The unlit Robusto smells predominantly of pepper and the stable.
On lighting up, this full-bodied tobacco gives
off dense smoke with aromas of black pepper and roasted coffee.
The No 2 Jamastran (pronounced "ramastran") settles
down after a few puffs and smoothens into a voluminous smoke with
an aromatic blend suggestive of leather, black pepper, roasted bark
and peat. After a few centimetres, its unaggressive power gradually
reveals fragrances of bitter almond and green walnut.
When half-smoked, it rounds out even more as the
green walnut, leather and roasted bark dominate. It keeps a steady
course right to the end, where there is also a slightly acrid hint
A fine rich robusto with real personality.