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Old December 14th, 2009, 09:27 PM
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Default Re: Tangiers Smeel slike Jack??? WHA??

Originally Posted by swaflyer1 View Post
what exactly is the point of acclimating? its tobacco....i dont get how changing location could be sooooooo detrimental to the smoke? anybody have a relatively scientific answer as to the reason acclimation is even necessary?

Hopefully foibled comes on to explain it in a really intricate post... but until then, Tangiers has a water content, and when it is imbalanced, it smells off. letting it sit out helps the tobacco balance itself with the surrounding atmospheric conditions, eradicating the off flavors.
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