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Captain Black Royal

Captain Black Royal is one of the best-selling pipe tobaccos in the world, and it’s no wonder why. This blend is a smooth mixture of golden and Black Cavendishes with a pleasantly light and sweet flavor that satisfies at any time of day.

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Captain Black Royal 1 OZ Bulk Shipping Constraints
1 OZ BULK In Stock $3.00
Captain Black Royal 1.5 OZ Pouch Shipping Constraints
1.5 OZ POUCH In Stock $8.85 $6.19
Captain Black Royal 12 OZ Tin Shipping Constraints
12 OZ TIN In Stock $57.00 $38.99
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These items cannot be shipped to a Washington state address.
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Overall Rating 4.87 out of 5 Based on 39 Ratings

Customer Reviews of “Captain Black Royal”

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4 out of 5
Good, even smoke.
Captain Black Royal was not as I expected. Very balanced and cool smoke ultimately though personally I enjoy the Gold or Black by themselves. Delicious nonetheless. Give it a try!
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Captain Black Royal 1 OZ Bulk
Have been smoking Captain Black Royal for over 20 years and had not been able to find it in bulk until I started using Pipes & Cigars. Thanks.
5 out of 5
Very nice.
Excellent! Great taste, cool smoke, and a nice room note. Easy smoke that you'll enjoy a lot.
5 out of 5
great smoke
I liked capt black gold but the royal much better
5 out of 5
Quick delivery and great packaging!
It was perfect! Excellent delivery time and the pouch it came in is lovely. Thank you so much. The recipient of this gift was highly satisfied!
5 out of 5
So Smooth
I love this stuff. I wish I had a hundred pounds so I could roll in it. ;-)
3 out of 5
Lane 1-Q
This is a nice blend. It's very cool smoking with a comforting hint of vanilla. I think Lane 1-Q is better though.
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Royal Smoke
Nice smooth and mellow smoke. Has a nice mild nutty taste with a sweet finish. Doesn't bite your tongue at all...even towards the end of the bowl.
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Royal Smoke
Nice smooth and mellow smoke. Has a nice mild nutty taste with a sweet finish. Doesn't bite your tongue at all...even towards the end of the bowl.
5 out of 5
Captain Black Royal
Very satisfied with purchase. thank you.
5 out of 5
Great Service and Selection
Always pleased with products and timely shipping.
5 out of 5
Great service and prices,and very
Great service and prices,and very fast delivery
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Turn around time
Once I place the order I see it ship that day. What could be better. I know no one who does this. Great Job
5 out of 5
try it
This is the real deal. It is creamy and has a hint of chocolate.
5 out of 5
Great Smoke.
A good enjoyable smoke, a little expensive to smoke all the time though.
5 out of 5
Great Tobacco
Great tobacco, Great price.
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Smooth smoking, even burning GREAT TASTING tobacco!!
If you haven't tried this flavor yet...DO IT NOW!!! This is a fabulous tobacco and I am hooked!
5 out of 5
Turn around time is excellent. Order is alway correct. Thanks
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Taste lingers.
Smokes cool with a pleasant lingering aftertaste.
5 out of 5
great pricing and service
having placed 3 orders with your company my experience has been great one order was wrong (my fault) and you were more than gracious, polite, understanding and more than anyone could expect helpful. thanx I will be a customer for a long time to come
5 out of 5
excellent prices
great service, and excellent prices will not shop anywhere else
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Captain Black Royal
Smooth smoking, fast delivery. . Great Company
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Best bulk purchase values
I have purchased bulk tobacco here for over two years and never disappointed. Great value and extraordinarily fast shipping is demonstrated by these folks each time-thanks Guys!
5 out of 5
Great tobacco
Great tobacco
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Always an Easy Order
Never had an issue with palcing orders via internet and shipment / delivery is also very smooth. No surprises :-)
5 out of 5
Captain Black Royal
This is the best of all Captain Blacks I have tried no bite and stays lit also great taste.
5 out of 5
Captain Black Royal Bulk
A great rich flavored pipe tobacco that this company offers and at great affordable price
5 out of 5
Captain Black Roryal in bulk Really nice option
I like being able to purchase my favorite retail tobacco in bulk.
5 out of 5
Will do business again.
Very fast shipping and great product!
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Wonderful pricing
I like the quick turn around of online ordering and the really good bulk pricing
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Satisified Customer
I received my order promptly. Thank you.
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almost free
graet price
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Pleasant Smoke
Have been enjoying Captain Black Royal for over 15 years, burns clean, no bite, and very pleasant aroma. Enjoy white as well, and am looking forward to trying some of the newer tin varieties, as well as copper that I will be ordering from P&C, since they are not available in this area.
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Captain Black Royal
Been smoking this stuff for 30 years. Very mild, but aromatic and satisfying. iT'S THE ONLY TOBACCO i REALL LIKE!
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Meerschaum and Captain Black
Love your company, and your products are always as described, fresh, well made and well packaged. Thanks.
5 out of 5
Ernest Driscoll (CDR, USN, ret) college professor
I hold you guys in the highest esteem. Great product line at very reasonable prices. Better yet, fast shipping is nearly flawless. Appreciate you being there for me...
5 out of 5
Bulk Purchase of Captain Black Royal
This was my 2nd bulk purchase of pipe tobacco from Both purchases easy to conduct. I am well satisfied; good price, good quality, order tracking, and quick delivery. is the best website that I am aware of. Their product selection is the largest I've seen. Their monthly specials are worth checking out. They carry a number of cigars and pipes that I have not seen anywhere else.
