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Round-A-Bout

Round-A-Bout is the battle of the circle cut bulk tobacco. Just like in boxing, you can go round and round with pipe tobacco until you find the one you like. Here we have two great contenders, 3oz of Newminster No. 403 Superior Round Slices vs. 3oz of Peter Stokkebye 403 Luxury Bulls Eye Flake. Now we call on our P&C Faithful to help determine which is the Round-A-Bout battle leader. At this time you can purchase both tobaccos at a low price and be able to smoke them side by side. Once you have tried them, come back and leave your review and tell us who the clear winner should be.





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Pipe Tobacco SamplerIn Stock$15.99
Newminster No. 403 Superior Round Slices Shipping Constraints
Per OZIn Stock$2.49
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$1.90
Peter Stokkebye 403 Luxury Bulls Eye Flake Shipping Constraints
Per OZIn Stock$3.51
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Overall Rating4.62 out of 5 Based on 124 Ratings

Customer Reviews of “Round-A-Bout”

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5 out of 5
A++
was incredible on taste perfect after noon or mom smke
4 out of 5
Sexy Looking Plain Taste
I was tempted to pour milk on these flakes and eat them as cereal. I think this blend may be appreciated by people who prefer Virginias on the rustic side. I could not pick up on the Cavendish trail during my smoke, as some have said the flavor pops in now and then. I am used to having some Latakia in my blends and I just could not see myself enjoying this or any other VaPer on a regular basis. Extraordinary quality nonetheless.
5 out of 5
Great taste
For a strong smoke very mild
5 out of 5
It's a good one.
Very good tobacco! It has a strong flavor that will give you a nice punch. Good nicotine boost as well. Burns perfect and long lasting.
5 out of 5
Excellent blend.
Of hundreds tried, this one is just plain great!! May it NEVER go off the market as some do. If you like even Golden Slice, Sunset Breeze, Dark Strong, Wessex Burley Slice, Royal Jersey(purple), Old Shenandoah/Bootleg, even Milonga, Vintage Syrian, Fusilier's Ration, St. Bruno Flake, some Rattrays, St. James Woods, Dark Star, Dunbar, etc. you might like it. Just don't buy it out!! Dave C.
4 out of 5
Pretty good .but it's not
Pretty good .but it's not Navy deluxe
4 out of 5
Perfect blend
These coins are my favorite bulk blend because like so many of Newminster's blends they are high quality tobacco at a reasonable price. The balance or Virginias and dark fired Kentuckys is great. I bought nearly a pound so that I could enjoy some now and pack away a bunch in the cellar for aging.
4 out of 5
Good stuff!
Good stuff, a winning combination of VA and DF.
5 out of 5
One of the best "flake types"!
A really great sweetheart. Just outstanding value!
5 out of 5
Best bulk VaPer
The best bulk VaPer I've had yet. It's basically a budget version of Escudo Navy Deluxe. Highly doubt most smokers could differentiate the two. Fairly light body but has a natural mellow sweetness and just a smidge of spice. burns near perfect. Will def buy more for when I want a lighter VaPer and use GL Pease Fillmore when in the mood for something more bold.
5 out of 5
PSLBF
Great stuff. Looks good....tastes good....smells good. A new favorite.
5 out of 5
Peter Stokebye Bulls Eye Flake
Great smoke, great value. I have compared this to other "high end" flakes and found this tobacco to be superior in taste and aroma.
5 out of 5
Bulleyes
My favorite tobacco of all times. Never a bite and a nice room odor.
5 out of 5
A staple blend
I can't sing the praises of this blend enough. It's nothing terribly special, it's just a solid and super tasty blend. Molasses sweetness with a bready grassiness of the Virginias accented by a peppery dark fruit note from the perique all mellowed by the unsweetened Cavendish core. Rub it out into ribbons or fold and stuff the flakes, each preparation brings out different flavor profiles from the blend. I'm hoping to buy a few pounds to cellar because this stuff is going to age beautifully. If you're interested in trying VaPers then buy this blend!
5 out of 5
Pleasant surprise
This is one of the best Virginia blends that I have tried. When you get bulk, you can never be sure what you’re getting due to variables such as how it was stored, how long it was stored, etc. This blend was apparently stored just right because it lights easily and is delicious. The Virginia and dark fired may be a better combination than Virginia/perique. I highly recommend it. Great value.
