Aromatic Fire-cured tobacco is a variety of tobacco which is used as a condimental for pipe blends. In the USA, it is grown in northern middle Tennessee, in Virginia and central Kentucky. Aromatic Fire-cured tobacco that is grown in Tennessee and Kentucky is very often used in moist snuff, chewing tobaccos, some special cigarettes. It has an unbeaten, rich, floral taste, and adds aroma and body to the blend.
There is other fire-cured tobacco, Latakia and it is produced from different oriental kinds of N. tabacum. The leaves are smoked and cured over smoldering fires of local hardwoods and aromatic shrubs in Syria and Cyprus. Latakia has a very special flavor and a very nice smoky aroma; it is used in English and Balkan style pipe tobacco blends.