Thomas Burberry founded Burberry in 1856. It is a luxury design house from the UK that is famous for its signature tartan pattern, and it also offers an exclusive line of fragrances for men and women. They have been making fragrances since 1981, and their latest was released in 2020.
One of the best things about the Burberry brand of fragrances is their low cost.
Top 12 Burberry Colognes
London for men is the perfect cool weather scent. It is a oriental spicy fragrance with notes tobacco, leather, cinnamon, lavender, and woods. This is an amazing scent especially for the cost. It smells like something that would cost you over $100, but you can get it for relatively cheap.
This is a mass appealing fragrance that is sweet smelling, and it works great in the fall and winter months. This is not one that particularly projects very well, so if you are looking to make a statement when you walk into a room this is probably not for you. Considering the cost, it is well worth the purchase if you are looking for a Christmas in a bottle fragrance.
Smells Like: Christmas in a bottle
Burberry Brit is a clean and powdery scent that seems to be perfect for cooler or rainy nights. This smells very “British” and it comes off as regal, conservative, and non-offensive.
The notes on it are rose, ginger, tonka, citrus, spice,and woods. Although not labeled as a unisex fragrance, this could definitely be considered one as many women love to wear it. If you like soft, clean, powdery rose scents, then you should look into Brit. While it is not advertised as a rose heavy scent, you can read almost any review site to learn that is the note that sticks out a lot.
The great news is that is does not cost a lot.
Smells Like: Clean and powdery
Burberry Touch For Men
Touch for Men by Burberry is a woody floral fragrance that was launched in 2000.
The notes are violet, musk, pepper, and citrus. This seems to be a love/hate fragrance. This is a masterpiece for some who love woody florals for men. For others, it smells like pencil shavings. Yes, pencil shavings is a common description for Touch for Men.
It does have a low price point, so if this style of fragrance is your cup of tea, it may be worth a blind buy due to its low cost.
Smells Like: Masculine, Classic, Powdery, Playful
Burberry Weekend For Men
Weekend for Men by Burberry is designed to be used as a casual fragrance for the weekend. This fragrance was released in 1997.
Weekend is a relaxing scent that is loaded with citrus notes. It has notes of lemon, grapefruit, bergamot, orange, and pineapple. If you love the smell of bergamot, they you should like this fragrance. It smells fresh, bright, and uplifting. The dry down is woody and green.
Its a simple fragrance that works well when you just want to smell something fresh around you. This is not realmly something you would wear on a date to impress someone, and you certainly aren’t going to make a statment walking into the board room with this on. Having said that, Weekend was not designed for that, hence the name. It’s casual and simple.
Smells Like: Bright Uplifting Citrus
Mr Burberry is a classic aromatic fougere fragrance that was launched in 2016. For the price, this is a very underrated scent. Is it groundbreaking, no, but it smells fresh, spicy, and woody. This checks all the boxes for good, clean, and not overbearing. Mr. Burberry is a crowd pleaser, and it is a very likeable masculine cologne.
It is definitely worth adding to your collection, and you should be able to get a bottle of it for around $20 or so.
It has notes of grapefruit, spices, woods, mint, and tarragon. This would be in the same realm as Dior Sauvage or Chanel Bleu, so if you like those, you should pick this up.
This is a very versatile fragrance, and it has a familiar appeal to it.
Smells Like: Woodsy Green Version of Bleu De Chanel
Burberry Men Cologne
Burberry Men is an aromatic woody fragrance that was launched in 1995. The main notes are cedar, mint, sandalwood, lavender, and bergamot.
This is the scent of a true gentleman. It is a distinguished and slightly sensual fragrance that is well balanced. It comes off clean and fresh, and it is perfect for a man who is over 30. It can certainly work under that age range, but it doesn’t really fit your average college aged guy wearing jeans and a t shirt.
Smells Like: A British Gentleman
Burberry Brit Rhythm
Burberry Brit Rhythm is a leather fragrance that was launched in 2013. This is a safe scent, and works in many settings. It is a good scent for around the office, and most people probably won’t find it offensive, but you are likely not to get over complimented either. It’s a nice smelling cologne, but not a show stopper.
It has notes of tonka bean, leather, juniper berries, and spices. Some would label this as a generic smelling cologne, and there is good reason for that. It does smell a lot like many other fragrances on the market. But, if you are looking for a nice smelling cologne from Burberry, and you need to smell nice in various settings, then you should take a look at Rhythm. It is very affordable, and it won’t break the bank.
Smells Like: Simple, Clean, Shower Gel
Burberry Sport For Him
Burberry Sport for Men was launched in 2010. This fragrance accord is common, so don’t expect something niche or unique here, but it is a very nice safe and clean smelling cologne. If you like sport style colognes, you should try Burberry Sport as it should not disappoint.
The scent is fairly linear, and it does not have the best projection, but we are talking about a low cost cologne, so that is to be expected a bit.
The main notes are ginger, marine notes, juniper, and grapefruit. It also has notes of woods, grass, wheat, and musk.
Smells Like: Average Clean Sporty Cologne
The Beat For Men
The Beat For Men by Burberry was released in 2008, and it is a woody aromatic fragrance. The main notes are black pepper, vetiver, citron, woods, and florals.
While you may think of a clubbing cologne with the name, that is not the direction they went with this one. This is a fantastic lemon-peppery fragrance with some violet and green accords mixed in. It does have a lot of polarizing reviews, so it seems to be a love/hate scent. Bearing that in mind, this might not be a good blind buy for some.
This would be a good warm weather scent.
Smells Like: Black Pepper, Lemon, and Florals
Burberry Summer is a woody and spicy cologne with notes of citrus, rose, and cedar. The base is made up of tonka, vetiver, and musk.
This is a nice, light fresh summer scent.
Mr Burberry Indigo
Mr Burberry Indigo launched in 2018 as a more casual version of Mr Burberry. It was inspired by the English coast.
It has notes of mint, rosemary, lemon, and violet. It has your typical aquatic vibe that you would expect. This would make a good choice for someone who is just starting out in colognes as it is easy to wear and non-offensive.
This would make for a great clean smelling cologne for the office.
Smells Like: Fresh Green and Cooling