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Dom Heffner
02-27-2009, 11:37 PM
New baby. And they're all different.

Puppy breath. Sorry, beat you to it. This is actually number one, but on day #2, I can't list it that way. Think of this as "I liked E.T. better but voted for Gandhi..."

Summer afternoons after the rain.

Issey Miyake for men.

*BaseClogger*
02-27-2009, 11:44 PM
-sauteed onions
-gasoline
-new-car smell

In that order...

Redhook
02-28-2009, 07:00 AM
Just about anything cooking on the grill
Burning leaves
Fresh cut grass

MrCinatit
02-28-2009, 07:22 AM
I had a girlfriend who had a spectacular natural smell - and when she added the right perfume...

When I was a kid, it was the mixed smell of a newly opened pack of baseball cards and bubble gum. Occasionally, my brain will relaunch that scent out of the blue. Wow.

Freshly popped popcorn.

SunDeck
02-28-2009, 07:22 AM
Fresh cut grass
Diesel Fuel
Campfire
Beach

remdog
02-28-2009, 08:08 AM
I spent about 20 years in the fragrance business and, at one time, probably the late '80's or early '90's, there was a company that came out with a line of fragrances based upon some of the smells mentioned here. Like freshly cut grass or newly turned earth. It did well at first but I think it's long gone now.

Rem

OldRightHander
02-28-2009, 08:18 AM
A pine forest
a wood fire
bread baking in the oven

SunDeck
02-28-2009, 09:13 AM
I spent about 20 years in the fragrance business and, at one time, probably the late '80's or early '90's, there was a company that came out with a line of fragrances based upon some of the smells mentioned here. Like freshly cut grass or newly turned earth. It did well at first but I think it's long gone now.

Rem

Run by this guy?

http://cerdafied.typepad.com/cerdafied_voip_mobile_web/kramer032.jpg

bucksfan2
02-28-2009, 09:14 AM
Golf course in the morning.

Spring. It isn't one smell but when the weather warms up, the windows open, and everything just tends to smell a little more crisp.

Popcorn.

remdog
02-28-2009, 09:21 AM
Run by this guy?

http://cerdafied.typepad.com/cerdafied_voip_mobile_web/kramer032.jpg

:lol:

Michael Richards was their 'pitchman' for the 'stale cigar' scent. ;)

Actually, I like the scent of a fresh cigar. Then someone lights it and that all changes.. Oh well,......

Rem

nate
02-28-2009, 09:23 AM
Napalm in the morning.

SunDeck
02-28-2009, 09:55 AM
:lol:


Actually, I like the scent of a fresh cigar. Then someone lights it and that all changes.. Oh well,......

Rem

Same with cigarettes. It's the tonka bean oil.
And a lot of people like the earthy scent of a freshly plowed field, which is caused by actinomycetes bacteria.

MWM
02-28-2009, 11:14 AM
Forgot my work shirt for my workout yesterday morning, so stopped off at JC Penny afterwards and bought a new PGA Tour branded golf shirt on sale. It had a new shirt smell (must have been that dry fit golf shirt material) and I was smelling it all day. It was aswesome. I even commented to my co-workers how this smell was making my day more enjoyable. Wish I could bottle that up and wear it every day.

sonny
02-28-2009, 11:29 AM
Inside of brand new shoes

Roy Tucker
02-28-2009, 11:41 AM
New car smell

thatcoolguy_22
02-28-2009, 12:21 PM
soccer/baseball field
new shoes
my baseball glove
the ocean
coffee beans

IowaRed
02-28-2009, 12:47 PM
I love the smell of the farm
coffee beans
vanilla

Falls City Beer
02-28-2009, 01:09 PM
Coffee
coniferous trees
wood
cigars, lit or otherwise
ozone
green beans before cooking
good scotch
pumpkin
wet leaves
my fingers after chopping garlic

RichRed
02-28-2009, 02:36 PM
Ocean air
Gardenia
Wood smoke

RANDY IN INDY
02-28-2009, 05:24 PM
Fresh cut grass.
Cigars
Coffee in the morning.
A fresh plowed field.
Honeysuckle and Magnolia in the spring.
A new baseball glove.
Steaks on the grill.
"Opium" perfume on my wife.
Ocean breezes.
The ballpark.
Wood smoke in the fall.
A barn full of curing tobacco in the fall.
Thanksgiving day at my grandma's.
A Christmas tree.

Road Pop
02-28-2009, 05:44 PM
The scent of a new guitar/bass

http://i395.photobucket.com/albums/pp39/hamertek98/ltd-1.jpg

Ballparks

Skyline cause I only eat there 4-5 times a year.

westofyou
02-28-2009, 06:41 PM
If you answer burning leaves, chances are good you are old.

