The Germain’s Story

The earliest records of the company go back to 1820 when the founder Thomas Aubin started the business. His nephew Philip Germain upon leaving school joined his uncle. Later his two sons would take up ownership and in the 1920’s it was bestowed with the name GERMAIN’S.

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Germain’s – Eighteen Twenty Pipe Tobacco (50g Packet)

£15.40 inc. VAT

Eighteen Twenty bears the year of the companys founding as its namesake. It is a medium strength, ribbon cut blend of the finest Cyprian Latakia, Oriental and flue-cured tobacco. Recommended for the experienced smoker. 50g.

Strength: 2.5
Flavoring: 1
Taste: 2.5
Room Note: 2

Germain’s – Full Latakia Pipe Tobacco (500g Bag)

£155.20 inc. VAT

Create your own blends with this premium Cyprian Latakia leaf with the usual leathery odour accompanied by the smokey flavour. Germains created a clean, cool smoke by moistening this tobacco after long curing process over smokey fires. Usually added in small portions to a blend to add charecter and complexity. This is a bulk purchase of 500g (1/2 Kilo). Germain’s Full Latakia is also avaliable in 50g Packets.

Strength: 4
Flavoring: 0
Taste: 4.5
Room Note: 3.5

Germain’s – Full Latakia Pipe Tobacco (50g Packet)

£15.40 inc. VAT

Create your own blends with this premium Cyprian Latakia leaf with the usual leathery odour accompaniedby the smokey flavour. Germains created a clean, cool smoke by moistening this tobacco after long curing process over smokey fires. Usually added in small portions to a blend to add charecter and complexity. 50g.

Strength: 4
Flavoring: 0
Taste: 4.5
Room Note: 3.5

Germain’s – Gold leaf R/R Pipe Tobacco (50g Packet)

£15.40 inc. VAT

Create your own blends with this straight Virginia of the highest quality. Golden leaves that produce a natural citric taste when burned. A nice mix of ribbon and broken flakes ensure the tobacco stays at the right level of moisture. 50g.

Strength: 2
Flavoring: 0
Taste: 2
Room Note: 1

Germain’s – Plum Cake Mixture (500g Bag)

£155.20 inc. VAT

This is a traditional pipe mixture of which 80% is prepared from six different types of Virginia leaf. The remaining 20% is a specially prepared black tobacco made by Germain’s from air-cured leaf. This is possibly the only British made tobacco containing this particular ingredient. The unique added flavour gives an agreeable taste and pleasant aroma. This is a bulk purchase of 500g (1/2 Kilo). Germain’s Plum Cake Mixture is also avaliable in 50g Packets.

Strength: 1.5
Flavouring: 2.5
Taste: 1.5
Room Note: 2

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Germain’s – Plum Cake Pipe Tobacco (50g Packet)

£15.40 inc. VAT

This is a traditional pipe mixture of which 80% is prepared from six different types of Virginia leaf. The remaining 20% is a specially prepared black tobacco made by Germain’s from air-cured leaf. This is possibly the only British made tobacco containing this particular ingredient. The unique added flavour gives an agreeable taste and pleasant aroma. 50g.

Strength: 1.5
Flavouring: 2.5
Taste: 1.5
Room Note: 2

Germain’s – Rich Dark Flake Pipe Tobacco (50g Packet)

£15.40 inc. VAT

J.F Germain & Son produced this remarkable flake as a response to demand for a flake similar to U.S manufacturer Esoterica’s famous ‘Stonehaven’. Utilising only the very finest Burley and Virginia and pressing them to produce a medium strength flake that is then cased in Molasses and aged for six months. The result is a highly sought after product that shares D.N.A similar to ‘Stonehaven’ but stands on it’s own as a tour de force in the heavily populated Flake market. 50g.

Strength: 4
Flavoring: 3
Taste: 3
Room Note: 3

Germain's Royal Jersey Perique Pipe Tobacco

Germain’s – Royal Jersey Perique Pipe Tobacco (50g Packet)

£15.40 inc. VAT

This is the latest addition to the Royal Jersey range, and contains a subtle quantity of genuine Louisiana Perique along with Golden Cavendish. Cut into a thick shag when smoked it produces the fully-rounded taste of matured tobaccos. 50g.

Strength: 2.5
Flavoring: 0
Taste: 2.5
Room Note: 2

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Germain’s – Brown Flake Pipe Tobacco (50g Packet)

£15.40 inc. VAT

A great blend of air and flue cured dark virginia tobaccos that are pressed into dark, resinous, broad flakes that are left to ferment. A mild, sweet nutty flavour can be acquired when slowly smoking this exceptional flake. 50g.

Strength: 3
Flavoring: 0
Taste: 2.5
Room Note: 2.5

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Germain’s – Rich Dark Flake Pipe Tobacco (500g Bag)

£155.20 inc. VAT

J.F Germain & Son produced this remarkable flake as a response to demand for a flake similar to U.S manufacturer Esoterica’s famous ‘Stonehaven’. Utilising only the very finest Burley and Virginia and pressing them to produce a medium strength flake that is then cased in Molasses and aged for six months. The result is a highly sought after product that shares D.N.A similar to ‘Stonehaven’ but stands on it’s own as a tour de force in the heavily populated Flake market. This is a bulk purchase of 500g (1/2 Kilo). Germain’s Rich Dark Flake is also avaliable in 50g Packets.

Strength: 4
Flavoring: 3
Taste: 3
Room Note: 3

Germain's Special Latakia Flake Pipe TobaccoOut Of Stock

Germain’s – Special Latakia Flake Pipe Tobacco (50g Packet)

£15.40 inc. VAT

Coarse, air and fire-cured dark tobaccos processed into a medium flake with big flavour. Utilising the best Latakia, Oriental, Turkish and Virginia tobacco leaves, Germain’s have created another highly acclaimed flake. 50g.

Strength: 2.5
Flavoring: 0
Taste: 2.5
Room Note: 2.5