The summer cooled my ardor for the pipe and this was my first smoke in weeks. Who can stand in the eternal light of God and have nothing for Him to rebuke? As delivered, the tobacco is a bit on the moist side but is nevertheless is easy to light and burns evenly, requiring few relights. Approved Unto God, 4 R. A little age on it helps and dry is good but not crunchy. I'll certainly smoke the rest of the bag, but it is no more than a 2-star tobacco in my book.