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Old 01-18-2013, 02:32 PM   #761
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I don't smoke aromatics--I find them too syrupy--but prefer English blends. My favorite is hard to find these days, Presbyterian Mixture, so lately I've been smoking a blend made by my tobacconist named Sir Winston (the tobacco, not the tobacconist). It is a blend of Virginia, Burley and a touch of Latakia. It's designed to be a rather cool smoke with a mild nicotine kick.
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"Sir Winston! Whip me up some Presbyterian Mixture!!!!!STAT!"
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Old 01-18-2013, 08:51 PM   #762
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I like the syrupy smoke myself. kinda like molasses dripping out of your mouth.

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I started with aromatics and eventually tried English blends and find them more nuanced and less in your face with flavors. To each his own.

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I started with aromatics and eventually tried English blends and find them more nuanced and less in your face with flavors. To each his own.
that right there. personal taste gives us an abundant variety in life.
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I don't smoke aromatics.. so lately I've been smoking a blend made by my tobacconist.. It is a blend of Virginia, Burley and a touch of Latakia. It's designed to be a rather cool smoke with a mild nicotine kick.
Sounds prett good!
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Really feel like having my Mr. Brog pipe tonight but it's so damn cold out!

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Wife just said our liquor cabinet smells awesome now that there are a bunch of tobaccos in it. Maybe I can baby step my way into an indoor smoke...

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Good-luck with that!

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Had to come show you guys my new pipe! I wasn't in the market but my wife surprised me for Valentine's Day, along with an ounce of Virginia 1! Every now and then she really surprises me... No idea how she picked up the fact I wanted to try that tobacco, and the pipe is exactly my style.

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Very nice. Enjoy.

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