I'm sure many of you have stumbled upon this site before, so apologies to those of you for which this is old news. But I came across this page during my internet crawling and thought it was worth sharing since I hadn't seen it posted anywhere on this forum.
I found this website to be immensely helpful as I am beginning my pipe smoking journey. The "Professor" has a calm, conversational style to his tobacco reviews and I enjoyed getting his perspective on various blends that I have been interested in. He covers a bunch of blends and I think a lot of his reviews appeared in the Pipes and Tobaccos Magazine at some point.
There was also this how-to section of his website that was useful as I continue to work on getting my pipe-smoking technique down: