Cube Cutting a Flake Tobacco

I have enjoyed and received positive feedback on the articles I’ve done on different methods of preparing tobacco and loading it to smoke. It occurred to me that I had left out one of my personal favorite methods, one that I use not as often but exclusively with certain blends: cube cutting. Cube cutting is…

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…

Samuel Gawith’s Squadron Leader Flies High

After reading more than one post singing the praises of Samuel Gawith’s Squadron Leader and learning it was more of a Balkan blend, not a Latakia-bomb, and knowing my general fondness for Samuel Gawith’s blends, I began to watch for a chance to pick some up. The description says: “Bright and Dark Virginias blended together with…