Lacoste Noir – Intense L.12.12 Noir Cologne by Lacoste, This is a manly cologne that is bold and confident, a woody aromatic fragrance . Lacoste Eau De Lacoste L.12.12 Noir has a bracing scent that works well day or night. The aroma begins with watermelon as the top note. The middle notes are verbena, basil and lavender. The base notes are dark chocolate, cashmeran, patchouli and coumarin.