Key Notes: Patchouli About The Fragrance: Iconic. Provocative. Urbane. The ultimate modern patchouli-hypnotic depth with facets of dark mystery. Tom Ford reinvents one of his most beloved perfumery ingredients, patchouli, in a visionary new fragrance of alluring depth. Patchouli Absolu transforms the iconic raw material-famed for its rich and mysterious sensuality and its long history in perfumery-into a hypnotic, modern fragrance.