GQ Tobaccos Askwith Kake

Recently I was most pleasantly surprised with a package from our Editor, Erin, containing two small pouches of GQ Tobaccos blends. Though I have read many praises of this blend, living in the USA they aren’t something easily obtained. In fact, my wife, wondering why I was so giddy over the contents of the small…

Hold Your Horses! (Standard Tobacco: War Horse, Loose Cut in a John Hines Cavalier)

Well, it has been an interesting time for me to say the least.  Just about 2 weeks ago, John Hines surprised me by sending me a cavalier pipe with the note “thanks for all the wonderful reviews” and on the exact same day, Russ Ouellette of Pipes and Cigars sent me five review samples of old…

Very Virginia (Lane Ltd 125th Anniversary)

Lane was founded in Dresden, Germany in 1890. 48 years later, Herman G. Lane brought his quality tobaccos to the U.S. and established his manufacturing plant in Manhattan, New York.  This historic building is depicted on our premium pipe tobacco tin.  To commemorate our 125th anniversary, we’re reviving one of the first successful blends Lane…