Originally Posted by Nyxxie
I pack my vortex a bit differently. I put in some, and pack it down on on the bottom and up the sides of the bowl. Then I sprinkle the rest in. The bowl gets really hot so you want to cook as much of the shisha as possible.
Well, that's essentially how I pack my vortex bowl too, as you may have seen in my how-to video.
My phunnel bowls and egyptian bowls are packed like I mentioned a few posts up and I think it's the best way to do it.