5 out of 5
It's Good
I keep it on stock. It's my current all day favorite. It's a solid VaPer and the Cavendish gives it a bit of flavor that is sweet but not intrusive.
5 out of 5
Awesome baccy
Awesome blend!
5 out of 5
Bulls eye
3rd time buying Bullseye. Excellent blend and smoke it everyday.
5 out of 5
WOW!
Peter Stokkebye 403 Luxury Bulls Eye Flake is a great smoke! It has a "punch you in the mouth" flavor that will surprise you. Nice sweet and spicy, winter-woodstove smoke with a great nicotine punch! It burns cool and LONG. A little goes a long way. Definitely worth buying. I am not sure if I could smoke it all day. It's more of a treat.
4 out of 5
Bullseye!
The coins are smaller than I thought, but that doesn't matter grab another one! I really enjoyed smoking this quality tobacco. I used more of a smash and pack, rather than a fold and pack. I wanted to get the middle of the coin mixed in, but it was nice to have the change as the bowl burned.
5 out of 5
Peter Stokkebeye 403 Luxury Bulls Eye Flake
I only smoked it one time, but I enjoyed every bit of it. I rubbed it out and put it in the bowl and it smoked very nice. May be the best non aromatic with perique that i've ever smoked. Thank you Pipes and cigars for your service..
4 out of 5
A good coin
On the mild side of medium, but tasty and softer tasting than PS Bullseye. Burns cleanly.
4 out of 5
Anytime Smoke
This is a tobacco to smoke anytime of day. Nice and smooth no hard bite. Love it.
5 out of 5
Superb
Good job
5 out of 5
Love it!
Smokes very even and fun to pack! Love the bullseye! Mildish with a touch of sweetness.
4 out of 5
good smoke
good smoke
4 out of 5
Good
No need to rave about the bulls eyes every body knows its a good blend but it gets tiresome after a while. I dont have that discerning palate that can tell the sweetness when i hit the cavendish! Other than that it is a good va per burns well mildly sweet and the room note is of typical hay virginia scent. It should age well and when bought in bulk its relatively affordable. Al janabi
4 out of 5
Keep coming back to luxury
This and Luxury Twist Flake have made it into my regular rotation.
4 out of 5
Bullseye
Loved the bullseye in these little coins. Moisture content just right and rub out nicely for easy packing. Wife didn't complain about room note. However, they smoked milder then I thought they would and the flavor was kind of light. Instead of being my stronger late night smoke they were mild enough to be an all day smoke. Not a criticism, just not what I expected. May try again.
3 out of 5
I had hope for something
I had hope for something better, more flavorful...........
5 out of 5
good tobacco
nice smoke
5 out of 5
great
smokes good, no bite, needs a couple of char lights before it takes off but very plesant
5 out of 5
Straightforward, Yet Elegant Tobacco for Those Who Enjoy the Unaltered Taste of Tobacco
It's important to note that this flake is best suited for those who love the taste of unadulterated tobaccos. It does not obscure the core taste beneath top notes. However, it is a refreshingly grassy and smoky VaPer enriched by the sweetness of the Cavendish. It manages to be simultaneously delicious yet unobtrusive. There are highly complex tobaccos that require one to sit and focus only on the smoke; then there are more straightforward tobaccos that one can enjoy while strolling or chatting. This is definitely the latter, yet it's lack of complexity does not equate to a lack of elegance. This is my go-to smoke for evenings with friends and family.
4 out of 5
Good now, Great later
LBF is a great Tobacco. Beautiful to look at, tasty, and has enough nuance with the sweet bullseye of cavendish to make it interesting. I try and always have a few jars of this in my cellar, as its a good smoke, albeit a bit rough around the edges when fresh. A couple of years in the cellar make it truly sing!
