Originally Posted by Midas97
I find that my bowl gets stained to a dark black color, and progressively as it gets darker and darker, I get that scratchy throat on exhale, then when I replace the bowl with a new one every month or so, it goes away.
Better idea scrub the bowl clean you are burning burned on molasses/Honey I use the soft steelwool to scrub the burned on black off the bowl or soak the bowl or boil the bowl.
Secondly try this it works http://www.hookahpro.com/forum/showthread.php?t=15875
and definitely no scratchy in the throat. I pack a bowl a lot of times that the tobacco touch the foil and have not had burning problems with Nakhla. AF on the other hand I don't like.