Cigar Articles

Cohiba Behike Cigars: Luxury Smoking Experience or Overpriced Status Symbol?

Cohiba Behike cigars have been touted as the epitome of luxury Cuban cigars, with their rich flavours and luxurious smoking experience. However, there are growing concerns about whether they are...

Published November 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Musgrave Pink Gin

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published November 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Gouden Carolus Single Malt

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published November 2023

5 Reasons to Smoke Cuban Cigars

Cuban cigars still hold a reputation, they were the first cigars to become popular. Cuba was the largest producer and many brands have a legacy that is not rivalled by...

Published November 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Disaronno

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published November 2023

Plasencia Cigars: A Tradition of Quality and Excellence

Cigar enthusiasts are always on the lookout for the perfect blend of flavor, aroma, and quality. Plasencia Cigars, a brand that has been around for over 150 years, offers just...

Published November 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Flowstone Bushwillow

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published November 2023

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Best 5 Arturo Fuente Cigars That Won’t Break the Bank

If you’re a cigar enthusiast, you’ve probably heard of Arturo Fuente cigars. Known for their exceptional quality and unique flavors, Fuente cigars are highly sought after by cigar aficionados around...

Published November 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Macallan Quest

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published November 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Stalla Dhu Truthbetold 22

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published October 2023

The Best Budget Cigar We’ve Tried: Regius Serie Limitada Review

The Regius Serie Limitada is a fantastic budget cigar that delivers on flavours and quality without breaking the bank. It is a perfect choice for those looking for an enjoyable...

Published October 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Zonin Cuvee 1821

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published October 2023

The Netherlands Has a Hypocritical View on Cigar Tobacco

The Netherlands is often viewed as a country with liberal policies on drugs, with cannabis being decriminalized and available for purchase in coffee shops. However, the country has a very...

Published October 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Joseph Guy V.S.

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published October 2023

Cuban Cigar Sizes Are Becoming Ridiculous and I Hate It!

Have you noticed how Cuban cigars have been getting larger lately? I mean, twenty years ago, the thickest Cuban cigar had a ring gauge of 52. Now, there are more...

Published October 2023

Here is Why Curing and Fermenting Cigar Tobacco is So Important

Curing and fermentation are two critical processes in the production of cigars that play a significant role in determining the flavour, aroma, and overall quality of the final product. Understanding...

Published October 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Stalla Dhu Proven8

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published October 2023

What’s the Most Important Cigar Country in Europe?

What’s the most important cigar country in Europe? I think that’s an interesting question and the answer will differ on the way you look at it. Some might say it’s...

Published October 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Stalla Dhu Ben Nevis 1999

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published October 2023

California’s Tobacco Ban: The Double Standard of Legalizing Cannabis while Demonizing Tobacco

Californian assembly member Damon Connolly recently introduced Assembly Bill 935, which aims to forever ban the sale of all tobacco products in California, including handmade cigars, to people born after...

Published October 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Stalla Dhu Cask Strength Linkwood 13 Year Old Reserve

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published October 2023

Cigar Collecting: How to Build and Care for Your Personal Collection

Cigar collecting is a fascinating and rewarding hobby that can be enjoyed by anyone with an interest in cigars and the history and culture surrounding them. Whether you’re a seasoned...

Published October 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Stalla Dhu Benriach 110 Proof

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published October 2023

America’s Attitude towards Tobacco: New Study May Force Further Regulations Against Cigars

A recent study has revealed that the majority of Americans support the idea of prohibiting the sale of both menthol cigarettes and all tobacco products. The study, which was conducted...

Published October 2023

Best 5 Cuban Cigars Under £20 to Buy in 2023

The soaring cost of Cuban cigars has made them a luxury item that only a few can afford. This trend has left many cigar enthusiasts feeling left out and searching...

Published October 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Stalla Dhu Fettercairn 15 Year Old

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published October 2023

What If? (Habanos Edition)

We all daydream, sometimes even when we are enjoying a cigar, either alone when you just let your thoughts and imagination run free, or when you’re with friends and you...

Published October 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Stalla Dhu Glen Elgin Port Wood 2010

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published October 2023

7 Reasons Why Premium Cigars Are Good for You

Premium cigars have been enjoyed for centuries for their unique flavor and aroma. In recent years, there has been a growing interest in the potential health benefits of premium cigars....

Published October 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Stalla Dhu Single Cask Benrinnes 1997

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published October 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Four Pillars Fresh Yuzu

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published October 2023

Cigars & Cocktails

During the covid pandemic I started watching old episodes of Bar Rescue, the TV show where Jon Taffer rescues failing bars. For those that are unaware of the show, it...

Published October 2023

Pairing Cigars & Alcohol – Foragers Soulful Sloe Gin

Cigars and alcohol. Two luxury products that go hand in hand, and sometimes even meet on business level. Aging tobacco in whisky, rum, or cognac barrels is a practice several...

Published October 2023

If You Could Go Back In Time, What Cigar Would You Get?

If you could go back in time for a cigar, what would it be? And I don’t mean to go back in time to buy some highly wanted Cubans to...

Published October 2023

The Unbelievable Choices of Habanos

If you are a fan of Cuban cigars, and you haven’t accumulated a nice collection over the last decade, then you are in for a tough few years. Cuban cigars...

Published September 2023

5 Reasons to Smoke a Cigar

Smoking isn’t healthy, we all know that. And I won’t claim that smoking cigars isn’t unhealthy. I will say that smoking cigars is less unhealthy than smoking cigarettes, and there...

Published September 2023