Reviews: 78242 Tobaccos: 6850What's NewLoginRegister
Product Image


A mixture of fully ripened Virginia and Oriental grades. The special Cavendish treatment guarantees a rich and tasteful smoking delight. The famous Danish cherry wine `Kirsberry' is added to enhance the very special aroma of this blend.

BrandHolger Danske
Blended ByPlanta
Blend TypeUnknown
ContentsOriental/Turkish, Virginia
FlavoringAlcohol / Liquor
Packaging50g Pouch, 100g Tin
Product Image
Mild to Medium
Mild to Medium, Medium
Room Note
Pleasant to Tolerable, Tolerable
2 reviews
4 star:
3 star:
2 star:
1 star:
Sort By
Please login to review this blend.
StevieB Reviewed By DateRating StrengthFlavoringTasteRoom Note
StevieB (1430)
Mild Mild to Medium Mild to Medium Tolerable

Holger Danske Red Kirsberry. This blend has an amazing and lively aroma, a very sweet one where it's cherry at the forefront. It is spot on with the water content, neither damp or too dry so you can get started immediately. The sizes of the ribbons covers a broad spectrum: right from some very tiny "shavings" up to some longer/thicker pieces. The fact that this is perfect in moistness enables the lighting to be extremely simple: a fairly fast touch with the flame is more than a catalyst for a steady smoke which keeps lit well without needing many re-lights. The flavour of the smoke is a lot more gentle than the initial aroma lead me to believe, yes you can detect the cherry wine but it is quite a tame addition leaving room for the tobacco flavours to be appreciated. Although the cherry wine is quite delicate the taste what comes through is VERY pleasing from it : sweet and candy like. The nicotine is quite mild, so if you don't like Lady N much this would probably be a nice blend for you: tasty yet not mind blowing. Room-note is not great yet not horrible, more "standard" for the tobaccos included with a very slight sweetness to it. I give this 3 stars purely because it lacks "The X-Factor" and becomes tedious after a short while.

Pipe Used: Peterson Sandblast Sherlock Homes Baskerville

Age When Smoked: New

Purchased From: Smoke King

Nobody has rated this review yet.

giturra Reviewed By DateRating StrengthFlavoringTasteRoom Note
giturra (31)
Mild Mild to Medium Medium Pleasant to Tolerable

I bought this just because i was curious and beacuse I had liked the HD vanilla mango. I liked this tobacco a lot, it has a nice room note and a sweet but still tobaccoish flavor, and a kind of nice bitter wine after taste. Might be somewhat overwhelming if smoked contanstly I suppose, but it's a really good alternative for new pipe smokers seeking for something outside the vanilla, chocolate, cherry kind ot aromatic. and for non aromatic smokers I dare to say that they might enjoy ocasionally when and if they want to smoke an aromatic. Not the best thing ever, but still great stuff.

Nobody has rated this review yet.