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Coming soon(ish): A review of a new blend I'm in the process of thinking up 2 weeks 1 day ago #46921

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Lol, it's name might suggest a good idea of much of what it will be all about. I'm between referring to it as The Kraken King, and King Kraken*.

*Edit: I went with referring to it as the "Royal Kraken".

The Kraken has its eight tentacles, and two arms, but what of its head? And what of it's ink, that it keeps at the ready?

For "the ink" I'm thinking Hirsuta, Stem and Vein, and the Kx blend of Tea and other ingredients that InSense, and Gold Leaf, offer.

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Kratom Variety: Kx, Premium Blend
Harvested from: Indonesia
Description: A Clear mix of different amounts of 2 different types of Kratom with a 3.0 alkaloid content, mixed with Shilajit and Ipurosa, Which in turn brings such a completely different aroma than regular Kratom that makes it Unique with its own natural properties.


Imo that's got ingredient in Kraken Ink written all over it. And written in Kraken ink as well, lol.

I'm going with what I have on hand, and I'd prefer to use only InSense or Gold Leaf, though I have no problem using three stem and veins, and Hirsuta, from Tea Time as part of "the ink" as those aren't staples of either InSense or Gold Leaf.

So for "the head" I'm thinking White Hulu, which I'm pretty sure I have, from Gold Leaf.

I've also got Gold MD from InSense, which I like a lot, but I'm not sure it's bold enough to be the head.

I think this blend could make a Kraken that's a notch more fierce, with a bit more "stamina", and thus deserving to be the Kraken King.

Ha, it's nice having enough free time to dream up stuff like this. ;)

Legend, which I'm making up as I type, says it appeared to me in a dream, a dream of a raging storm where the distinctions between sky, water, and shoreline, were lost amidst the howling winds, deluging rains, towering waves, and chain lightning. Amidst all that the Kraken King emerged like an explosion from the writhing sea, towering, and spoke, "You must create my form so that I might exist in your world, and do honorable battle there".

It seems like a reasonable request. :)
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Coming soon(ish): A review of a new blend I'm in the process of thinking up 2 weeks 9 hours ago #46938

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Very Interesting Babel. Blends seem to be Endless.
If anybody has any Questions about Kratom please private message me or make a Post & I will be glad to answer as soon as I can usually within 24 hours if not sooner. I'm usually on really late at night Between Midnight & 5am.
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Coming soon(ish): A review of a new blend I'm in the process of thinking up 2 weeks 3 hours ago #46945

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I'm on the job, and I think I'll make a small jar's worth of it so as to avoid having to blend every serving.

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Coming soon(ish): A review of a new blend I'm in the process of thinking up 1 week 6 days ago #46950

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So far, so very nice. It rose up, ready to rumble, very quickly. I took it less than an hour ago, my first serving of the day (I'm a night-owl).

I concocted a batch of the Kraken King that was as large as the smallest packet of essential ingredients allowed. With so many ingredients though, the total amount is pretty impressive. It came to about 140 grams, with half the weight being Hirsuta and my five stem and vein varieties.

I slightly botched how I was keep a running tally, and at the end when I reweighed everything I saw I was a few grams shy of what it should be. Inspiration struck, and rather than add a bit of this and that I took my jar of the Pink Willy blend from Tea Time and I figured, an epic mythological creature can benefit from a bit of "magic smoke"*, so I added a heavy teaspoon of it in.

I'll say this has a "regal" vibe to it, as you'd expect from a Tea that has "King" as part of its name. This has had a very well rounded and consistent feel to it so far. I'm hoping that my desire for it having endurance pans out. As its half Hirsuta and stem and vein, I'm cautiously optimistic.

My final/fourth serving last night (early morning) was cancelled as it would have come just before going to bed. And I took this at a time when more normally I'd be on my second serving, so this was a tough way for it to have it's audition, so to speak.

So I'll break my normal protocol and take it again, in a little while.

*"magic smoke" has special meaning among hard core consumers of gaming hardware. It's akin to "secret sauce" but a bit different, as "magic smoke" refers to the manufacturer somehow getting their hardware to perform better than it was expected to, given its specifications.

Nintendo is possibly the most respected for their success in injecting magic smoke into their hardware. Modest specifications, but often with amazing performance, given its known limitations.
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Coming soon(ish): A review of a new blend I'm in the process of thinking up 1 week 6 days ago #46953

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Bravo Babel =D>

I’m inspired to create a blend now !!!
What a fun, rewarding and possibly groundbreaking endeavor :)

Please keep us posted!!..!!
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The King's reign looks like it will be reasonably long. Long Live the King, and the next one up might have an even better turn up at bat. I had an omelette just a short while ago, so I'm figuring on another 20 minutes or so.
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Coming soon(ish): A review of a new blend I'm in the process of thinking up 1 week 6 days ago #46959

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It dawned on me an hour or so ago that I might want to rename this.

No way I'll be responsible for Kraken King Kratom!

And not be too "woke" but I try to stay away from perpetuating gender stereotypes needlessly. So I've switched the name of this epic being to that of the "Royal Kraken".

RKK is OK with me. Royal Kraken Kratom.
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Coming soon(ish): A review of a new blend I'm in the process of thinking up 1 week 6 days ago #46961

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I'm thinking we'll keep the magic smoke as being "dealer's choice", and subject to whim. ;)

Maybe just keep that as the last ingredient at the end of making the Royal Kraken, and only make up your mind in that moment.
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Coming soon(ish): A review of a new blend I'm in the process of thinking up 1 week 6 days ago #46966

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This gave an "I took an impressive serving of Kratom" feeling without any part of the sense of that being overly assertive. Pretty intense though, even at the low amount used for testing. It was a bit soothing to have my third serving be that of Super Green Malay. Unsurprisingly, RKK is more for the earlier parts of the day. RKK wasn't make me feel wired (well, not too wired that I felt concern), nor was it lacking in enabling a serene upbeat mood, and helping in keeping the fun factor in the day's progress. But it is a bit "on point" when taken as part of getting to things.

Tomorrow I'll finish cleansing the palate by using a Gold MD from Soflo as the lead off hitter, and following that will be the RKK.
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Coming soon(ish): A review of a new blend I'm in the process of thinking up 1 week 6 days ago #46967

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madmaxnightrider wrote: Very Interesting Babel. Blends seem to be Endless.


Thanks! And yeah, I'm starting to find that out for myself. Nice! :)
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