Originally Posted by mattathayde
bowls always say they hold X but rarely is that a real world estimate (other than when you pack tangiers the "correct" way and waste 90% of the tobacco)
with a standard egyptian bowl i got about 30+ bowls from a 250g pack of nakhla, so its really 8-10 grams tops in a bowl that holds "15-25"
Also because of the different levels of wetness the same volume of tobacco will be a different weight. Tobacco is packed and measured by weight.