What was your last tobacco purchase?

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Re: What was your last tobacco purchase?

Post by Docrameous » Sat Nov 21, 2020 11:54 am

sweetandsour wrote:
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Your first post? Welcome, sir. Did you introduce yourself in the Biography forum?
Yes and thanks. Just learning my way around and so I’ll wander over to the biography forum.

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Re: What was your last tobacco purchase?

Post by TheShepherd » Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:04 pm

mcommini wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 5:27 pm
Adam Z wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:46 am
mcommini wrote:
Wed Nov 18, 2020 8:56 pm
C&D's Chenet's Cake. Was at the tobacco shop today and my brother pointed out two tins bulging from fermentation. Tin date July 2017. Never tried it before and torn between tearing into it now or letting it age more.
I hope you like LOVE perique... :lol:
Heck, I've been known to smoke perique straight. Not often, but every once in a blue moon.

Still in the can for now. Don't know if it will sit there for 7 more years, but I don't need it right this minute.
Do you know of an inexpensive straight perique blend? I saw some for $64 for a pound, which is more than I'd like to pay if possible.

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Re: What was your last tobacco purchase?

Post by mcommini » Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:50 pm

TheShepherd wrote:
Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:04 pm
mcommini wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 5:27 pm
Adam Z wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:46 am
mcommini wrote:
Wed Nov 18, 2020 8:56 pm
C&D's Chenet's Cake. Was at the tobacco shop today and my brother pointed out two tins bulging from fermentation. Tin date July 2017. Never tried it before and torn between tearing into it now or letting it age more.
I hope you like LOVE perique... :lol:
Heck, I've been known to smoke perique straight. Not often, but every once in a blue moon.

Still in the can for now. Don't know if it will sit there for 7 more years, but I don't need it right this minute.
Do you know of an inexpensive straight perique blend? I saw some for $64 for a pound, which is more than I'd like to pay if possible.
No, I don't. Perique tends to be a comparatively expensive tobacco, as it's only produced in a rather small region in batches each year and has a unique curing process.
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Re: What was your last tobacco purchase?

Post by TheShepherd » Wed Nov 25, 2020 9:16 am

mcommini wrote:
Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:50 pm
TheShepherd wrote:
Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:04 pm
mcommini wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 5:27 pm
Adam Z wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:46 am
mcommini wrote:
Wed Nov 18, 2020 8:56 pm
C&D's Chenet's Cake. Was at the tobacco shop today and my brother pointed out two tins bulging from fermentation. Tin date July 2017. Never tried it before and torn between tearing into it now or letting it age more.
I hope you like LOVE perique... :lol:
Heck, I've been known to smoke perique straight. Not often, but every once in a blue moon.

Still in the can for now. Don't know if it will sit there for 7 more years, but I don't need it right this minute.
Do you know of an inexpensive straight perique blend? I saw some for $64 for a pound, which is more than I'd like to pay if possible.
No, I don't. Perique tends to be a comparatively expensive tobacco, as it's only produced in a rather small region in batches each year and has a unique curing process.
Thanks, I'll see if I can find some on discount.

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Re: What was your last tobacco purchase?

Post by DepartedLight » Mon Nov 30, 2020 10:58 am

Nabbed small amounts of P&C Matches for EMP and 759.
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Re: What was your last tobacco purchase?

Post by DepartedLight » Mon Nov 30, 2020 12:35 pm

DepartedLight wrote:
Mon Nov 30, 2020 10:58 am
Nabbed small amounts of P&C Matches for EMP and 759.
Clearly the EMP Match isn't. Just Early Morning Match. Aromatic. Drying some out now.
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Re: What was your last tobacco purchase?

Post by hugodrax » Mon Nov 30, 2020 2:43 pm

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Re: What was your last tobacco purchase?

Post by DepartedLight » Thu Dec 03, 2020 8:01 pm

I had many tins of various English / Latakia blends. Since age isn't a big deal I didn't worry about it. Then I lost my Lat mojo. For quite a while.

The recent box pass had some ancient Presbyterian dated back to the 17th Century that I could not pass up.

Mojo be back, baby!

After that tin I popped some 965 and skipped down the road.

That tin came to an end and I checked the cellar and no light lats at all. Zero.

Therefore, tonight I ordered:
Pete EMP
Pete 965
Presbyterian
H&H Signature Olde Tyme Swirl
and for dessert - Russ' Fudge Cake

Don't run out of light English Blends, Brothers. mmm-k?
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Re: What was your last tobacco purchase?

Post by Bloodhound » Mon Dec 14, 2020 4:24 pm

I was all out of MB H&H Bold Kentucky so I stopped into the local shop and they had some the clerk told me how much I owed...it was 3 times as much as I had thought it should be. I paid for it and he handed me the tin, and I realized it was the 3.5 oz tin...OH...:)

This shop is a special place and I would pay that just because they offer so much more than just tobacco cigars and accessories. Actually the price was less than I would have paid for the same with shipping from P&C...so glad I bought it locally
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Re: What was your last tobacco purchase?

Post by Goose55 » Sun Dec 20, 2020 4:51 pm

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What was your last tobacco purchase?

Post by Benton629 » Sun Dec 20, 2020 6:02 pm

Bought me another 8oz can of Seattle Pipe Club Plum Pudding.
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Rounded the order out with pouches of Sir Walter Raleigh regular, aromatic, and Amphora.

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Re: What was your last tobacco purchase?

Post by JohnnyMcPiperson » Sat Dec 26, 2020 3:43 pm

Vauen Oxford Blend


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