This variety is also known as Samarkand as it was purchased in Samarkand, at a Uzbekistan bazaar in the late 1980's by John Swenson.  Our tasting shows a very pleasant flavor with a little spice but not too sharp.  Inner wrappers are purple streaked.

Persian Star - Purple Stripe - Hardneck

$14.00Price
  • $14.00 per half pound - $24.50 per pound - 4 pound limit