Archive of 2011 June

General Smooth Review

Posted by James in Snus reviews

A few months ago, Swedish Match added a new brand to the General lineup called General Smooth. Described as being a “a medium-bodied smooth tobacco flavor with a hint of bergamot, herbs and tea”, General Smooth has 7mg of nicotine per .65 gram pouch, versus 8 mg of nicotine in a regular 1 gram portion of snus. Upon putting a portion in my l

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Swedish Match Set to Expand U.S Distribution

Posted by James in Snus news

It has recently come to my attention that Swedish Match, the maker of popular snus brands such as General  and Ettan, is planning to do a major marketing push in the United States within the next few months, releasing two new brands of General snus made for american markets. Initial markets for the new brands will be Chicago, Dallas and Philadelp

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Olde Viking Review

Posted by James in Snus reviews

Not too long ago, I received an order of snus which contained a tin of Olde Viking. Manufactured by GN Tobacco, Olde Viking is an original portion snus with a traditional tobacco flavor. Having been a fan of the Oden's Extreme snus, I was excited to give another GN Tobacco offering a try. Unlike other brands of Swedish snus, Olde Viking is fermente

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