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Nick & Johnny Crushed Ice Review

Posted by James in Snus reviews

Having enjoyed Nick & Johnny Black snus a great deal, I was eager to try another variant of the Nick & Johnny lineup. Manufactured by Swedish Match, Nick & Johnny Crushed Ice is billed as being an "xtra strong" mint snus, packing 15mg of nicotine per portion of snus. Upon putting a portion in my mouth, I immediately noticed a stron

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Dr. Lars Erik Rutqvist Appointed to FDA Advisory Board

Posted by James in Politics, Snus news

Earlier today I learned that Dr. Lars Erik Rutqvist, a cancer specialist, Professor, and Swedish Match scientific spokesperson was just recently appointed to the FDA's Scientific Advisory Board. I see this as an excellent development, as I know that my fellow Snus blogger Chad Jones had the opportunity to meet with him last year. Dr. Rutqvist's

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Catch Pure Mint Review

Posted by James in Snus reviews

After having reviewed Catch Eucalyptus a little while back, I was looking forward to getting to post a review of Catch Pure Mint. Manufactured by Swedish Match, Catch Pure Mint is marketed as being a medium-slim fit portioned snus. This portion design is quite similar to that of 01 Original Portion snus. Each portion contains 7mg of nicotine, so it

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Ettan Snus Now Available in USA

Posted by James in Snus news

Not too long ago, it came to my attention that Ettan snus has been available for sale in the United States since May 2nd, 2011  in the following locations: Pittsburgh, PA: Select GetGo locations Select CoGo’s locations Boise, ID: Select Big Smoke locations Select Jackson’s locations Portland, OR: Select Plaid Pantry

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Back From a (relatively) Long Absence!

Posted by James in Site news, Snus news

Due to a very hectic schedule, I was forced to take a bit of a break from writing here on Snus Authority. Fortunately, I now have more free time which means that I can continue to write news and reviews about my favorite brands of snus. In order to make sure I'm reviewing brands that you guys are interested in, I will setting up a poll in which use

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Marlboro Snus Challenge

Posted by James in Snus news

It has recently come to my attention that Phillip Morris is holding a Marlboro Snus challenge sweepstakes on Marlboro.com in order to promote their brand of Marlboro Snus (which has recently undergone a few changes). The sweepstakes begins on February 14th, 2011 and end on April 10th, 2011, with prizes to be won each week. I checked the official

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Thunder Coola (Cola) Extra Stark Review

Posted by James in Snus news

A few days ago, a package arrived on my doorstep from my friends over at V2 Tobacco. Inside said package was a can of Thunder Coola Extra Stark snus, a new offering from V2. Being a big fan of the  high nicotine content and kick of Thunder Berry snus, I was excited to give another flavor of Thunder Extra Stark a try. Edit: As promised, my phot

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Swedish Match to Release General Smooth Flavor

Posted by James in Snus news

It has recently come to my attention that Swedish Match will be introducing a new snus into the General lineup, called Smooth Flavor. General Smooth Flavor is described as having "a medium-bodied smooth tobacco flavor with a hint of bergamot, herbs and tea."  I wonder if the herbal flavor will be at all similar to that of Goteborg's Rape, which is

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