cedar –  Smells amazing any time of year.  A woody blend of pine, eucalyptus, cedarwood; finished with sweet balsam.  You will fall in love with this new one! (S

Bergamot & Tarragon – Fresh, bright and beautifully balanced between bergamot and tarragon leaves, both fresh and floral.  (S)

Blood Orange – Finally, the irresistible citrus you’ve been waiting for!  Smells fantastic burning or not .  (s)

Campfire – Bring the outdoors to you with this grounding, masculine blend.

Candy Cane or Peppermint – Get ready for the Holidays with fresh peppermint and a hint of strawberries

Chai Tea – A complex blend of tea leaves, rich spices, and smooth vanilla (s)


Cinnamon Vanilla – Also known as 'Horchata' to Alapash New Home and Milk Handmade. Blends fresh ground cinnamon with subtle hints of vanilla. (S)

Cranberry Spice* – Evoke the tartness of cranberries and the spiciness of cinnamon on those crisp fall days and cold winter nights. A great scent for the holiday season. (S)

Dragon’s Blood – This crimson resin is obtained from the Dracaena Draco tree in the East Indies.  For its intoxicating aroma, it was used in ancient times and is still popular today for burning as incense.  With exotic, dark and sensuous notes of amber and earthy patchouli, this scent is sure to mesmerize. (S)

Earl Grey Lavender - This complex blend combines earl grey tea leaves, lavender flowers, and finishes with a hint of vanilla. (s)

English Ivy – Fresh and green, with a touch of floral. (s)

Forest Pine – Like a fresh cut Christmas tree,  experience the fresh scent of the forest right in your own home. One of Gerri’s favorites all year round. (S)

Gardenia – It’s easy to fall in love with gardenia, the queen of fragrant flowers. (S)

Gingerbread – Like a freshly baked cookie, warm and spicy with cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger and vanilla (S)

Ginger Fig – This amazing scent combines spicy ginger with sweet fig.  It is the signature scent for Allyu Spa in Chicago, IL. (S)

Heather – This earthy floral will transport you to a Scottish hillside, covered in blossoming heather. (S)

Jasmine* – Possessing sweet, rich floral notes, jasmine promotes relaxation and is said to be an aphrodisiac. (S)

Lavender E.O. (pure essential oil)  – 100% essential oil used.  Lavender aromatherapy promotes calm and peace. (S)

Lavender Basil – A new twist with two old favorites. The sweetness of basil cuts the dryness of the floral to create a subtle, smooth scent. (s)

Lemon Meringue – Perfect scent to celebrate the Spring and Summer.  This blend is true to its inspiration!  Drink in the sweet, tangy lemon with hints of warm, buttery crust.  Awesome aroma in the kitchen.  (S)

Lemongrass E.O (pure essential oil) – 100% essential oil used. Aromatherapy benefits are both relaxing and cleansing. (S)

Lily of the Valley – Promoting happiness and improving memory, this English wildflower lends a sweet, magical scent to any space. One of Gerri’s favorites. (S)


Mango Papaya – Sweet and juicy. Bring the tropics indoors with this fabulous scent. (s)

Nag Champa – An exotic blend of floral, spices and resins from India, and an exact match to the Satya Sai Baba nag champa incense. Often used during meditation and yoga to create a sacred space. Great for aromatherapy, even when not burning. (s)

Olive Blossom – This unique floral is light and clean, a beautiful blend and best seller! (S)

Patchouli – Nicolet’s patchouli is of the sweeter variety. An old favorite that is sweet, sensual, and great for the bedroom. (s)

Pineapple Cilantro – Citrus with a twist of cilantro. The perfect embodiment of summer. (s)

Pumpkin Spice – Gerri is very picky about pumpkin and searched far and wide for this blend. Cloves, cinnamon and pumpkin smells like fall all year round. (S)

Raspberry Mango - Tropical decadence at its finest!  Dive into this mouth watering blend of fresh raspberries and mangos. (S)

Red Currant – This tiny red berry is tart and crisp, combining hints of grapefruit.  Gerri’s new favorite! (S)

Rosemary Mint* – Fresh and clean with a hint of spice. (S)

Sandalwood Vanilla – The yin and yang of candles merges musky and sweet, masculine and feminine. Each scent mixes and mellows with the other to create a timeless blend. (s)

Teakwood & Cardamom – An exotic, masculine blend of teakwood surrounded by rich spices of cardamom, cinnamon, and clove. (S)

Tomato Leaf – This springtime favorite burns lovely all year round, smells just like a tomato plant!. (s)

Twigs and Berries – Woodsy notes mingle with succulent red berries for a real rustic aroma. This was the signature scent at Danny’s Bar in Bucktown, Chicago. (S)

Vanilla Bean* – With top notes of vanilla bean, white cocoa and cardamom, middle notes of brown sugar and buttery cream, and finished off with dry notes of rum and cinnamon, this complex combination is not your ordinary vanilla. Great for aromatherapy, even when not burning. (S)

White Tea & Ginger – A lovely blend of tea leaves, lemon, bergamot, and a hint of berries. (s)

Wisconsin Cranberry – Tart cranberries with a hint of sweetness make this a favorite all year round. ( S)

*marked scent will shift into a yellow shade with prolonged exposure to sunlight.
(S) = Strong scent
(s) = Subtle scent