Our West Borneo incense sticks are perfect for
every-day use to scent your space guilt-free.
Unlike the species from the eastern regions of the island, most
of the species of agarwood trees from the western portion are
significantly more compact in size. But what they lack in size,
they more than make up for with the sheer BANG factor
– a commonly observed phenomenon in species with dense wood
fibers and high resin content (like the wood that went into
I have often tried to emphasize the important (yet
oft-overlooked) difference between 'grade' and 'quality'.
Although grade-wise these sticks do not match our 4 and 5 star
sticks, the quality is nevertheless very good. Try this little
trick (and you can use this to gauge the true quality of any
incense stick), hold a lighter to one end of the stick and light
up, without letting the stick ignite. You will notice a
faint trail of smoke rising from the singed stick. Inhale this
smoke... and you will understand exactly what I mean by 'grade'
These sticks impart an aura of sophisticated maturity and
sombreness. A samurai's private quarter comes to mind.
Scent notes: medicinal herbs, dark forest, antique wood,
bittersweet resin, tangy finish.
20 grams per tube
Stick length: 20cm
Burn time: 30-40 minutes
Ingredients: Agarwood, makko powder