Noir is the second tobacco in our Nottingham Lace series, a selection of Perique tobacco. A smoky and smooth blend with a distinct Perique twang to it, this tobacco is very deep and rich. The use of a English style black Cavendish base, give this blend a creamy core with a woody and slightly smoky taste. A small amount of Turkish Izmir and various Gold Leaf Virginia's add a little sweetness and keeps the tobacco burning freely. The addition of Perique (10%) adds some spice and stewed fruit elements to the already complex flavours.
|Blended By||Glynn Quelch|
|Manufactured By||Glynn Quelch|
|Contents||Black Cavendish, Oriental/Turkish, Perique, Virginia|
Medium to Strong
Mild to Medium
Medium to Full
Pleasant to Tolerable
|Reviewed By||Date||Rating||Strength||Flavoring||Taste||Room Note|
|SteveH (21)||Medium to Strong||Mild to Medium||Medium to Full||Pleasant to Tolerable|
Fairly broad cut, browns and black.Smell: leather, dried fruit. Taste: dark, dry, rich, with a hint of liquorice. excellent. I didn't notice the perique, though.
Pipe Used: Various
Age When Smoked: New
Purchased From: GQ's website
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