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Captain Black oyal
For the past 3 years I have found it almost impossible to find Captain Black Royal in stores, tobacco shops or anywhere else. I am retired military and the Post Exchanges have cut back on all pipe products. "Pipes and Cigars" has been remarkable in the quick delivery on all my orders. I have been a pipe smoker for well over 40 years and all my purchases will now be through this company.
5 out of 5
capt black royal
have been through many types of blends but can't get away from this stuff
Customer Testimonials
This is a smooth, mild aromatic smoke and I was happy with it. Not overly sweet at all. It's just right! Pouch note is superb. Had a bit of trouble keeping it lit out of the pouch...likely a bit damp. Suggest drying it out before filling your bowl. I had no tongue bite, perhaps because I tend to sip my pipe (years of smoking aromatics have taught me that). All in all, an excellent value for the money.
An excellent all-around tobacco. Great for every occasion
A very smooth smoke. It tastes a bit like Irish Cream.
Still my favorite. I like a mild smoke with no bite and Captain Black Royal delivers every time.
A few months ago, this became my first ever pipe tobacco. It has a great, although slightly alcoholic, smell in the tin. The room note is pleasing to me and those around me. The taste is a nice sweetness with a rich vanilla flavor. Really a great tobacco. While I definitely recommend this tobacco, I do not believe this makes for a good first tobacco. The reason is that it tries to give you tongue bite without much remorse. Most of the other tobaccos I have tried since are a lot more forgiving on that front. I no longer have a tongue bite issue but, to this day, when I smoke this blend I feel it threatening me a little... letting me know that it's not going to be as nice to me as other tobaccos are if I get careless. Still, once again, great tobacco.
Typical of CB, nice pouch note, nice room note. The pouch I bought was not overly moist. Nice burn with few relights. No bite, like CB Original can. Nice taste, a little mild.
To me this is the best OTC blend there is! If you want a rich vanilla taste that is actually present look no further. I won't touch CB White but this stuff is awesome! You really cant get enough of CB Royal.
This was my first pipe tobacco I bought for my churchwarden pipe. It took me a day or two to get used to the style, but once I did, it was very enjoyable. I picked up a few cigars I used to smoke prior to, and honestly, I think this tobacco and pipe smoking in general has ruined me for cigars lol.
I LOVE IT, I LOVE IT, I LOVE IT. I daydream about it while I'm at work. Great room note, wonderful taste.
All around good tobacco. What I started on and it always is a pleasure to smoke.
Definitely my favorite of the Captain black blends. Spicy, smooth, and smokey. I have the same issues with this as I did with Captain Black White though. Humectant. It makes it hard to keep lit, Burns hot, and lots of tongue bite. Let it dry out for a long while and it will be one of the best OTC blends you will have.
the reason I will continue as a return customer is the personal touch I got when buying from yall.....yes yall im from Louisiana wasn't 3 min. after I made a purchase I got a call. and yall also have the tobacco I love,maybe i'll get a pipe soon mine is a little old.tyvm for being the store with a soul. Danny edwards
A friend of mine gave me the latter part of his pouch of Captain Black Royal to sample. While, I didn't absolutely hate this blend I didn't love it either. There's a sort of perfume-y flavor to this blend that I couldn't get past. Actually, I couldn't tell if it was perfume or marshmallow. It's definitely not similar to Lane 1-Q which I noticed that some other reviewer mentioned, as it lacks the element of a cigar flavor that 1-Q seems to have at least on my palette. I smoked a single bowl of this, and it was enough for me to realize that i wouldn't want to smoke anymore of it. It smells great in the pouch, but in the bowl it's as if you've set a bottle of perfume alight and are trying to roast a marshmallow. If you like how that sounds, then this is probably the blend you're looking for, but if you're looking for the same steadiness that Lane 1-Q or Captain Black White present in their flavor pallet, you'll want to keep looking for another blend. In conclusion, it's a sweet flavor with a very overpowering almost floral perfume sweetness, it has none of the cigarish flavor of Captain Black White or Lane 1-Q, if you don't like a sweet tobacco, if you don't like a highly floral tasting tobacco, then this probably isn't something you'll enjoy.
This tobacco was one of the first i ever smoked when i first picked up a pipe. So when i want a guranted smoke that will sastisfy i will always go back to captin black.
This was one of my first tobaccos that I have tried, and I have to say I am a fan. It has a very nice, mellow tobacco flavor with just the slightest hint of a sweetness (though I wouldn't call it "sweet"). There's not too specific of a flavor, so I think anyone can enjoy it. I would recommend it for anyone starting to smoke or even if you just want that straight up chill tobacco flavor. Very nice.
I stayed away from this blend for some time, assuming that it would be horrible. Up until recently, I'd seen it sold at drug stores all my life. And most of the OTC blends I've tried, I have not liked. Well, I bought an ounce of this stuff...and imagine my surprise when it immediately reminded me of one of my favorite bulk blends - Lane's 1-Q! After a bit of digging online, I find that many believe this to be VERY similar to 1-Q, if not exactly the same blend. I can't say for certain it's exactly the same, but I can tell you that I've smelled both in separate containers over and over, and can't tell the difference in aroma. I've looked at them side-by-side, and they look the same to me. I've smoked 'em both, and they seem the same to me! So much so, that I dumped my Captain Black on top of my 1-Q, and labeled the Mason Jar "Capt Black Royal/Lane 1-Q - Same." I can't even look into the jar and see where one begins and the other ends. "Well, that's all interesting, Mr. Gray, but what are your conclusions?" I would say, it's great! Try it! BUT...if you find you really like it (like I do), just buy the 1-Q in bulk. It's cheaper. And you can call it Captain Black if you want to. Heck, buy a bulk ounce of each and try it for yourself.