For some un-known reason the manufacturers of this tobacco have ceased production of this blend! We have no idea why as it was one of our top sellers and is going to leave many mourning pipe smokers.
Originally known in Gaelic as 'usquebaugh', 'water of life', 'aqua vitae' or whisky, as it became known, was first distilled in Fife by Friar John Cor during the 15th Century.
Drawing from its rich heritage, Borkum Riff Highland Malt Whisky is a robust, full-bodied but mellow, naturally subtle, ready rubbed, blend of Virginia and Burley tobacco flavoured with a fine mature malt from the Scottish Highlands.
Ready Rubbed Pipe Tobacco: The Borkum Riff Malt Whiskey Pipe Tobacco is a ready rubbed tobacco blend. Ready rubbed tobacco is made up of loose strands and is ready for immediate use in the pipe with no preparation for added convenience and enjoyment.