The Mac Baren Story

The Mac Baren Tobacco Company is a Danish manufacturer of tobacco products. The company manufactures a range of pipe tobaccos in their factory in Svendborg.

The company was established in 1887, when founder Harald Halberg purchased Svend Bønnelycke’s tobacco spinning mill and continued as a modern tobacco factory under the name Harald Halberg Tobaks- og Cigarfabrik. (Harald Halberg Cigar- and Tobacco factories) The company was renamed the Mac Baren Tobacco Company in 1995, as the company had become synonymous with its successful Mac Baren line of pipe tobaccos.

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Macbaren Absolute Choice (formally Aromatic Choice) Pipe Tobacco

Mac Baren – Absolute Choice Pipe Tobacco [Formerly Aromatic Choice] (40g Packet)

£11.80 inc. VAT

A tender and pleasant aroma with a fruity, aromatic taste that does not burn your tongue. Filling your pipe with Aromatic Choice is very easy, just as it is very easy to smoke for even less experienced pipe smokers. The tobacco is a loose cut blend of golden Virginia, the modern Mac Baren Cavendish, tempered with a unique Burley. 40g.

Strength: 1.5
Flavoring: 3
Taste: 2
Room Note: 2

Macbaren Black Ambrosia Pipe Tobacco

Mac Baren – Black Ambrosia Pipe Tobacco (40g Packet)

£11.60 inc. VAT

As the name suggests, Black Ambrosia contains a very high proportion of Modern Mac Baren Cavendish, with only a little loose cut light Virginia added. A sweet citic essence is added. This blend consists solely of Virginia tobaccos, which is rather rare as the majority of blends contain a little Burley tobacco. But not Black Ambrosia, which is made of 100% Virginia tobacco – and yet the taste is still exquisite. 40g.

Strength: 2
Flavoring: 3
Taste: 2
Room Note: 2

Macbaren Classic Amber (formally Vanilla Toffee Cream) Loose Cut Pipe Tobacco

Mac Baren – Classic Amber Loose Cut [Formerly Vanilla Toffee Cream] (40g Packet)

£11.60 inc. VAT

Classic Amber is a colourful blend of cut tobaccos mixed with cut plugs. Manufactured from specially selected and aged Virginia tobaccos and the modern Mac Baren black Cavendish. Then blended with an exceptional sweet toffee flavour. This selection created an outstanding blend with superior flavour, unique aroma and distinctive taste experience. 40g.

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

Macbaren Classic (formally Vanilla Cream) Loose Cut Pipe Tobacco

Mac Baren – Classic Loose Cut Pipe Tobacco [Formerly Vanilla Cream] (40g Packet)

£11.60 inc. VAT

Mac Baren Classic Loose Cut is a colorfull blend mixed with cut plugs. Manufactured from specially selected and aged Virginia and mild black Cavendish tobaccos. Then blended with an exceptional Vanilla Flavour. This selection creates an outstanding blend with superior flavour, unique aroma and distinctive taste experience. 40g.

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

Mac Baren – Cube Pipe Tobacco (40g Packet)

£11.80 inc. VAT

It all starts with the carefully selected raw tobaccos which Henrik Halberg, owner and Master Blender, personally has selected in various parts of the world. These tobaccos combined with the skilled craftsmanship at Mac Baren makes this blend not only special – it makes it unique. 27 Tobaccos make up this aromatic blend which has a flavour and aroma that are second to none! 40g.

Strength: 2
Flavoring: 5
Taste: 3.5
Room Note: 3

Macbaren HH Bold Kentucky Pipe Tobacco

Mac Baren – HH Bold Kentucky Pipe Tobacco (50g Packet)

£14.80 inc. VAT

The strongest blend in the HH line, Bold Kentucky contains a high amount of the finest dark fired Kentucky from the USA and Africa, combined with bright Virginias to soften the taste just a bit. Still earthy and smoky, the dark fired takes center stage, with a slight nuance of sweetness. It’s all married in a hot press for one unique taste. Like all the other HH blends made by Mac Baren, this blend has only an absolute minimal casing and no top flavor at all. 50g.

