This Bicentennial full strength blend of 50%
heavily steamed Virginian and 50% Cyprus Latakia, gives honor to the
Tobacco Lords of Glasgow and the Commonwealth of Virginia which laid the
foundation for the tobacco industry that built much of this country. The
Commonwealth fulfills the desires of the demanding full flavored
Balkan Flake -
A beautifully formed dark flake of pressed Virginias and a generous
helping of Latakia. Relax and enjoy this medium strength tobacco with
its "smokey" flavor and cool, smooth characteristics.
Best Brown -
A firm favorite for the pipe smoker looking for a medium strength,
gentle and slow burning tobacco. Manufactured using hand-stripped flue
cured Virginias with no flavors added, Best Brown will reward with a
cool, sweet smoke with a delectable aroma and good sidestream. Mild to
Black XX Finest
Kendal Twist - This is traditional smoking
rope tobacco, provides a very strong but remarkable cool smoke.
We have blended a carefully balanced selection of Kentucky & Dark-Fired
leaf to give this medium to strong flake. For the pipe-smoker who seeks
a satisfying smoke, then experience Bracken Flake, with it's unique and
alluring aroma, brought about by the application of a long-used essence.
Brown #4 Finest
Kendal Twist -
This is traditional smoking rope tobacco, made
of aged dark brown leaf. It provides a very strong but remarkable cool
Blended Bright Virginias, Burley and a Black Cavendish with a dash of
sweet cherry and vanilla. A medium strength tobacco with good
For the dedicated smoker who demands a fuller flavor to their tobacco.
Commonwealth, another Samuel Gawith Bi-Centenarian, is a full-strength
blend of 50% heavily steamed Virginia and 50% Cyprus Latakia.
Developed with one of the U.S.A.'s lady smokers, FireDance is Our Best
Brown 6" Flake subtly flavored with a combination of Blackberry, Brandy
and Vanilla. The smoke is a mild, cool experience with the Blackberry
the predominant flavor, the Brandy in the background and rounded off
with the Vanilla. A mild and
fruity smoke with the strength of Best Brown and a very pleasing room
Samuel Gawith Full Virginia Flake is for lovers of pure pressed
Virginias. Created in the heart of Lakeland,the hot-pressed blended
Virginias take on a delicious and distinctive dark color that creates a
pipe smokers dream, a feeling of calm, serenity and anticipation of the
next pipeful. A "must have" for all Virginia lovers. Medium strength.
Blended, flue-cured Golden Virginias, pressed and matured. Cut to form a
broken flake which offers a natural sweetness. Medium strength
An original blend from Samuel Gawith, Grouse-moor conjures up a vision
of the Lakeland Scenery with its accompaniment of seasonal scents.
Manufactured in the heart of Lakeland for over 200 years. Using a
combination of hand-stripped flue-cured leaf, Grouse-moor is first
steamed prior to being cut. After further steaming, to give Grouse-moor
its own golden color, the cut leaf is stoved then "rested". The final
stage of production is the addition of a unique mélange of flavors.
Grouse-moor is a 'must' for smokers who want their days to have "Spring
in the air". Medium strength.
Deluxe Flake -
This selection of blended Burley and Virginias offers a mild and creamy
smoke from a medium density flake. With an added essence, the pipe
smoker who derives pleasure from an easy to rub out flake will certainly
enjoy Kendal Cream Flake.
For over two centuries, the blenders and spinners of Samuel Gawith,
Kendal, have been producing the famous Kendal Twists. Coal miners, both
underground and on the ground, have been chewing our Pigtails , whilst
pipe smokers have savored the rich flavors and slow burning
characteristics of the thick Brown No.4 and Black XX.
Collection Chocolate Flake - Chocolate Flake is a unique blend of
Virginias and Burleys with a small percentage of long leaf Latakia. To
finish the blend, a top dressing of dark chocolate is added after
cutting. A delicious medium body smoke with a unique and flavorful aroma
you'll develop a craving for, as will those around you.
Collection St. James Flake - St James Flake is a truly traditional
medium strength flake using only the finest blended Virginias and
Navy Flake -
Storm-tossed seas, a howling wind, a ship with full sail beating into
the wind and Jolly Jack Tar at the helm with his trusty pipe. Images
which are conjured up whilst smoking Samuel Gawiths Navy Flake. A
traditional offering of Virginias, pressed with just the right amount of
Latakia and flavoured with Rum. Medium strength.
A relatively new blend developed by Samuel Gawith to satisfy the need of
a local, well known pipe smoker who could not find a tobacco to suit his
palate, even in London! At Samuel Gawith, we were able to meet the
definitive requirements of this dedicated smoker by blending a variety
of brown and bright Virginias with a touch of Latakia, steaming,
flavoring with a hint of vanilla and adding a fine Turkish leaf. The
verdict of the smoker : "PERFECTION"
Another Samuel Gawith original, Skiff is for the pipe smoker who
appreciates the fuller flavour of an oriental blend. Blending a variety
of different styles of flue-cured tobaccos gives Skiff its
characteristic yellow and brown features. Its real identity comes with
the addition of Turkish and a beautiful black Cyprus Latakia giving the
blend its full, round taste.
This tobacco epitomises the traditional English tobacco. Blended dark
and bright Virginias, together with Latakia and Turkish leaf results in
a perfect, medium bodied product which gives a rich and slow burning
1792 Flake -Dark-fired
leaf hot pressed and cut into a 6" flake before adding a dressing of
Tonquin flavor. A full strength, full flavored tobacco.