5 out of 5
Love it
I will and have reordered. Nice flavor good roomnote and burns cool
5 out of 5
Very Good Bulk Va/Per
Wow! I am really pleased and surprised at how good this bulk blend is! It’s really delicious. My favorite blends these days are Va/Pers and straight Virginias (although I like many burley blends, too). These bulleye coins present very well, and they are easy to load into the bowl. As with regular flake tobacco, these bullseye flakes can be prepped several ways for loading. Different methods do affect how the tobacco smokes and even how it tastes. I prefer a type of fold & stuff method where I roll up the coin into a semi-loose ball then stuff the ball into the bowl. Keep in mind that these coins each have a core of black cavendish, which provides a sweet touch to the smoke. If you fully rub out the coins, or chop them up, the cavendish will be more evenly distributed throughout the bowl and the sweet flavor it imparts will also be more even. If you use a fold & stuff method, as I do, the sweetness from the cavendish will sort of “pop” in the mix from time to time, unexpectedly, as the bits of cavendish are encountered irregularly. I like these sweet surprises! No matter how I prepared this blend, it lit easily, had a consistent burn with few re-lights, and smoked pretty well no matter what pipe I used. However, it smoked best in my Rattray’s “Judge” poker. It has a deep, narrow bowl, which seems well-suited for flakes. The longest continuous smoke I think I’ve ever had in nearly 40 years of pipe smoking was with this blend in my large “tulip” meerschaum by H. Ege. This is my largest pipe with a very deep, relatively narrow bowl. The bowl is at least 2 inches deep, if not a bit more. I used a little over 4 coins, packed fairly firmly. The smoke lasted 1 hour and 40 minutes! I timed it. And this blend seemed to get better and better as the bowl progressed. At the price, you can't go wrong! Highly recommended.
5 out of 5
Great Packing
Fast shipment and well packed!
5 out of 5
Tasty and in Bulk
I really enjoy the 403. Mr. Stokkebye has made a nice one here. All though some would say its not a true VAper its a good smoke with a hint of sweetness thanks to the Virginia's and Cavendish mix, plus its available in bulk which is always a plus in my book.
5 out of 5
Excellent
A1 stuff. Quick shipment 👌🏻
5 out of 5
Nice -- similar to Orlik Golden Slice
Very similar to Orlik Golden Slice, my favorite, with a just a minute touch of Cavendish. I can't get OGS in bulk. But, this will do perfectly. (Note that I did order two separate quantities of the LBEF. The moisture content and color were considerably different. However, taste was consistent. Just let it breathe for a couple of hours or so and you're all set.)
4 out of 5
first try with newminster products
newminster 403 round slices i think they will make a great summer smoke i like the taste of the va could use a little more of the dark fireed in my opinion over all a good smoke
5 out of 5
Bullseye indeed
This is such a simple yet amazing tobacco. There is no way to properly communicate how well it puts checks in so many boxes. Want virginias you can taste? Check. Want some plummy Perique that says hello from the first puff? Check? Want an aromatic that complements the tobacco without overwhelming? Check. I am glad I waited a while to order. Any sooner and my palate may not have enjoyed this coin as much. This is an awesome mixture, and the price makes it even more attractive. I want to cellar some but I don't know if it will be around long enough for that to happen. Oh - and wait for the second half of the bowl!
5 out of 5
Don't over think it
It's so simple. Perfectly portioned coins with perfect Virginia flavor. It doesn't get bitter; the Cavendish dot takes care of that. I devoted an old restored Medico "Frank" to just this flake- perfect sized chamber for just one coin. I puff on this all day when I go camping. Don't over think this blend and you'll love it! The price is incredible, and the bullseye cut flake is the coolest presentation in pipe tobacco
4 out of 5
Nice Flake
Love the look of these coins. They're pretty tasty, too. I like the mix of the different tobaccos, gives a mildly sweet and kind of spicy smoke. I'm putting them up agains some Davidoff Flake Medallions. They're similar, yet different.
5 out of 5
Fantastic!
My go to smoke Super smooth and great flavor even better with age
5 out of 5
Good Substitute for OGS
Good substitute for Orlike Golden Sliced. IMO it's sweeter than OGS, with a sweet, grassy taste
4 out of 5
Needs aging but good blend
Bullseye flake, which come in coins are nice. That touch of cavendish added to VaPer is nice, but jar it up and wait a few months at least. I had a buddy send me some that had sat for a year. Vastly improved.
5 out of 5
Love it!
Bulls eye is truly appropriate for this blend. Not just for the center nugget of Cavendish, but mostly cause this tobacco hits the spot! It's a great VaPer, sweet and spicy together with the earthy hay-like Virginia. It doesn't bite and could be an all-day smoke. I wouldn't do it cause I would be afraid to get tired of it. I smoke it at least once or twice a week. Highly recommend and P&C delivery was prompt and accurate!
5 out of 5
Great candidate for a cellar tobacco. If you're a new pipe smoker, try this!
WOW! I've tried a few different flake and coin cuts now and this one was my favorite after just one helping. Did a basic rub in my palm with 1 coin and stuffed it in to my Wessex for a taste. Meaty, sweet, spicy. Sweet grass hay profile through all of it. Good, consistent, pleasing smoke. Unable to attest to room note...I smoke outside. Will be trying it in my Cobbit tonight to see if it's different. I am ordering more of this and this will definitely be one that I stock away a few jars of in the cellar, right next to Scotty's Stonewall and some Old Dark Fired. Also, as a relatively new pipe smoker (about a year now), this has some really easily identified characteristics. So, I'd recommend it for new pipers based on that too...it'll help you learn how to discern what's in your tobacco.
5 out of 5
One of my go to smokes
This is my favorite sliced tobacco. The rounds are small enough to just shove into most pipes without preparation and the flavor is great
5 out of 5
Delightful kick!
Listening to the fireplace roar and enjoying and deliciois bowl this. What a truly smooth burn with just the right amount of spice. I will be buying much more of this to cellar.
5 out of 5
Give it Time
Didn't like this when I first got it, tasted harsh. I set it aside for a year and went back to it. The Virginia settled down and the dark fire is nice and smokey. I love this stuff.
5 out of 5
Amazing
My new favorite!
5 out of 5
Great value, great taste
I really enjoy smoking vaper blends. Escudo and Orlick golden flake are usually my go to blends. I'd read glowing reviews on Bullseye Flake and finally decided to give it a try and I must admit, this stuff is really good. I fold up two or three coins roll them up into a tight ball and stuff them in. Slightly sweet, slightly spicy and quite delicious. I usually get about an hour of enjoyment from a bowl full. Great value, great taste, if you try it, I'm sure you will not be disappointed. It's my all day smoke now.
5 out of 5
Luxury Bulls Eye Flake Is Right On Target
I'm not sure but I believe Peter Stokkebye Luxury Bulls Eye Flake is the top seller in the whole line-up of Stokkebye tobacco blends. I actually rank this tobacco with Orlik Golden Sliced and would venture to say that if you do like Orlik you would really appreciate Bulls Eye Flake too. Consistently this tobacco in bulk often rides the top ten chart of best bulk tobacco sales. Now that I've ranked Bulls Eye Flake among the best all-time tobaccos, I should point out that P&C would know a lot more than I do about each one of the blends by Stokkebye but the sales would say the most.
4 out of 5
Great Va/Per for Your Rotation
If you're into Va/Pers, this is one to try. It has the great flavor of your Virginas along with smoky, pepper of the Perique. The cavendish center is a nice touch that adds some more flair to the taste as you smoke it. I've rubbed the medallions out, but to be honest, I think folding up a couple for your bowl provides a better taste. I'm rating it 4 Stars simply because Dunhill Dark Flake is my all time favorite Va/Per. I will definitely be buying more to go into my rotation.
5 out of 5
Bullseye lluxury. flak
Great tobacco, this is and will be my go to smoke
5 out of 5
Surprising Hit
What a great value. I guess Im just a cro-mag because I just stuff the bullseyes in the pipe with no drying or rubbing. Slow burning and medium flavor. The balance of the hint of cavendish and the peppery perique is perfect to me and the price is so good. Gonna cellar a few ounces for a couple years I imagine the flavors will blossom. Will buy again
5 out of 5
100-9X
It might not score 10X but it's close. Great blend, the perique is just right and every now and then you get a pocket of sweetness from that cavendish X-ring. Don't rub this stuff. It gets awfully harsh if it becomes too loose. Pack it different ways to find what suites you and your bowl. Good things take time and practice, just ask any bullseye shooter.
4 out of 5
This one is on the mark
Great flavour. First time using bullseyes and I will definitely be getting some more. One thing, it seems closer to full strength rather than medium. Definitely woke me up a bit. All in all, I'm very pleased.
5 out of 5
Bullseye!
Excellent tobacco and a great price!
5 out of 5
Get it while you can!
