Dark fire cured binder leaf also known as Red Herring leaf is very popular in the Caribbean islands and well-liked by smokers who are looking for a leaf that is slightly step up in flavor and strength. This leaf is exceptionally dark in color due to a distinct fire curing process that results in a leaf with a thick texture, with almost electric feel to it, and a strong smoky scent. Although, it is one of the stronger smelling tobacco variety but it is loaded with flavor. These leaves are one of the largest sized leaves in the market. These leaves are of binder grade so the majority of the leaves would be almost wrapper quality with the exception of a few that may have some holes. The binder grade is a popular choice for making grabba as it can be crushed down.