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 […]
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.
Whether you’re a beginner in the cigar world or a seasoned pro when it comes to stogie smoking, the use of good accessories will be essential regardless of your experience and can make a massive amount of difference to the quality of your smoke. Not only do the right accessories make the whole smoking process […]
While there are plenty of guides on how to light a cigar, standard cigar lighting practices may not always work when you are smoking a cigar of an unusual shape! Whether your cigar has a tapered end, is wider in certain areas, or is square rather than round, your usual cigar lighting method may not […]
Sometimes, despite all your efforts to care for your cigars, a mistake may occur which leaves your cigar a little dried out. A dry cigar is something all cigar smokers will want to avoid, as it can create a bad tasting smoke. Whether you left a cigar loose in your car or forgot to check […]
Festival Del Habano was particularly special this year, as it is hosted in the same year as the 500th anniversary of Havana. In 2019, the focus was placed on three exciting brands; Trinidad, Hoyo de Monterrey and San Cristóbal de La Habana. We take a look at some of the highlights of this year’s festival, […]
Cigar smoking tends to lend itself to moments of calm, allowing you to sit back in a chair, as the luxurious smoke swirls around you, and have a good think about things. If you’re a fan of Cuban cigars, you may have thought about where they come from and how they have gained such a […]