Had cellared an ounce of this for a few years. Oh my! I only wish I had put more back.Waiting for it to be back in stock so I can buy a pound to cellar. If you really want to taste the full potential of a blend learn to be patient. You'll thank yourself later.
5 out of 5
Great Smoke, up there alone amongst "Coins"
A friend sent me a sample of these rounds, on trying it I found a great smoke that impressed so much that I've devoted a pipe to use exclusively with it. Slow sipping brings a stream of sweetness that last's to the end of the bowl plus a fullness that satisfies. I've come back twice for a pound for cellaring and one more to smoke now. It's just great and I'm looking forward to 2 or 3 years if I can wait that long.
5 out of 5
Impressive Blend
I don't stuff whole coins, I shred and stuff, this tobacco has earned a place in my favorites. It starts out sweet and full and stays that way to the end, the stoved Kentucky gives a richness to the smoke and the over all combo stays with you. Hard puffing gets bitey so it really needs a slow smoking. I tried a 3 hr. DG and it lost nothing in flavor. I don't know how it will cellar but, if the Virginias get sweeter it will be a winner. I'll be ordering another pound or two.
5 out of 5
Another pleasant surprise!!
I was given a 2 oz. sample for Christmas. I must confess, I was pleasantly surprised. It started like a standard VA Slice/Round. It had that heavy dark sugary (more molasses than table) note. Then by the third puff, it began to exhibit a nice peppery note. It was quite an enjoyable puff. The flavors that expressed themselves to the bottom of the bowl kept things interesting. I have a lot of smokes in rotation now, however, I will be making room for this little treat! Enjoy!!
5 out of 5
A proper flake, manufactured to perfection!!!!
This is one of my favorite bulls eye flakes on the market. If this style of tobacco is your thing, give this a try, you won't be disappointed. If you don't like it, I'll buy it off ya'!!!!!
5 out of 5
Great Buy
Reminds me of Dark Fired Kentucky and is a very pleasing smoke. This is a very high quality product. Will be ordering more.
3 out of 5
Very good bullseye, but used to be better
I’ve tried smoking this particular tobacco for years and every time I get a new batch, it tastes different. This one somehow lacked the flavor of previous editions. Still like it, though.
4 out of 5
Great!
Great tobacco, I always keep some at my desk.
5 out of 5
Good VaPer
Enjoy this flake very much. You have to be especially careful with this one not to freight train it or you'll roast your tongue and lose the wonderful flavors. Sweet cavendish pops out in a great vibrant grassy sweet Virginia flake. Very subtle perique but comes out more on the second half of the bowl. Smoke it in a thick walled pot or something and you're going to enjoy it much more.
5 out of 5
Best value of bulk tobaccos.
But their English Oriental Supreme is pretty wonderful, too. LBF on chilly mornings, EOS on warmer days.
5 out of 5
Michael G.
Like an old friend, Bulls Eye Flake brings enjoyment to the pipe smoker, a morning treat, afternoon delight and a nightcap before bed to bring sweet dreams.
5 out of 5
Close to...
Escudo, but not quite the same enchilada. Easy to prepare, pack and smoke. Luxury Bulls Eye is a mellow, and less expensive alternative to its more well known cousin. This has entered my regular rotation. Good stuff. Give it a try.
5 out of 5
A great every day Va/Per.
My every day Va/Per. The dot of Cavendish adds just a hit of sweetness that will come across the palate from time to time. Perique is definitely evident especially on the retrohale. And it's inexpensive enough to buy plenty and jar up for the cellar.
5 out of 5
Always good
A staple that's always good all day long and at a nice price
5 out of 5
A Wonderful Little Smoke!
This has definitely made its way into my rotation. It has a wonderful "Earthy" smell in the bag, and I enjoy telling my friends about how it is rolled up like a cigar and cured, then sliced thin, as I crush the little disks with my fingers and pack my pipe. Be forewarned: You'll need to figure out just how much to pack into your pipe, as this stuff EXPANDS once the flame is applied. Also, know this: I might be a lightweight, but this stuff really knocks my peepee into the dirt with its high nicotine content. All in all, this is a Wonderful Little Smoke at a true bargain bulk price! Enjoy with discretion!
4 out of 5
Nice full bodied smoke.
Nice full bodied smoke, can't quite put my finger on it but has a distinct taste that reminds me of being around the camp fire, was really surprised with the freshness and good taste of this considering the price, will definitely buy again.
5 out of 5
Superior Round Slices of Dark Fired Heaven
The Dark Fired Kentucky in these is amazing. I keep a bunch of this around in separate jars to age. The smoke. Ah, the smoke. Stout and flavorful. Smoke slow and let the flavors open up for you.
4 out of 5
Spicy!
This is a nice semi-sweet, spicy tobacco. I prefer to smoke This in cooler weather..The perique makes me sweat.
5 out of 5
Fantastic tobacco a great deal
Fantastic tobacco a great deal for your money. The Virginia's are a smooth smoke with a little bite almost none. There is enough interest to keep the demand for this going g for awhile.
4 out of 5
Might be #1 in my cellar.
This blend has quite a bit of dark fired kentucky in the coin. A fantastic sipping blend that smokes cool and is very rich in flavors. If sipped you can get the sweetness of the Virginia tobacco. Pack it about medium firmness and it will reward your pallete. Would I buy it again? Oh heck yes.
5 out of 5
Excellent Flake!!!
This is one of my favorites. The "coins" are fun to look at and fun to prepare. I like to fold and stuff two of these into a good cob, because it hides the sweet, creamy cavendish bullseye somewhere in your bowl for a delicious surprise. Your just smoking along, enjoying a great Virginia/Perique blend and all of a sudden, your ember hits the cavendish and you're blasted with a sweet, creamy treat right in your face hole. Makes for a very interesting smoke. I choose a cob to be on the safe side, because for some reason, this baccy tends to burn a little hot and I don't want to burn out a good briar. Take it nice and slow and enjoy you're smoke and this shouldn't really be a problem. If you haven't tried these little puppies, do it now!
5 out of 5
Delightful!
It takes more effort to load a bowl as it needs to be rolled but, if done properly, it will repay you with a wonderful smoke. It has been my daily main for about 2 years. Take the time to pack it properly, light it twice and don't puff it and it will bring lots of enjoyment.
3 out of 5
Great idea, but...
I really like this idea of this tobacco, and have about six ounces in my stash. I like the way it looks, smells, feels. But try as I have, I just don't really enjoy smoking it. It's too light for my age jaded taste. Airy with no mouth feel, no substance upon which to hang one's thoughts while smoking it. I may try mixing some burley with this to give it the heft it lacks.
4 out of 5
Put It In Your Pipe and Smoke It!
This is a great all day smoke at a very attractive price. Like most PS blends their Virginias are a little young which is why I bought enough to smoke and cellar. I was a little leery of the Cavendish in the center, but it ended up being what makes this blend shine. Tin note was like sitting on the porch with the smell of freshly threshed hay while sipping some hot cocoa. Smoked right out of the bag in a corncob pipe it was cool and satisfying, but a little wet for smoking in a briar. The smoke itself was very hay like with a hint of that perique spiciness. It should even out and become perfect after jarring it for a few months if I can keep my hands out of it. Haha.
4 out of 5
so far so good.
So far so good. I'm getting used to breaking up the flake well enough to smoke well...
4 out of 5
Solid all day for rotation
I have consistently enjoyed this smoke. Try folding vs. rubbing. I like to take the Cavendish and sprinkle it on top as a condiment. A solid tobacco that I would consider buying by the box.
5 out of 5
straight awsomeness
Super good smoke works out to be a good celebratory smoke or a good every day smoke depends on what you like but in my opinion you can't go wrong having a few ounces on hand.
4 out of 5
Nice little coins !
The Dark Fired center makes up most of the blend. Be prepared for a good kick out of it, but not too unruly. You can enjoy the Virginia when smoked slow. A nice diversion from flakes.
5 out of 5
Good stuff
Bullseye flake is my go to baccy for 3 years
1 out of 5
Bring lots of water
try as I might in meers, cobs or briars can I bring myself to enjoy this blend it smokes extreemly hot in any pipe I've tried even long churchwardens might be five stars if I were forging horseshoes with it - it burns that hot - but as a smoking pipe tobacco I will not again buy this blend!
5 out of 5
Superior Indeed!
Light but flavorful. Spicy and sweet. What's not to love?
