The Swedish snus book by Bengt Sandh book review

From the front page: Everything you want to know about snus. History, traditions, old times snus manufacturers. Statistics, old cans, snus brands, snus songs, and rhymes, how to grow tobacco for making snus and how to make snus.

The Swedish snus book by Bengt Sandh book review
“Have you ever heard of a snus user set his bed on fire or someone being affected by secondary snus?” On the first page of the book, you get Bengts take on tobacco and snus regulations currently affecting EU countries. He is a proponent of free choice for the individual. Snus is not harmless but not as harmful as smoking is his attitude. The history of tobacco In the first chapter of the book you get a description on how Columbus discovered tobacco and brought it to Europe via Spain and Portugal. [Read More]
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The snus ban in Finland can be removed after 24 years

MPs from all Finnish parties want to lift the ban on snus in Finland. This reports, among others, the Finnish Broadcasting Company Yle. - If that happens, the EU and other countries may rethink about the ban, says Patrik Strömer of the Swedish Snus Manufacturers' Association.

The snus ban in Finland can be removed after 24 years
The Finnish tradition of snus use is as old as the use in Sweden, but when Finland joined the EU in 1995, the EU regulations banned the sale of snus in Finland. Historically, you would find Finnish snus users in the north of Finland. But in recent years the snus use has increased throughout the country and Finnish “snus tourists” are a common feature in Stockholm. In a report by YLE, they estimate that the black-market snus trade in Finland has a low turnover value of at least €52 million each year. [Read More]
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Swedish home-made snus review Prillan Norrland

If you don't know what type of tobacco to use to start making your snus at home, Prillan Norrland is an inexpensive alternative to start with. You get good everyday snus at a cheap price

Swedish home-made snus review Prillan Norrland
If you want to learn how to make Swedish snus but you don’t know what tobacco to use. Prillan Norrland is an affordable starter package. You get good snus that you can use every day. For the price, you get decent snus. This is the ingredients I used in the snus Tobacco The tobacco I use is: Prillan Norrland tobacco flour You get 2 plastic boxes with a lid to use in the oven. [Read More]
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Best rated hiking boots

If you only are going to buy one pair of hiking boots in the next twenty years, you better know what you are buying. Here's my experience of having the same hiking boots for twenty years.

Best rated hiking boots
If you only going to buy one pair of outdoor footwear in the next 20 years, this is, in my opinion, the best hiking boots in the world. In almost every backpacking boots evaluation you read, there’s one brand that gets high ranking in listings of the best-rated hiking boots. A combination of rubber and leather I don’t claim to have tried every brand out there, but if you are lucky to find a perfect pair you don’t have to. [Read More]
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Kronobergers hoard snus on Florida's coast during the hurricane Dorian

What is worst? Being hit by the hurricane Dorian or trapped inside without snus? This is a translation of an article published by Swedish Radio about a swede living in Florida during the hurricane Dorian.

Kronobergers hoard snus on Florida's coast during the hurricane Dorian
I read an article published by the Swedish Radio on 3 September. It is relating to snus and the hurricane Dorian. The article is about a swede living in Florida and what he had to say about the current hurricane Dorian. He’s fear of the hurricane Dorian and the risk of sitting at home without snus. So he stockpiled on snus. You can read my translation of the article and the interview below. [Read More]
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How to make Chaga tincture to flavor Swedish snus

Do you want to learn how to make Chaga mushroom tincture to flavor Swedish snus? With this tincture in your snus you get full-bodied snus with a taste you can't buy in a store. It may be the best snus you have ever tasted.

How to make Chaga tincture to flavor Swedish snus
Chaga mushroom Inonotus obliquus or Chaga mushroom (Russian) is parasitic on birch and other trees. It is found mainly in the northern hemisphere. It is said to have medicinal properties and a taste resembling vanilla. Chaga tea To use in a tea, the mushroom is ground to a powder and is brewed the same way as tea. Unlike tea, the powder can be used many times before it is depleted. [Read More]
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