eJuice Review: Banana Smoothie by Silk Road Vapour

eJuice Review: Banana Smoothie by Silk Road Vapour

The first bunch of samples that I reviewed from Silk Road Vapour a while ago were great, I was very impressed with the flavour, quality, and nice consistency of flavour intensity from their line.

They proved themselves a professional outfit, skillful in their mixing as well as providing a top notch customer service with their fast shipping times and dealing with my many questions eloquently.

I’m very pleased to have some more of their range to review for you all, and this time, with some “You-Beaut” brand-spanking new labels!

Today I’ll be reviewing “Banana Smoothie”!

From the website:

Take a trip to the tropics! It all starts with ripe banana’s, full cream milk, a touch of brown sugar and a hint of cinnamon. A fresh velvety taste that rolls off the tongue. Definitely a summertime favourite!

The Review:

Definately not what you’ll expect, this one is a banana with a difference!

“Banana Smoothie” is a smooth mix of real ripe bananas, thick cream, sweet sugar and mildly spicy cinnamon making this banana a little more complex with a little bit of tang.

I’m really liking how this mix comes together. I’d stop short of calling it rich, but it is definately a culmination of various textures and nuances brought together for a bit of a sensory treat.

I get instant banana with a hint of warm cinnamon on the inhale. It’s sweet yet lightly spicy, warm and quite full bodied.

On the exhale the banana remains fairly consistent, whilst the cinnamon takes on a really sweet nature, with a little bit of tang. The tang is quite zesty, and reminds me a little of pineapple. If you told me there was a touch of pineapple in here, I’d believe it! Even though I know it is just the cinnamon playing on my senses.

The smooth milk or cream and brown sugar also make an appearance on the exhale controlling the tang, and providing a little more thickness and body to the mix as well as a sugary sweetness that follows through to the end of the exhale.

As mentioned earlier, this isn’t your typical banana. If you’re keen on a realistic banana with a light cinnamon tang, look no further!

Nice work guys.

Where to Buy:

You can pick up any of Silk Road Vapours’ flavours direct from their website (http://www.silkroadvapour.com.au).

Silk Road Vapour are having a 30% off sale right now, through to Tuesday 18th of July. Get on it guys, that’s a great deal!





Coil damage:

Cotton darkens a little, but minimal issues with coils.

PG/VG Ratio:



Full bodied, thick and creamy.


Perhaps not necessary, but couldn’t hurt and may help the flavours mature.


Top notch presentation as always from Silk Road. This time around they’ve got some fancy new labels, embellished with some gold/copper striping on satin black background.
I received 30ml ready to vape clear unicorn bottles with child-proof caps all sealed up nicely.

Test rigs:

Hadaly RDA with single SS coil @ 0.3 ohms on a bottom feed mod.
Kennedy RDA with dual SS coil @ 0.4 ohms on a regulated mod running 50-80 watts.

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Shane Presser has been vaping since 2013, and has extensive experience with advanced equipment, coil builds and DIY mixing. He is the man behind VapersGarage, and also more recently the Vape Database (www.thevapedb.com), a resource to help vapers find hardware and equipment based on their individual needs.

Rating overview

  • Flavour Accuracy
  • Coil Friendliness
  • Vape Quality
  • Personal Rating
Total score
Good 4