5 out of 5
#403 Superior Rounds
Curb Appeal: Packaging-As this is a bulk blend it comes in a simple ziplock bag. Appearance-Neatly spun coins approx. a nickel in size sporting a speckled look denoting the Virginias and Kentucky tobaccos that make up this blends composition. Bouquet-A delightfully rich aroma reminiscent of a tobacconist or coffee house. Smokability: These tobacco coins fold and break down nicely making for easy packing into the tobacco chamber. The Burn- This blend lights quite readily and does a good job of remaining lit throughout the smoke. The Smoke- The smoke volume is very good and of medium strength with the rich character of that of a good coffee or hot chocolate. Final Thoughts- 403 Superior Rounds is an excellent blend which can be enjoyed any time of the day. I keep this blend in my stable of tobaccos and it's an excellent sidebar to my every day tobacco. PSA: The views and opinions of this reviewer are not necessarily those of the owners or management of this site; but they should be!
5 out of 5
Definitely stays in the rotation and just like PS Luxury Twist Flake, it is a great tobacco for the price.
One of my favorites
4 out of 5
Dark fruity flavors
Its great i use it on ryo and mix it with three sails
4 out of 5
Good Va-Per and Bargain Prices
My regular Vaper is Dunhill Deluxe Navy Rolls (yeah, I know, expensive tastes). Recently I decided to try the Peter Stokkebye Luxury flakes because the reviews were good and the price can’t be beat. At first I didn’t know what to think about that big noodle of cavendish in the middle of the coin, but I was pleasantly surprised. For those who don’t know, LBF is a Virginia - Perique blend with a bull’s eye of unflavored black cavendish. It is cut into thin coins and sold in bulk for crazy low prices. The jar aroma is citrusy, earthy, figgy, and raisiny. There is no flavoring detected. It takes two matches to get this one going full steam, and once fired up, gives you a high quality VaPer smoke with citrusy, sweetish earthiness coming from the Virginias, raisins, figs, and spice coming from the Perique, and a subtle mellowness coming from the cavendish bull’s eye. This is no slouch bargain blend, but a very good quality tobacco that’ll make you sit up and exclaim, “Blucher!” And as the horses quiet down, you’ll sit back and enjoy a very well balanced smoke. One caution: don’t smoke this stuff like Daffy Duck. Go easy on it and it will go easy on you. If you pull its tail, it could bite. I give this 4 stars only because I save the 5th for Dunhill Deluxe Navy Rolls (what good is money if you can’t waste a bit of it sometimes).
5 out of 5
ME TIME TOBACCO
Very good tobacco flavor. Just a mild bit of sweetness and easy on the palate. I find it great for reading time in front of the fireplace.
5 out of 5
Newly discoverying Va/Pers
Fine tasting smoke,easy to pack and holds a light well.Full of flavors that are consistant and rich.
5 out of 5
Buttered wheat toast...
...sprinkled with a little cayenne, mmm, mmm. I didn't know if I should smoke it or chew it. I like it better than Escudo.
5 out of 5
The meat and potatoes
One of those tobaccos I cannot do without. Very smooth with the va's on the front with a very deep rich and flavorful and stout punch from the dark fired following in unison. This is a brilliant combination and the coins are perfect and the flavor down through the bowl does not fade, it only gets better.
5 out of 5
Good Stuff
Very enjoyable.
5 out of 5
Bulls Eye flake
Excellent tobacco......good balance of strength and flavor.......wish I had come across it twenty years ago
5 out of 5
Great for the Cellar
Excellent VaPer and always in my rotation. Great for the cellar and betters itself with age. The Cavendish center adds that sweet treat that other VaPer's just don't have and sets it apart. A great smoke any time of the day. Add it to your list you will not be disappointed.
5 out of 5
Quality
High quality in a compact coin. Everywhere i have purchased this flake. The quality is standfast same with no changes at all. You know what your getting and my only gripe is i wish there was a better way to package this coin. Shipping is not always so kind to it and in general my paclages have averaged around 20% has broken up. I fold and rub this one out depending on humidity its always reliable.
5 out of 5
A Most Preferred Pipe Smokers Tobacco
I really can't speak with seasoned experiences on the subjective aspects of this tobacco because I am still new to the pipe. But for me (and I inhale) this best selling tobacco earned its place as one of the best tasting blends in the world. Another great thing is that it is not really an expensive tobacco as one might expect, while it delivers so much satisfaction. I give a big Thumb's Up to Peter Stokkebye Luxury Bulls Eye Flake.
