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Savinelli Tortuga 305 6mm Filter Pipe Review Part 2

Savinelli Tortuga 305 Tobacco Pipe
Savinelli Tortuga 305 Tobacco Pipe

I was excited and apprehensive about smoking the Tortuga. Its such a nice pipe I almost didn’t want to “spoil” it! But a pipe is for smoking so I put thoughts of scorching the rim and burning the bowl to one side and unpacked the tobacco I ordered from Black Swan to break this pipe in.

Gawith Hoggarths Kendal Black Cavendish and McConnell Oriental Turkish Blend
Gawith Hoggarths Kendal Black Cavendish and McConnell Oriental Turkish Blend

I would be using a 50/50 blend of Gawith Hoggarths Kendal Black Cavendish and McConnell Oriental Turkish Blend. These are classed as blending tobacco’s, but can be enjoyed on their own, particularly the slow burning Black Cavendish. The Turkish burns hotter and quicker so combining the two should make for a long lasting pleasurable smoke. Both arrived in what I would call perfect smoking condition, in as much as there was no need to air dry either before blending.

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