The Savinelli Bing's Favorite name is as authentic to Italy as its famed smoking pipes are a classic representation of Italian refinement. The story behind the brand is as old world Italian as the images the Savinelli name conjures up, which makes ownership and usage of a Savinelli even more special as it gives one the feel that they are a part of a legacy.
Achille Savinelli started out selling tobacco pipes in a small shop in Milan, until his son gained employment in a factory and acquired the knowledge and skill to start his own factory, which had only fifteen employees back in 1876. The original Savinelli shop is still functioning in downtown Milan, just near the Duomo, under the control of the Savinelli family, who are still the exclusive owners of the entire Savinelli pipes operation.
The Savinelli Bing’s Favorite smoking pipe has been created as a tribute for popular 1930’s crooner Bing Crosby, who has made the smoking pipe synonymous with his image. Bing Crosby did not hide his immense love of the classy Savinelli smoking pipes, so Savinelli reciprocated the sentiment by honoring Bing with a tobacco pipe named after him.
Available in both Rustic and Smooth finishes, the Savinelli Bing’s favorite smoking pipe comes with a medium sized billiard bowl, with a long and elegant shank. The Savinelli Bing’s favorite pipes have sophisticated Black Lucite mouthpieces that are slightly curved in shape. The Savinelli Bing’s favorite smoking pipes are approximately seven inches in length overall, and include the famed Savinelli balsa Systems that keeps the Savinelli Bing’s Favorite smoking pipe dry, which is a feature that distinguishes Savinelli smoking pipes from all the other tobacco smoking brands in the market today.
Some versions of the Savinelli Bing’s Favorite smoking pipes have hand carved bowls with shanks which are meticulously crafted with superior skill and class. A few Savinelli Bing’s favorite smoking pipes also have an image of a golf ball and golf club on the mouthpiece to signify elegance and masculinity. The Savinelli Bing’s Favorite smoking pipes are crafted with different finishes and wood which makes for a unique blend when smoked. A few of these Savinelli Bing’s favorite smoking pipes include the walnut rustic smoking pipe, and the Bing’s Punto Oro with a bowl diameter of ¾ inches with a rustic finish, along with the Savinelli Bing’s Favorite Black smoking pipe which has a smooth finish.
The Savinelli family has ensured that the quality that the Savinelli name demands is met over the years by employing only the most skilled craftsmen who have produced artisan masterpieces ever since the brand’s establishment back in 1876.
The Savinelli family keeps up with the modern world while staying true to its roots by hiring new craftsmen every now and then, but keeping the reigns for complete creative control within the family. Although most Savinelli tobacco pipes are made from the finest grains of Sardinian and Corsican briar, The Savinelli Bing’s favorite smoking pipe is made from top quality Mediterranean briar, because they wanted to keep simplicity in the picture while creating the design of the pipe that represented Bing Crosby, as his pipe has become an image synonymous to his work in old classic American black and white movies and music.
The Savinelli Bing’s Favorite smoking pipe brings class and elegance along with a superior smoking experience to the smokers that purchase it for the rest of their lives.