The tin note is of sweet Irish Cream over a bed of Virginias and Burleys, but not in an overwhelming way. All flavors are detectable in a cohesive blend. The moisture level was perfect…not wet like I was expecting of an aromatic. In fact, this blend is closer to that I call a “crossover” blend that has traits of an aromatic and a virginia/burley, and Sutliff managed to pull it off perfectly in this offering.
Not difficult to get this tobacco lit, nor to maintain the ember. Room note is pleasant, with just a hint of Irish Cream over the sweet burley notes. The smoke is very pleasant and this blend smokes very well…no bite at all even when puffed a little faster than normal.
The first half of the bowl is a very smooth and creamy smoke, however the more you smoke the more the virgina and especially burley flavors make themselves known, but not in a bad way. This is a ver mild smoke, and not overly sweet, so I can see this being an easy everyday smoke for burley fans out there.