Monthly Archives: July 2020

The Ultimate Guide to Enhancing Your Cigar Smoking Experience

man holding cigar

Once you’ve grasped the basics of cigar smoking and know more or less what it is you are looking for in a cigar, you can start to look for ways in which you can enhance your cigar smoking experience. In this guide, we will share some of our advice and top tips to help you […]

Ramon Allones Allones No. 2 Cigar Coming Soon to Havana House

Green box of Ramon Allones Cigars

Next month, we are expected to receive the final Edicion Limitada for 2019 in the UK. The cigar in question is the Ramon Allones Allones No. 2 Edicion Limitada 2019, and it is expected to debut in mid-August. What Are Edicion Limitada Cigars? As you may have gathered from the name, ‘Edicion Limitada’ cigars are […]

The Definitive Guide to Cigar Humidification

Humidor

So, you have decided to make an investment in a batch of fine cigars. Whether they are Cuban cigars, premium blends or rare vintage batches, they deserve the best protection. The humidification process can be quite complicated, and plenty of enthusiasts don’t know how to properly store their precious cigars. Fear not though, we have […]

Cigar Smoking Icons: Groucho Marx

groucho marx smoking a cigar

Considered one of America’s greatest comedians, Groucho Marx is a distinctive figure of stage and screen. Making a cigar a central part of his character and appearance, Marx has long been an icon in the world of cigars. To celebrate this cigar-smoking icon, we take a look at his life and relationship with cigars. Early […]

Tea and Pipe Tobacco Pairings

pipes on a table

If you’re looking for a quintessentially-British smoking experience, then it doesn’t get better than matching up a smoking pipe with a classic cup of tea. While most pairing guides relating to smoking will typically focus more on whisky and cigars, we cannot forget about our beloved pipe tobacco, which offers just as many complex flavour […]

4 Bourbon Whiskey Cocktails for Summer

pouring cocktail

We all love a good cocktail in the summer. The combination of cooling ice, refreshing fizz and fresh fruitiness is the perfect mixture for a day when the sun is out and shining! While whiskey probably isn’t the first alcohol that would come to mind when we mention refreshing summer sips, we love a good […]