Snus - Your Thoughts

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Peter_Ramish
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Re: Snus - Your Thoughts

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CAAB wrote:
Sun Feb 21, 2021 6:02 am
There is always the DIY route for snus. If I try it someday, I think I will try DIY because I am a glutton for punishment.
I agree, i think the DIY route is the way to go, at least for us 'tobacco snob' types. I have been cruz'in around the usual internet sources of information in todays world and came across a very sophisticated and well developed YouTube and Web site that has been immersed for over 12 years in the world of aficionado Snus. To admit to you that I really do live under a rock, I am, well, I didn't even know there was such a thing as 'Snus aficionados' :lol: . Here are a couple of their links: http://snubie.com & his UTube at: https://www.youtube.com/user/SnubieDotCom

But, now the downside, and the reason for DIY: Like our friends in the Vape World, they have gravitated in their journey away from the start point, which, is of course, Natural Leaf Tobacco, and wound up down the rabbit hole of artificial flavor chemistry:

Consider the following list from the above mentioned website of his 'favorite picks'. I will pose the obvious rhetorical question. "As you look over this list, where Is The Tobacco?"

Portion - Alcohol Flavor
Islay Whisky (Original Portion)
XRANGE GR Sparkling (Slim White)
Crafted Snus Whisky (Original Portion)
General Mackmyra Whisky (Original Portion)

Portion - Citrus/Traditional Flavor
General XR (Slim Original)
General G3 Strong (Slim Original)
LD Stark (Original Portion)
Skruf Xtra Stark (Original Portion)
General Onyx Silver (Black Portion)

Portion - Fruit Flavor
Jakobsson’s Melon Strong (Original Portion) - Watermelon Flavor
Göteborgs Rapé Hjortron (White Portion) - Cloudberry Flavor
Göteborgs Rapé Lingon (White Portion) - Lingonberry Flavor
Lundgrens Skåne (Slim White Portion) - Swedish Berry Flavor
Soldat Vinter (White Portion) - Wild Berry Flavor

Portion - Juniper Flavor
Göteborgs Rapé (Original Portion)
Göteborgs Rapé XR (Slim White Portion)
Göteborgs Rapé ONE (White Portion)
Kapten Enbar (White Portion)

Portion - Licorice Flavor
Kurbits Morgondagg (White Portion)
Oden’s Licorice (Original Portion)
LD Salmiak (Original Portion)
Catch Licorice (White Portion)
XR Catch Raspberry Licorice (Slim White Portion)
Offroad Licorice (Original Portion)

Portion - Menthol/Eucalyptus Flavor
Catch Eucalyptus (White Portion)

Portion - Mint - Blend Flavor
Jakobsson’s Mint Strong (Original Portion)
Nick and Johnny Crushed Ice Strong (White)

Portion - Mint - Peppermint Flavor
Kapten Mint (White Portion)
Catch XR Mint (Slim White Portion)
Skruf Mynta (Slim White Portion)
Skruf Fresh (Slim White Portion)
U-Sample No7 Vanilla-Mint (Slim White Portion)

Portion - Mint - Spearmint Flavor
Nick and Johnny Green Ice (Slim White Portion)
Offroad Frosted (Original Portion)
Thunder Frosted (Slim White Dry)

Portion - Misc/Alternative Flavor
Lundgrens Norrland (Slim White) - Spruce/Pine Flavor
Nick and Johnny Americana Strong (Original Portion) - Cherry Dr Pepper Flavor
Jakobsson’s Cola Strong (Original Portion) - Cola Flavor
Kurbitssnus Fabodsnus (White Portion) - Vanilla/Tobacco Flavor

Portion - Tobacco Flavor
Grov Stark (Original Portion)
Lab 06 Extra Strong (Slim Original Portion)
Ettan (White Portion)
Brukssnus (Original Portion)

Portion - Wintergreen Flavor
Oden’s Creamy Wintergreen Extreme (Original Portion)
Jakobsson’s Wintergreen Strong (Original Portion)
Thunder Wintergreen Extra Strong (Original Portion)

Citrus/Traditional Flavor
General Chew Bags (Original Portion)
RITE Original (Slim White)
Skruf Xtra Strong (White Portion)

Fruit Flavor
Thunder Lit Ruby Sting (Original Portion)

Juniper Flavor
Göteborgs Rapé Chew Bags (White Portion)
Göteborgs Rapé (Slim White Dry)

Licorice Flavor
Ink X-Strong Black (White Portion)

Mint Flavor
Chainsaw (Cold Dry)
Skruf Fresh Xtra Strong (White Portion)
Thunder Frosted (Slim White Dry)
RITE Cold Dry (White Slim)

Tobacco Flavor
Thunder Original (White Portion)

Wintergreen Flavor
Thunder Winter Breeze (Slim White Dry)

Citrus/Traditional Flavor
Ace Superwhite (Slim)
Lyft Lime (Slim)
Zyn Citrus (Swedish Version, Slim)
Zyn Blood Orange (Slim)

Fruit Flavor
Skruf SuperWhite Blackberry (Slim)
Skruf SuperWhite Cassice (Slim)

Menthol Flavor
Ace Eucalyptus (Slim)

Misc/Alternative Flavor
Nordic Spirit Elderflower (Slim)

Mint Flavor
Lyft Mint (Slim)
Nordic Spirit Spearmint Intense (Slim)
White Fox (White)

Wintergreen Flavor
Lyft Winterchill X-Strong (Slim)
So, I think a strong argument could be made for DIY in the world of Snus. :!:

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