Among the kretek filter cigarette produced by PT. Gudang Garam, Tbk. Gudang Garam Surya is one of popular product from Gudang Garam beside Gudang Garam International or popular in Indonesia as Gudang Garam Filter.
Gudang Garam Surya 16 is also popular in Indonesia. Both lines are very success premium filter kretek cigarette in its class. Gudang Garam International taste stronger than Gudang Garam Surya.
Gudang Garam Surya has two variant at the same taste and flavor that is 12 cigarettes pack and 16 cigarettes pack.
Both packs have the same design, color, and marking, the different is only the size of pack because of it content.
The size of the cigarette itself also same.
This cigarette is a machine-rolled cigarette or SKM.
Gudang Garam Surya 16 Overview
Surya is a Sanskrit word that has a meaning in English as Sun or the other meaning is the Lord of the Sky.
Gudang Garam Surya is an exclusive product that has an excellent quality of the ingredients, the blend uses a various type of selected high quality tobacco leaves and clove, mixed with a special distinctive signature sauce made by an expertise blender with a long experienced in making a clove cigarettes kretek cigarette sauce.
This clove cigarettes kretek contains 31 mg tar and 2.2 mg nicotine.
The unique of blending process is, according to the factory statement, it uses at least 30 different high quality tobacco leaves that are to create a balance of taste, and then special cloves.
The special sauce made by a professional expert with a long time experience, the sauce added into the tobacco-clove blend in the middle of the production process.
Why the clove cigarette called as “kretek” cigarette?
Kretek is a local Javanese dialect for “crackling”, because when the clove cigarette first light-up will arouse a sound of crackling, at the early time of that cigarette, those people whose smoke that cigarette called as a “kretek” cigarette.
As in the international market, kretek cigarette called as a “clove cigarette” because the cigarette made uses tobacco blended with clove.
More About Gudang Garam Surya
Back to the Gudang Garam Surya, this kretek filter cigarette created to reflect the dynamic spirit of youth with a slogan The Taste of Gallant.
The taste is smooth not as strong as an others kretek filter cigarette, full aroma since the first light-up until finish.
At the first light-up, there is almost no crackling sound that is because the clove is finely ground.
The taste and burn is consistent since the beginning, and also give a warm feeling into the body. It will bring the smoker the ultimate riches and smooth of kretek filter cigarette.
Gudang Garam Surya is the real combination of a traditional heritage of kretek cigarette and a technology of processing that passed through generation.
Full-flavor Kretek cigarette in machine-processed. As mentioned above, Gudang Garam Surya available in 12 sticks packs and 16 sticks packs.
That is also a special 50 sticks in can packaging. That is the best choice for kretek lovers or even to whom that want to try it.
Gudang Garam, The producers
Gudang Garam Cigarette Company is one of the leading companies within the cigarette industry in Indonesia that has been established since 1958 in the town of Kediri, East Java.
Until now, Gudang Garam has widely known both domestically and internationally as a producer of high quality kretek cigarettes or clove cigarettes.
- Gudang Garam
- Gudang Garam Merah
- Gudang Garam International
- Gudang Garam Signature
- Gudang Garam Signature Mild
- Gudang Garam Patra
- Surya Brand
- Surya 12
- Surya 16
- Surya Exclusive
- Surya Pro
- Surya Pro Mild
- Sriwedari Lurik
- Gudang Garam Klobot Manis
- GG Mild
- GG Mild Shiver
- GG Move
Gudang Garam products can be found in many varieties, ranging from SKL (sigaret kretek klobot or corn husk-wrapped clove cigarettes), SKT (sigaret kretek linting tangan or hand-rolled clove cigarettes, up to SKM (sigaret kretek linting mesin or machine-rolled clove cigarettes).
For the true clove cigarettes lovers, they are committed to provide an outstanding experience in enjoying kretek clove cigarettes made from high-quality materials.