5 out of 5
Mr Montgomery
Great!
4 out of 5
Excellent VaPer for beginners.
An excellent tobacco with a surprising amount of depth. It is an excellent tobacco for learning different preparation methods. There is a noticeable difference between a coin that has been rubbed out, and one that has been folde 'n stuffed
4 out of 5
very tasty
A fine VaPer blend. The Cavendish is a nice bit of sweetness to the Perique spice. Ultimately I prefer a straight Virginia - Perique mix but I will never refuse a briar full of this blend.
5 out of 5
Yum
This stuff is awesome. This was my first introduction to both flakes and VaPers. I am fairly new to the hobby and started with aromatics etc. and this was a great change. Certainly my favorite thing yet. When you crumple up a flake don't look at it when you pack it, then you'll be suprised by the cavendish "pop" which is really fun.
5 out of 5
Fantastic!
Fantastic smoke, just received my order, delivered in two days thanks P&C, smokes cool, no bite if not pushed, and delivers wonderful aroma in pouch and room note. What else is there to say, a new favorite, cannot wait to get back from camping trip with boy scouts to try LNF & LTF. Thank you again,P&C. You folks really deliver.
5 out of 5
Not simple, but very amazing!
This tobacco is simply mythical!!! The flavors bounce between spicy and sweet almost like the tobacco is alive. I have been smoking it for well over a year now and still find it as curious as the first puff. Think of this tobacco as a demonic unicorn with bipolar disorder that is under your control. It will always try and bite you, but once you are able to ride it the intrigue never ends !!
5 out of 5
This is a permanent fixture in my cellar
This is a truly captivating blend that can be smoked in a variety of ways. I love to fold a couple of coins and maybe balance out the top of the bowl with a bit of broken flake. This blend is sure to please anyone who enjoys a navy style flake. It is well balanced and rich with nuttyness and flavor with a hint of spice from the Perique. A great evening or after a meal blend sure to satisfy.
5 out of 5
New to the VaPer world
Great blend with relaxing tendicies, Great for after a hard day.The mix is just right,not too sweet and not too spicey. Full flavor with just the right kick.
4 out of 5
good
good better with some celler time.
5 out of 5
My daily....
This is my daily smoke. Slightly sweet Virginia, rich Dark fired flavor. A must try, ages well.
5 out of 5
Great Tobacco
Beautiful pipe tobacco! love the way it comes in discs, for the number of varieties for preparation. Its a sweet lush tobacco with a touch of spiciness from the perique and i love the touch of cav in the middle. Its my go to smoke something I look forward to every morning with a cup of coffee. If you haven't had this one through a couple (or more) ounces in the cart you won't regret it!
4 out of 5
Strong and tasty, but bring water!
Full and crispy! You can always remember the taste of this tobacco. Very strong, and warming to the mouth. Be prepared with water, though, this stuff changes your voice on the first few puffs it's so strong.
5 out of 5
5 STARS
very good right out of the bag, it is GREAT after a little cellar time, but do not take my word try it your self.
1 out of 5
Newminster
As much as I would like to, I couldn't seem to enjoy this tobacco. The smokey notes were nice, but then an overbearing taste of vinegar came in and I couldn't go beyond that. I tried it in several different pipes for benefit of the doubt. Perhaps you will have better results.
5 out of 5
Bold and Heavy
If you like a strong English flake, this stuff is great, in my opinion.
5 out of 5
Excellent
Versatile. Not something I could possibly do without. Archturus of the dark fired realm.
4 out of 5
Learning to love Virginia's
coming from the cigar world I tended toward English, Balkan, Latakia flake, and dark fired tobaccos. I tried smoking a pipe years back and VA's seemed to give me a bit of bite. After smoking a pipe six months I bought this as well as Luxury Bullseye and am developing an affinity for the sweet natural flavor of VA.
4 out of 5
Great smoke at a good price
Good quality Virginia-Perique blend with a tasty Cavendish nougat at the core. Preparation ensures it stays moist. Recommended all-day smoke.
5 out of 5
Great Store
Always a good selection of pipes and tobaccos and Great Service.
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