Tamp&Puff member-recommended eBay sellers →  bobus  •  great estate-pipes  •  Judd  •  irishlefty  •  knobby  •  pipestud  •  shiny pipes  •  secondhandsmoker

Tsuge's Gunjin: The Samurai God

Discuss specific pipe tobaccos in detail and post your reviews here.

Tsuge's Gunjin: The Samurai God

Postby KevinP » Thu Mar 03, 2016 12:16 am

Oh this is good. Really good.

I'm not the biggest Virginia guy around, although there are some blends I really like. I'm more into latakia blends, but this one I like a lot. It's a category I call 'Virginia plus'-- Virginias with something else, which isn't perique. Here it has Orientals and a small amount of black cavendish. It all comes together to form a unified taste that I find very appealing and unique. Ultimately, it's a slightly modulated virginia taste in a ribbon cut. Very rich and intriguing.

Not too moist but I plan on letting it dry out a little next time.

Have the rest of the series plus the spring one. Looking forward to trying them.
User avatar
Posts: 788
Joined: Sun Aug 29, 2010 5:33 am
Location: South Korea

Re: Tsuge's Gunjin: The Samurai God

Postby KevLa » Thu Mar 03, 2016 12:21 am

Sounds good. Thanks for the review, Kevin :)
Kev-La :ugeek:__,~
"One being's junk is another's art." Motto of Pipes (Autobot warrior, from Transformers: Generation 1).
User avatar
Posts: 9259
Joined: Sun Sep 05, 2010 7:45 am
Location: Twelve o' clock high.

Re: Tsuge's Gunjin: The Samurai God

Postby Bob » Tue Mar 08, 2016 4:39 am

Thanks Kevin. I'm going to give this a try.
Moderator & Supporting Member
Moderator & Supporting Member
Posts: 3703
Joined: Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:39 am
Location: Ohio

Re: Tsuge's Gunjin: The Samurai God

Postby KevinM » Sat Mar 12, 2016 4:34 am

I was very impressed with Ryunjin (sp?), the Dragon God blend. I really should get the sampler pack of all four of the god series.
User avatar
Supporting Member
Supporting Member
Posts: 1786
Joined: Sat Feb 05, 2011 8:53 pm
Location: Baton Rouge, LA

Return to Pipe Tobacco Reviews

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest