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Basically, snuff is a harmonious compound of pulverized tobaccos, to which aromatic essences may or may not be added. To make the best snuff, the finest tobacco leaf is selected and carefully blended. The leaf undergoes several processes involving heating and fermentation, during which the natural harshness of the tobacco is eliminated. Depending upon the type of snuff required – coarse, medi­um or fine – the tobacco is milled or ground by means of heavy pestles, either machine or water powered, in oak mortars and then sieved to ensure consistency of the requisite grain size. At this point, the essences are added – their
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