Best Enjoyed Afterward! (Mac Baren Dark Twist Roll Cake in a MacQueen White Wizard)

One of the best parts of writing reviews is the chance to sample different tobaccos.  I recently received a shipment of Mac Baren tobaccos, including some old favorites, and at least one new favorite.  Having recently done a review on Mac Baren navy flake, and having enjoyed a few bowls of Capstan Gold, I looked…

The Art of Contemplation (Erik Stokkebye 4th Generation 1882 Founders Blend) Smoked in a Yello-Bole briar pug.

            Latakia, sun-cured orientals, mature virginias, and full-bodied Kentucky leaf blended together to create an old-fashioned English smoke. Upon opening this tobacco, I was greeted with the subtle spiciness of orientals and latakia, which I found unusual as most latakia smokes that I have experienced are quite powerful.  It is a…