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A blend of Virginia, burley and cavendish tobaccos with the added flavourings of ripe peaches and fresh apples which give an exceptional and aromatic smoke.

BrandPeterson
Blended ByKohlhase, Kopp & Co.
Blend TypeAromatic
ContentsBlack Cavendish, Burley, Cavendish, Virginia
FlavoringApple, Peach
CutReady Rubbed
Packaging100 grams tin
CountryIE
ProductionCurrently available
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Very Mild, Mild
Flavoring
Medium to Strong
Taste
Mild to Medium
Room Note
Very Pleasant
3.5
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StevieB Reviewed By DateRating StrengthFlavoringTasteRoom Note
StevieB (1422)
★★★★
Mild Medium to Strong Mild to Medium Very Pleasant

Peterson - Summertime 2017.

I always look forward to the Peterson limited editions, they just make the time of year seem perfect. Peterson Summertime 2017? Spot on.

The blend's presented as a fairly coarse ribbon. Because the tin isn't air sealed shut, the tobacco's just in a pouch under a push-on lid, the moisture of the blend's good. It smells strongly aromatic, very fruity, but also slightly sharp.

To sit outside under the summer sun this is faultless! I find the peaches stronger than the apples: sweet, and a little sharp. The apples sit quite a way behind. Where the tobaccos are concerned it's mainly the Cavendish's I taste; I find the black Cavendish gives weight to the smoke with a kind of vanilla flavour, and the brown Cavendish gives a honey sweetness which really rounds things off. The VaBur side is easily outweighed by these two, IMO. The burn from 2017 is cool and consistent, requiring little maintenance.

The room-note's good, albeit that's a moot point as I'll smoke this outside in the sun, and the nicotine's mild.

Easy: a four star summer smoke!

Highly recommended.

Pipe Used: Erik Nording

Age When Smoked: New

Purchased From: My Smoking Shop

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Pipe4Life Reviewed By DateRating StrengthFlavoringTasteRoom Note
Pipe4Life (3)
★★★☆
Very Mild Medium to Strong Mild to Medium Very Pleasant

Just picked this beautifully smooth blend up today. I bought it purely based on the aromas of fresh apple and ripe peaches. This is by far the sweetest blend of tobacco I have ever smelt. I am so excited to smoke it again and again. Peterson has never let me down as smoker of both English blends and aromatics. I will say 100% that if you enjoy aromatics, this is a MUST buy! Mild nicotine and intense fruit flavour bled into the cavendish that is complimented with the golden Virginias and burleys. My only bad review is simply that this is a limited time smoke. One that will for sure be a wife pleasing room note.

Pipe Used: Smooth Peronelli briar

Age When Smoked: Fresh is best for this one. Right out of the tin.

Purchased From: Burlingtons Tobbaconists (AB Canada) http://tobacconist.ca

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