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Compare & Share June Reveal!

Compare & Share June Reveal!

Posted by Greg Rosenberg on 30th Jun 2022

Compare & Share for July is now live! Places to discuss: Facebook Discussion Group Instagram Another fine month of mystery tobacco tasting! The blends for June 2022? Mystery Blend #1 -  Samuel Gawith Squadron Leader Mystery Blend #2 -  …
The Tobacco Files 12 - Mac Baren HH Balkan Blend & Two Friends Redwood

The Tobacco Files 12 - Mac Baren HH Balkan Blend & Two Friends Redwood

Posted by Greg Rosenberg on 17th Jun 2022

Hello friends, welcome to another Tobacco File. Today we're exploring Mac Baren HH Balkan Blend, Two Friends Redwood, and to throw something new in the mix, the Files will now feature a cigar segment. HH Balkan BlendA selection of choice Virginia, Burley, Oriental and Latakia from Cyp …
Best Smelling Pipe Tobaccos (Top 10 Aromatic Mixtures)

Best Smelling Pipe Tobaccos (Top 10 Aromatic Mixtures)

Posted by Greg Rosenberg on 14th Jun 2022

In his 1965 book The Pleasures of Pipe Smoking, Carl Weber dedicates a chapter to the etiquette of pipe smoking, which is introduced with the following quotation: "Too often, the word tact is used to designate what is mere diplomacy. In simple truth, tact means the practice of thoughtfulness in …
The Tobacco Files 11 - Seattle Pipe Club Hogshead & Savinelli Janus

The Tobacco Files 11 - Seattle Pipe Club Hogshead & Savinelli Janus

Posted by Greg Rosenberg on 3rd Jun 2022

For this Tobacco File, we have Seattle Pipe Clubs latest, Hogshead, and Janus from the Italian pipe masters at Savinelli. HogsheadOur hogshead is a blend of very old Virginias cultivated in Africa, Brazil, and the United States. Pressed into an easy to use plug, Hogshead har …
5 Best Pipe Kits for Beginners

5 Best Pipe Kits for Beginners

Posted by Greg Rosenberg on 1st Jun 2022

Beginner pipe kits are perfect for the newcomer learning to smoke a pipe. Along with starting you off with a great, affordable pipe, you’re set up with the accessories you need to hit the ground running. However, searching for the best pipe kits for beginners can be difficult for a new pipe smoker w …
The Tobacco Files 9 - Sutliff Uno & Presbyterian

The Tobacco Files 9 - Sutliff Uno & Presbyterian

Posted by Greg Rosenberg on 6th May 2022

The blends for this column were a lot of fun—a novel newcomer and a sanctified classic. I've been smoking Sutliff Uno and Presbyterian. For a little context, Uno is the first of a six blend series, Birds of a Feather, that will be slowly rolled out over the next year. Blended by Per G …