Originally Posted by merchantofmenac
it smelt fine....to be honest...even before acclimation i couldn't tell much of a differnece...it still smelt fine......then again my sense of smell probably isn't the greatest...the packaging stated to smell and see if you it smelt like "burnt tobacco" which means it needs more acclimation time....and after leaving it out for 24 hours it smelt fine but the smoke was horrible....
This pretty much confirms to me that it is an underpacking issue. If it happens on your next bowl, just take off the coals, lift up the foil and add some more tobacco. Also make sure you put a lot of holes in the foil and don't over heat the tobacco.