Perique tobacco No 18. Piquant black tobacco. Strong, spicy tobacco with a distinctive “mushroom”, peppery flavor with palpable sourness. Nicotine strength above average. Used for individual blending in small amounts as a condiment to a tobacco blend.
Notes: The history of the factory dates back to 1864, with the acquisition of Koffsky & Kunchczynski Tobacco Factory (Riga) by A. G. Rutenberg. Since 1915, the production has been relocated to the town of Pogar in the Bryansk region, of Russia. Today Pogar Cigarette and Cigar Factory – is the market leader and the only Russian manufacturer of pipe and smoking tobacco, cigars of different kinds, hookah tobacco and tobacco for hand-rolled cigarettes.