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Kendal R & M (Formerly Rum & Maple) Pipe Tobacco 50g Tin

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Description

It all started in Kendal, England in 1792. Thomas Harrison was a successful snuff maker. Jane Harrison Thomas’s daughter, eloped in 1838 to a young man of Kendal, Samuel Gawith. When Mr. Harrison died in 1841, he left the business to his daughter and son-in-law, and over the years Samuel Gawith continued to prosper.

In 1865, Samuel Gawith died prematurely at the age of 48. His eldest son, also called Samuel, was only 22 and his father had wisely left the firm in the hands of three trustees, one of whom was this son. The elder trustee was Henry Hoggarth, a boyhood friend and neighbour in Lowther Street who had founded a Kendal firm of land agents and surveyors.

In 1878, Samuel and his younger brother, John Edward Gawith decided amicably to go their separate ways and so the two Gawith firms came into being. Samuel took over the snuff mill and business at Mealbank, and John stayed on in Lowther Street.

The firm in Lowther Street went through some troubled times but, in 1887, a new partnership was founded between Samuel’s youngest brother, William Henry, and Henry Hoggarth junior, to be known as Gawith Hoggarth Company.

Gawith Hoggarth Company continued to manufacture tobacco products and snuff at the Lowther Street works until 2009, when they moved to new business premises.

And now, in 2015, the two companies will be back together under one roof.

The Kendal Rum & Maple is a rich and dark, medium strength, broken flake blended from naturally sweet sun cured and Virginia tobaccos, which have been cooked slowly under pressure with maple sugar and a dash of Rum to form the cake before cutting and rubbing.

A beautiful cool smoke which hasn’t been over cased for a well-balanced complex smoke.

This Rum & Maple comes in Broken Flake form. This as the name suggests is a Flake tobacco but has been broken up for added convenience. It will require a little rubbing depending on the burn rate you require.

Please note: Pipe used is for illustration purposes only.

If this is your first order on this particular product you will need to email a scan of your passport at the photo page or provide proof of age as we legally need to ensure that we are not selling this product to under 18's. Your order will not be despatched until this proof has been provided. Thanks you for your understanding.

Tasting Notes

Gawith Hoggarth R & M (Rum & Maple) pipe tobacco is a naturally sweet blend.

Quality Virginia Infused with sweet maple syrup and heart-warming rum; this straight Virginia blend is nothing complex. A very nice broken flake for a beginner.

It burns clean and cool at a moderate pace with a consistent flavor. A great smoke for any time of the day or night.

Strength: 3/5
Aromatic Taste: 3/5
Room Note: 4/5

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