- Oct 10, 2013
If you haven't had the pleasure of enjoying Sutliff 507C Virginia Slices, allow me to introduce you. 507C is actually an Orlik product, made in Assens, Denmark from the same choice leaf found in their other flakes and blends. Lestrout was the first to recommend 507c to me several years ago, and I began squirreling away a pound here and pound there as I could afford to do so.
Here's what the minions on TR have to say about it.
Last summer, Smokingpipes had 507c on sale for $123/5# and I pushed the button, putting it up in half-pint jars. I thought that I'd never see pricing like that again, but lo and behold, P&C has it on sale (along with other Sutliff blends) and the price is still $123/5#. There's good pricing on lesser quantities as well. The only fly in the ointment is that it's backordered, but they will allow you to order it at the sale price.
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