About the only thing to know about cigar bands is that they’re nice to look at. They really have little functional purpose beyond their looks. But they can definitely be … Read More
Why butane is the only choice for lighter fluid, and we mean the ONLY CHOICE!
This next is from an email sent by one of our regular customers, who found … Read More
When cigars taste bitter, and what you can do about it
Bitterness is a key component in the taste of many foods and beverages–coffee, beer, olives, even some kinds of … Read More
Aging your cigars–why and when
Aging your cigars is exactly what the name suggests–you put your cigars away for a certain period of time and let them rest, undisturbed, while … Read More
It shouldn’t happen, and it especially shouldn’t happen if you’re a savvy smoker who pays attention to and keeps tracks of the attributes of the cigars you like, but every … Read More
Guillotine, V, punch–there are many ways to prepare a premium cigar for smoking. In a pinch, you can even use a scissors or a knife…and if you’re really desperate, your … Read More
When you come across a cigar as fully dressed as the Fuente Anejo, whether you should leave all the wrappings on or take them off is a logical question. The … Read More
For long-term storage of premium cigars, sticking them in a freezer might seem to make some sense. As long as you put them in and leave them there, it’s not … Read More
In theory, it makes some sense—buying a longer version of your favorite cigar if the shorter one’s not available—and chopping it into two. Two cigars for maybe a little more … Read More
Did you know that…car cigarette lighters are actually cigar lighters? They were originally designed as such, which makes sense when you consider their size, which is a much better fit … Read More
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