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2011 Kardus Review

Posted by James in Snus reviews

November is the time of year when it begins to get colder out, the days get shorter (here in the Northern Hemisphere at least!), and I begin to sleep longer at night. Fortunately, it is also the time in which Swedish Match releases their limited edition yearly Kardus. Since last year's Kardus was delicious, I was quite eager to try this year's Kard

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Possible Brandy Alexander Comeback & Other News

Posted by James in Snus news

It has recently come to my attention from my friend and fellow snus blogger Chad Jones that if the V2 Tobacco page on Facebook receives 500 likes by January 1st, 2012, then V2 will bring back their Brandy Alexander snus. I have yet to try Brandy Alexander, but it is one of Chad's favorite brands of snus, so I'm hoping that this one will make a come

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New Kardus Blends & More Ettan Kardus Coming Soon!

Posted by James in Snus news

It has recently come to my attention that the snus manufacturer Swedish Match is planning to release 100 more boxes of Ettan Kardus next week. For those of you who haven't heard of Kardus, it is one of the oldest consumer containers was called Kardus, or “letter tobacco”, since one wrapped the snus in paper, resembeling a letter. Now, this tra

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General Snus Sweepstakes

Posted by James in Snus news

It has just recently come to my attention that Swedish Match has been running a General Snus sweepstakes since September 19th. Every week until December 5th, a lucky winner will receive a General Snus USB mini-fridge! You can submit an entry to win by filling out a form available on the General website here. Participants must be age 21 or over.

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2011 Kardus, Coming Soon!

Posted by James in Snus news

Having tried and enjoyed the 2010 Kardus, I was excited to learn that this years Kardus sounds like it is going to be as equally impressive as last years. For those of you who are unfamiliar with Kardus, it is a limited edition snus which is labeled as being “a highly exclusive snus for the true connoisseur.” Every year Since 2005, a new

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Return After a Long Absence & Some News!

Posted by James in Site news

After having been MIA here on Snus Authority for two months now, I am finally glad to announce a return to posting news and reviews! The past two months have been exceptionally busy for me, and I was unfortunately unable to add any new content to the site. Since then, things have been getting a little less hectic, and I will be focusing on keeping

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New Camel Snus Ads Encourage Smokers To Make The Switch

Posted by James in Snus news

It has come to my attention that the manufacturer of Camel Snus, R.J. Reynolds, has recently launched a new ad campaign encouraging smokers to switch from cigarettes to snus. As a former cigarette smoker and a big proponent of the tobacco harm reduction strategy, I see R.J Reynold's move as a major step forward for the harm reduction movement, an

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05 and 06 Lab Series Snus Available Soon

Posted by James in Snus news

It has recently come to my attention that Swedish match will be launching the 05 and 06 Lab Series line of snus sometime during this first week in August, joining the 01 and 02 brands of snus in the Lab Series. 05 is described as having a "Well balanced round tobacco character with hints of green herbs, oak and cedar, and a little nuttiness and

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