People are cellaring all kinds of blends...not just the ones that are typically out of stock.But I know people hoard the “gold standard” type blends, and if you want to get them you have to buy every tin you can afford and be Johnny on the goddamn spot when they post online, because they sell out quick. It’s frustrating and induces a level of anxiety which seems to run counter to what pipe smoking should be.
Where and when did you read anything like that here? Please provide links to the threads.I can tell it to you straight that panic buying is encouraged here to keep the sinking tobacco industry afloat
Do you even read any of the threads on here? Many of us guessed the closing of McClelland and Dunhill for over a year before it happened, and pipestud even has a blog on his website about the possible loss of Cyprian Latakia that was discussed here.if there was an actual shortage no one would say a word.