Officina Profumo Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella’s Carta d’Armenia is paper soaked in a mixture of infusions of resins and oriental spices. It burns without flame and the vapor purifies the air and scents interiors. It may also be used to perfume clothing by placing it intact in drawers or closets.
It is thought to have been referred to by the Romans of the area, as far back as 200 BC, as Puccino. The first documented mention of Prosecco come...