|Reviewed By||Date||Rating||Strength||Flavoring||Taste||Room Note|
|gentleanachronism (8)||Medium||None Detected||Medium to Full||Tolerable to Strong|
I had wanted to try something new and the man behind the counter suggested this blend as a "light Latakia blend." I found it to be very heavy indeed, but I enjoyed it, and believe that it is sure to please even the most discerning of smokers. The aromas are thick, complex and earthy; the way we all imagine a tobacco shop or our Grandfather's pipe to smell. The flavor of the tobacco is unaltered and earthy, with a hint of spiciness. Burns down to a fine grey ash with no unwanted residue left in the bowl. Not an all day smoke for me, but definitely something to smoke around the fire at night.
Pipe Used: nording freehand
Age When Smoked: fresh
Purchased From: Jon's Pipe Shop, Columbia, MO
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