Cult Blood Red Moon Pipe Tobacco Tin

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With a crowd pleasing room note and real tobacco flavor, Cult Blood Red Moon is a popular aromatic that appeals to many pipe smokers. Flavors of cherry and dark chocolate mingle with sweet and toasty tobacco.  Viewed by many as being the most bite free cherry blend available, Blood Red Moon is a great choice for smoking in public all day.

Brand: Cult

Blended By: Scandinavian Tobacco Group

Model: Blood Red Moon

Tobacco Type: Burley and Cavendish

Cut: Coarse

Blend Type: Aromatic

Strength: 2 of 5

Taste: Medium

Room Note: Very Pleasant

Flavoring: Cherry and Vanilla

Amount: 50 g. / 1.75 oz.

Country: United States


What is in it?
This is an aromatic blend with cherry flavor
Burley: There is Burley in this blend, although you may struggle to notice it.
Virginia: The Virginia seems to be the main component.  
Cavendish: You will find quite a bit of black Cavendish present.
What does it smoke like?
Blood Red Moon is a full aromatic pipe tobacco.  The taste of the tobacco is not entirely overwhelmed by the topping, but rather combines into one flavor.  I taste very sweet cherry, and dark chocolate.  The flavor is similar to eating a cherry cordial, but there is a bread like toasty taste that has to be the Burley and Virginia.  For a full aromatic, I noticed no tongue bite.  The tobacco left no dottle, but there was some moisture in the bowl.  The next bowl of whatever you have in the same pipe may have a ghost of cherry flavor.
How to prepare it?
Aromatic pipe tobacco is very sensitive to preparation.  Take one bowl's worth out of the tin and let it dry in the air for at least half an hour.  When the tobacco is no longer moist/sticky you are ready to pack.  Use a light hand while packing the bowl.  A two step pack is better than a three step pack for this blend.  If it won't stay lit, use a tamper to tighten the pack a bit.  Don't smash it in since it is very difficult to loosen the tobacco again.  You should have no trouble drawing air thru the pipe.  Smoke with a controlled, slow cadence for maximum flavor.

61 Reviews

  • 4
    goes well with diet pepsi wild cherry.

    Posted by Peter Kim on 10th Nov 2018

    New to pipe smoking and been trying different tobaccos. This one stands out with a nice flavor of cherry but not overpowering or not like cold medicine. It does burn a little hot.

  • 5
    Smells incredible

    Posted by Angus on 9th Oct 2018

    Probably the best tobacco I’ve ever had. smells and tastes fantastic and smokes as smooth as can be.

  • 5
    Unusual atoma, pleasant smoke

    Posted by John M. on 2nd Oct 2018

    One of the best.

  • 5
    Cult Blood Red Moon

    Posted by terry nicolay on 29th Sep 2018

    One of the best aromatics I've had!

  • 5
    This is THE cherry aromatic

    Posted by Patrick A. Johnson on 23rd Sep 2018

    I have tried a few cherry aromatics, but none have ever wowed me. I figured it may be my skill at tasting as opposed to the blends. After trying Blood Red Moon, I have realized that it was those blends and not my novice taste buds. This stuff is simply amazing, and the cherry flavor exists all the way to the last little bit of ash. The cherry never overpowers, but it you certainly now it is there standing out in front.

  • 5
    Best in cherry aromatic so far

    Posted by Mike Shahin on 9th Sep 2018

    Best in cherry aromatic so far, I’m new to a smoking pipe and I’m used to vape which has strong and sweet flavors, Cult blood red moon provide the aroma from my experience but not the sweetness you looking for. is the best to deal with and Ben is always there to help if needed even on holidays and weekends he responded to my email when I had issues with an order, best small business helpful attitude on the market

  • 5
    Cult Blood Red Moon

    Posted by Ralph Mcculley on 4th Sep 2018

    This is a very sweet aromatic, but the Cherry flavor is not overly sweet. The sweetness that I taste is more of the chocolatey Cavendish taste. The cherry is definitely there! I love this blend, it is great after supper or late in the evening. I’m sure some people would use this as an all-day smoke, but for me, it is a Desert/treat. I’m pretty sure you can only get it in the tin. If I could I would buy a tub of this!!

  • 5
    Cult Blood Red Moon

    Posted by Greg on 1st Sep 2018

    Very nice blend, very smooth, great taste, and room note. AAA

  • 5
    Aromatic / Cherry

    Posted by BRENDAN BARTHI on 23rd Aug 2018

    If you're looking for a high-quality pipe tobacco with a solid cherry taste that almost damn near matches the tin note ....this is it ....fantastic tobacco.