Esoterica: Cardiff 8oz Pipe Tobacco

Product Number: 003-024-0023

Esoterica's Cardiff is an outstanding, well-balanced mixture of four Virginias, pressed until reddish-brown and then fully rubbed up. A truly traditional tobacco for the most discerning palate.

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Customer Reviews (5 Total)
Overall Rating:
4.20 out of 5 stars
Golden standard
December 02, 2018
Product: Esoterica Cardiff 8oz
Any review titled as golden standard is for a reason. If you love virginias you will not find a better one without reds. It has a mild body a sweet maltyness that beats all others. A true pleasure to enjoy!
October 14, 2017
Product: Esoterica Cardiff 8oz
Since there are no reviews I'll share my impressions after a few pipes. For the batch I received it required very significant drying time. I don't think I've ever spread out a shaggy cut overnight for more than 8 hours until now. After 12 hours I... Read More
good to go.
June 18, 2023
Product: Esoterica Cardiff 8oz
Tin note of sugar, raisin and anise like. Tobacco is a ready rub of an orangish tan and reddish tan with a little brown mixed in. Moisture content is great. Larger pieces may need a little attention. Burns slow with a few relights. The strength is mi... Read More
One of my favorite guilty pleasures
July 09, 2022
Product: Esoterica Cardiff 8oz
One thing I've noticed is Cardiff shares a similar base note with Tilbury that reminds me of Dunbar. They all have this heavy caramel undertone to them which you won't find anywhere else. It's very unique and masterfully blended so every variety has... Read More
Tin Note To Die For
April 29, 2018
Product: Esoterica Cardiff 8oz
Such a light, sweet, clean smoke. An absolute favourite when fresh. The tin note is haunting. Reminds me of grandma's canned strawberry jam, sugar cookies, and smelling a stick of Juicy Fruit gum before popping it in your mouth as a kid. I wouldn... Read More