Strength: 4
Flavoring: 0
Taste: 4
Room Note: 2.5

Mac Baren – HH Latakia Flake Pipe Tobacco (50g Packet)

£14.80 inc. VAT

This is a hot pressed flake tobacco, meaning that during the pressing steam is added to mature the tobacco further and to ensure a mellow smoking experience. A blend of bright Virginias, spicy Orient, a bit of burley, and a fair amount of Cyprus Latakia is the foundation of HH Latakia Flake. 50g.

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

Macbaren HH Old Dark Fired Pipe Tobacco

Mac Baren – HH Old Dark Fired Pipe Tobacco (50g Packet)

£14.80 inc. VAT

A bold flake of dark-fired burleys in a well balanced unity with Flue-cured Virginias. This flake is Hot Pressed, meaning that during the pressing, heat is added by steam to the tobaccos which causes the tobacco to intensify the marrying process giving us a bolder tobacco. The robust, earthly flavour of the dark-fired burleys shines through in the taste, and you will experience a deeply satisfying smoke indeed. 50g.

Strength: 3
Flavoring: 0
Taste: 3.5
Room Note: 2

Macbaren Mixture Scottish Blend Pipe Tobacco

Mac Baren – Mixture Scottish Blend Pipe Tobacco (40g Packet)

£11.60 inc. VAT

Original Choice is made of specially selected tobaccos. It is a blend of Virginia tobacco from North Carolina and mild, air-dried Burley from Tennessee. One of the suppliers of the Virginia tobacco is Boyette Farm, where the Boyette family has been working since 1797 to produce the best possible Virginia qualities. Their success has been due in part to the warm and dry climate. It is now the fifth generation that has taken its place behind the solid oak writing desk to play roulette with Mother Nature, as the family puts it. Fortunately, thanks to generations of experience , the odds are stacked in favor of the Boyette family. That is why a plug of Original Choice is always a good idea. 40g.

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

Macbaren Navy Flake Pipe Tobacco

Mac Baren – Navy Flake Pipe Tobacco (50g Packet)

£14.80 inc. VAT

Navy Flake Pipe Tobacco From the moment Navy Flake first appeared on tobacconists’ shelves, pipe smokers everywhere have shown their appreciation of this mixture. Fine ripe Burley with Virginia and Cavendish are blended with a selection of floral essences, rum, fruits and citrus and then are pressed into flakes. 50g.

Strength: 2
Flavoring: 2
Taste: 2
Room Note: 2

Macbaren Original Choice Pipe Tobacco

Mac Baren – Original Choice Pipe Tobacco (40g Packet)

£11.44 inc. VAT

Original Choice is made of specially selected tobaccos. It is a blend of Virginia tobacco from North Carolina and mild, air-dried Burley from Tennessee. One of the suppliers of the Virginia tobacco is Boyette Farm, where the Boyette family has been working since 1797 to produce the best possible Virginia qualities. Their success has been due in part to the warm and dry climate. It is now the fifth generation that has taken its place behind the solid oak writing desk to play roulette with Mother Nature, as the family puts it. Fortunately, thanks to generations of experience , the odds are stacked in favor of the Boyette family. That is why a plug of Original Choice is always a good idea. 40g.

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

Macbaren Virginia Flake Pipe Tobacco

Mac Baren – Virginia Flake Pipe Tobacco (50g Packet)

£14.80 inc. VAT

Virginia Flake is a tobacco with a unique character that gives unparalleled pleasure. When the pipe is filled as flake tobacco should be and it is burning slowly and evenly, there is but one thing to do – lean back and enjoy the flavour experience. Virginia Flake contains what many pipe smokers set great store by: a slowly burning tobacco with a sweet, slightly fruity flavour that also tends to gain approval from other people close by. 50g.

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