Escale A Portofino Perfume by Christian Dior was released in 2008. Escale a Portofino is an exotic women's fragrance. Inspired by long cruises through the rich Mediterranean cultural landscape, this citrus-aromatic scent is perfect for when you need a refreshing boost to get through your day. Invigorating and exotic, this summertime scent draws people’s attention when you enter the room and linger in people’s minds when you take your leave. Embrace the sophisticated culture ofthe Old World without ever leaving your home with this delightful creation of the nose of Francois Demachy. The top notes are lemon, petitgrain and bergamot. Heart notes include juniper berries, orange blossom and almond. Warm base notes feature musk, caraway, galbanum, cypress and cedar.