Lapidus Cologne by Ted Lapidus, Lapidus Cologne is a fragrance for men. The masculine cologne is a blend of earthy, fruity and herbal notes . The top notes are pineapple and basil. The middle notes include pine tree and caraway. The base notes are sandalwood. The scent is notorious for its strong fruity top and virile undercurrents. The design of the bottle conveys the steely power and stature of the 1980's “Gordon Gekko” stereotype businessman. This cologne was launched in 1987. It is recommended for romantic wear.