For some cigar lovers, trying to ash the entire cigar is something of a challenge, making the smoke even more fun. In fact, the art of keeping the entire cigar’s worth of ash intact has now surpassed the realm of being a fun game for cigar lovers, becoming a worldwide competition at the likes of […]
Deciding to start your own whisky collection can be a nerve-wracking decision when you are expecting to have to spend your life’s savings and every waking hour checking out auctions to be able to get a few decent bottles. Luckily, this isn’t the case, and whisky collecting can be a fairly easy and enjoyable hobby […]
Pipe smoking is an iconic symbol of our heritage, an act that has characterised politicians, actors and authors alike. Some of the most prominent names in British and world history have been known to indulge in a bowl of tobacco from their favourite pipe.
Xikar cigar accessories are renowned within the industry for their high-quality materials, unique innovation and exquisite craftsmanship. They offer a wide range of cigar and pipe related accessories such as lighters, cutters, humidification and hygrometers and travel cases to name just a few!
Cigars have long been enjoyed for their complex and intense flavours, and the rich history associated with the production and enjoyment of these delicious smokes has led to the development of numerous fun facts and exciting tales. Keep reading to discover 10 cigar facts that you can share the next time you smoke a stogie […]
In February 2019, at the Festival Del Habano, Trinidad Cigars celebrated their fiftieth anniversary as part of the cigar industry. The celebrations were grand – as to be expected for a 50th – as Trinidad were one of the main featured brands of the Festival del Habano, and announced the release of five new cigars; […]
Davidoff, a brand known for quality, style and great cigars is continuing to promote and push their exclusive collections. This month (April), they will be releasing nine exclusive editions of cigars that are only available in specific countries around the world.
If you’re a regular reader of the Havana House blog, you’ll know that we are big fans of pairing guides. Whether you’re combining your stogie with a dram of top-notch whiskey or some fine chocolate treats, our guides will have you covered.
Within the pipe smoking community, the ageing of tobacco seems to be a somewhat divisive topic. On the one hand, there are people that believe that because tobacco is a plant, it should be treated like other plants and consumed when fresh.
The ebb and flow in popularity of Irish Whiskey is a story in of itself. Once the producers of the most popular spirit in the world, Irish distilleries saw a sharp and dramatic decline throughout the 19th-century which coincided with Scotland opening new whiskey producers and expanding their industry. From 1890 to 1990, 27 of […]