Sir Walter Scott’s – St James Parish Blend Snuff (15g Tin)
A strong, dry, finely milled snuff made by blending three types of Virginia leaf and a little Punjabi Rustica with unique and rare Perique tobacco. Named after the small area of land near New Orleans where it is exclusively grown, St James Parish Blend is a pungent, fruity, high nicotine snuff.
A one man band operation, Sir Walter Scott’s Snuff is a passion project firstly. The company employs a higher level of scrutiny to the manufacturing of genuine vintage recipes than any other brand. As a result these snuffs that transport you back centuries, far more convenient than a Delorian. With an extensive selection of 18 different snuffs, Sir Walter Scott’s promises to keep any snuff enthusiast pleasantly occupied.
By the 18th century snuff tobacco use was widespread through all sections of society. Rich and poor, male and female, snuff was an everyday part of British culture. Many prominent figures were snuff fanatics such as George IV, Charles Darwin and Napoleon along with modern celebrities such as science fiction author Philip K. Dick, actor Sean Bean and comedian Stephen Fry.