Lambert & Butler's The Garrick Smoking Mixture

The Garrick Smoking Mixture - "This tobacco is manufactured from the finest leaf, and will always retain its moist state; will keep perfectly sweet in any climate, and will be found cool smoking and perfect in combustion. Unequalled in quality." Lambert & Butler, England.


Brand Lambert & Butler's
Blended By Lambert & Butler
Manufactured By Lambert & Butler
Blend Type English
Contents Cavendish, Latakia, Oriental/Turkish, Virginia
Cut Mixture
Packaging 4 ounces tin
Country United Kingdom
Production No longer in production


Medium to Strong
Extremely Mild -> Overwhelming
Extremely Mild
None Detected -> Extra Strong
Room Note
Unnoticeable -> Overwhelming
Medium to Full
Extremely Mild (Flat) -> Overwhelming

Average Rating

4.00 / 4





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Reviewed By Date Rating Strength Flavoring Taste Room Note
Aug 27, 2020 Medium to Strong Extremely Mild Medium to Full Tolerable
The fragrant, pungent, smoky, rugged Orientals provide earth, wood, herbs, vegetation, plenty of spice and floralness, a fair amount of sourness, and a light buttery sweetness as the lead component. The smoky, woody, earthy, wine-like, musty Syrian Latakia also has a mild floral incense quality as a supporting player. The Virginias offer some tangy dark fruit, earth, wood, tart and tangy citrus, some bread and sugar, mild grass and vegetation, a little floralness, and a small spice note in a secondary role. The unsweetened black cavendish chips in with a light sugariness. I sense a light fruity topping, though I can’t define what it is. The strength and nic-hit are a step past the medium mark. The taste is just past the center of medium to full. It won’t bite, but the tingly spice content is high enough that I recommend a slow puffing cadence. Sports a few rough edges, but no harshness. Burns clean and a tad warm at a moderate pace with a very consistent sweet and sour, spicy, floral, savory, campfire flavor that translates the pleasantly long lingering after taste. Has a tolerable room note. Leaves little moisture in the bowl, and requires an average number of relights. Not an all day smoke.

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