Burning Leaves
Tiger Stadium
Santa Cruz Redwood
Little Miami River in July
The Ocean

nate
02-28-2009, 08:33 PM
The scent of a new guitar/bass

http://i395.photobucket.com/albums/pp39/hamertek98/ltd-1.jpg

Ballparks

Skyline cause I only eat there 4-5 times a year.

A good buddy of mine is a Stingray madman. I think he has somewhere around 20 of them.

That one looks sweet.

Red in Chicago
02-28-2009, 09:24 PM
Coffee
coniferous trees
wood
cigars, lit or otherwise
ozone
green beans before cooking
good scotch
pumpkin
wet leaves
my fingers after chopping garlic

Gee, I thought I was the only one who liked that? My list would include:
-fresh basil
-cinnamon
-vanilla
-margherita pizza

nate
02-28-2009, 10:50 PM
Gee, I thought I was the only one who liked that? My list would include:
-fresh basil
-cinnamon
-vanilla
-margherita pizza

+1 for basil and a raise a rosemary.

HotCorner
02-28-2009, 10:55 PM
coffee beans
vanilla

Ditto

BoydsOfSummer
03-01-2009, 12:19 AM
Obsession perfume on my lady.

Yum

cincinnati chili
03-01-2009, 03:31 AM
1.
http://farm1.static.flickr.com/21/39298433_d4842aeb3d.jpg?v=0

2. campfire

3. ocean breeze

FlightRick
03-01-2009, 03:55 AM
The correct answer is:

Bacon.


Rick

guttle11
03-01-2009, 12:58 PM
Campfire
Fresh cut grass
someone else smoking a black and mild
The paper my report cards were printed on back in the day

redsfan1966
03-01-2009, 01:03 PM
cincy chili beat me to it----Skyline chili
Magic markers ;)

reds1869
03-01-2009, 03:20 PM
Freshly brewed coffee is about the most wonderful smell I can imagine. When I was younger I loved working in a coffee shop so not only do I love coffee but the smell always brings back great memories.

MWM
03-01-2009, 03:41 PM
Freshly brewed coffee is about the most wonderful smell I can imagine. When I was younger I loved working in a coffee shop so not only do I love coffee but the smell always brings back great memories.


Agree. I love the smell of coffee, but hate the taste. I just can't get myself to drink it. I've tried every iteration from plain black to all the fru-fru ones you can get at the fancy coffee shops (not just Starbucks or Caribou). Nothing helps. I just don't like it.

When I used to work in restaurants, I loved changing the coffee filters.

RFS62
03-01-2009, 05:55 PM
Fresh cut grass at a ballpark or golf course

Really good coffee, first thing in the morning

Fresh popped popcorn

A nice mesquite grilled steak

gonelong
03-01-2009, 06:15 PM
1. A sweatshirt after a campfire.
2. A shirt my wife has worn.
3. The lake as the sun is coming up.
4. The golf course in the morning.
5. The smell of a impending summer rain shower.
6. Pipe tobacco
7. Melting chocolate
8. Popcorn
9. Mangnolias
10. New leather

SunDeck
03-01-2009, 06:47 PM
The correct answer is:

Bacon.


Rick

I can go with bacon, but I'm not real sure what Rick smells like. Is it anything like bacon?

*BaseClogger*
03-01-2009, 07:10 PM
1. A sweatshirt after a campfire.

That would be on my least favorite smells list right there with bowling alley... :thumbdown

Falls City Beer
03-01-2009, 07:56 PM
Ditto

Which reminds me: old ditto copies. Think Fast Times.

gonelong
03-01-2009, 08:50 PM
That would be on my least favorite smells list right there with bowling alley... :thumbdown

Depends what type of wood you are burning.

GL

Rojo
03-01-2009, 10:08 PM
The correct answer is:

Bacon.


Rick

By God that is the correct answer.

Mine: Coffee, popcorn, lavendar, bourbon, gasoline and eucalyptus trees.

Betterread
03-01-2009, 10:47 PM
My infant son after his bath
Bougainvilla on Maui
Lavender shrubs on the adriatic coast
Cherry blossoms on capitol hill
Fresh bread out of the oven that my deceased mother used to make
Lilacs in my yard

Hap
03-02-2009, 08:27 AM
a woman freshly out of the shower

RichRed
03-02-2009, 10:15 AM
Agree. I love the smell of coffee, but hate the taste. I just can't get myself to drink it. I've tried every iteration from plain black to all the fru-fru ones you can get at the fancy coffee shops (not just Starbucks or Caribou). Nothing helps. I just don't like it.


Same here. Smells great, tastes like blecch.

Oh, and kudos to FlightRick on bacon. Can't believe I didn't think of that one.

