Re: The Burley Curse
Ian Rastall wrote:
What exactly is the Burley Curse, anyway? Is it tongue bite, crummy
taste in the cheap varieties, or what?
As the flavoring agents burn off toward the bottom of the bowl, what's
left tastes like nothing so much as hot smoke and ashes.
Tim Parker ... GL Pease - Barbary Coast in a basket billiard (*not*
suffering from TBC!)
"Every time we object to a thing being done by government, the
socialists conclude that we object to its being done at all." - Frederic
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... sweat the fact that the last bit of a bowl of ... where the tobacco doesn't burn. ... slightly above the bottom of the bowl. ... know yet if it will affect the taste of the rest of the bowl when I ...
- Re: Cherry pipes
... Very similar to the taste of the bottom of a corn cob. ... thinking of making a bowl coating for the bottom. ...
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- Old Ghosts in my Pipe
... I recently purchased an old Dr. Grabow Omega on eBay (it was cheap and ... procedures discussed here on ASP, and removed most of the cake, almost down ... the bowl had about the right ... a point came where I could taste ...