HotCorner
03-02-2009, 10:58 AM
Agree. I love the smell of coffee, but hate the taste. I just can't get myself to drink it. I've tried every iteration from plain black to all the fru-fru ones you can get at the fancy coffee shops (not just Starbucks or Caribou). Nothing helps. I just don't like it.


Same here.

Here are some more smells/scents:

charcoal grill
fresh laundry
ocean

Rojo
03-02-2009, 12:44 PM
Bougainvilla on Maui

Really? I always thought they smelled nasty.

cincyinco
03-02-2009, 03:26 PM
Baking brownies
The cork of a wine bottle
The smell of BBQ
Tobasco
My grandfather's basement - musty
Old vinyl records

That's all I can think of now

Road Pop
03-03-2009, 02:29 AM
For all the out of towners. Downtown Cincinnati has scent all by itself. It's not a bad one either. Go to the Museum (union) and sniff from there.

dougdirt
03-03-2009, 03:45 AM
Dirt and I don't mean myself. Reminds me of my baseball glove.

cumberlandreds
03-04-2009, 09:22 AM
Fresh baked bread. My old grade school used to make some of the best rolls I have ever eaten. Sometimes I can still smell them they were so good.
Fresh coffee with the aroma of fresh bacon frying in the background.
Freshly opened package of bubble gum cards.

Sean_CaseyRules
03-05-2009, 02:53 AM
a woman freshly out of the shower

definitely, also....

Warm Vanilla Sugar lotion from Bath and Body
Campfires
New Car
New Shoes
Burgers on the grill
And wet, cut grass.


Those are a few of my faaavorite things....:p:

GAC
03-05-2009, 08:10 AM
I spent about 20 years in the fragrance business and, at one time, probably the late '80's or early '90's, there was a company that came out with a line of fragrances based upon some of the smells mentioned here. Like freshly cut grass or newly turned earth. It did well at first but I think it's long gone now.

Rem

Did they have one that smelled like the beach?

http://techburner.files.wordpress.com/2008/08/kramer.jpg

OldRightHander
03-05-2009, 08:34 AM
a woman freshly out of the shower

Being in the same shower...never mind...family friendly site.

bucksfan
03-06-2009, 11:12 AM
- campfires
- spring
- Hawaiian Tropic sunscreen
- brats on the grill
- our kitchen during the holidays

elfmanvt07
03-06-2009, 01:47 PM
Garlic and onions in good olive oil in a pan
Banana nut bread
Smell of a baseball glove
The ocean

GAC
03-07-2009, 04:13 AM
Walking out on my back deck very early in the morning with a cup of coffee and smelling spring in the air.

vaticanplum
03-08-2009, 03:50 PM
Fall. People have mentioned wood smoke and burning leaves (thanks woy, for telling me I'm old) and I think those are part of it, but I don't think it's that limited. It's that one night when you walk outside and you smell fall. Same with winter.

And books. new and old.

macro
03-08-2009, 11:40 PM
Most of mine have been mentioned, but I don't recall anyone mentioning Topps baseball cards, fresh out of the pack, when they were nothing but plain ol' cardboard and had that slab of gum with them.

RANDY IN INDY
03-09-2009, 10:11 AM
Most of mine have been mentioned, but I don't recall anyone mentioning Topps baseball cards, fresh out of the pack, when they were nothing but plain ol' cardboard and had that slab of gum with them.

Magical!

TeamCasey
03-09-2009, 03:59 PM
Fresh cut grass
Puppy Breath
Coconut
Honeysuckle

RedsBaron
03-12-2009, 08:41 PM
Most of mine have been mentioned, but I don't recall anyone mentioning Topps baseball cards, fresh out of the pack, when they were nothing but plain ol' cardboard and had that slab of gum with them.
That's one of mine, too. A few others:
Fresh baked apple pie
Fresh baked bread
Fresh baked oatmeal cookies
Fresh baked pumpkin nut bread.....for some reason I'm getting hungry ;)
Fresh brewed coffee
Tobacco curing (I hate all forms of smoking but love the smell of tobacco)
New car smell (especially my current one)
Leather
Freshly cut hay
An ocean breeze, especially on the first day of a vacation
A walk just after a rain
One more that hasn't been mentioned by anyone.....my wife ;)

JBChance
03-12-2009, 09:10 PM
Christmastime at the house: fresh cut tree and pine roping, my wife baking Christmas cookies, cinnamon scented candles at the party.

A good glass of wine

Laying down in a freshly made bed with new pillowcases, sheets and blankets.

freshly cut or sanded oak.

my wife in Burberry perfume.

My kids right out of the bath

PedroBourbon
03-16-2009, 10:52 AM
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- brats on the grill


Until they start screaming.