Category Archives: The Cigar Blog

Welcome to the Havana House cigar blog. Here you will find the latest cigar news. Whenever a new product is released or a big name makes an announcement we are on it! We also create a variety of other blog posts such as our hit series Cigar History where take a dive into the facinating past of cigar brands. From Cohiba to Davidoff you can learn about them all to help you become a great conversationalist. On top of this you will find informational blogs as well as quirky top ten blogs and short tips and tricks posts. The Havana House cigar blog is the definititive place to be for all aficionados!

How to Infuse Cigars with Alcohol

Although some purists may beg to differ, you can improve your smoking experience by infusing your cigars with your favourite liquors. What better way to enjoy a cognac and cigar than combining the two for a more fruitful evening? If it’s your first time infusing your cigars, why not splash out on your favourite liquor? […]

How to Pick the Right Cigar Lighter for You

Man holding a flame up to his cigar

A cigar lighter is one of the most important bits of kit you need as a cigar smoker. It can literally make or break your cigar. Choosing a quality lighter is essential for a number of reasons. Firstly, being able to light your cigar properly ensures that it burns evenly, without developing burn issues. By […]

Cigar Tasting Notes and Flavour Wheel

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When we smoke a cigar, we expect a flavourful experience. A premium cigar is expected to be packed full of a variety of flavours that develop and come together throughout the experience of smoking to create a complex aroma and incredible taste. Cigars can contain a whole host of different flavours at once. This can […]

Does the Size and Shape of a Cigar Affect Its Taste?

As you browse for cigars online, you’ll notice that there are a vast range of different vitolas available. Vitolas are the descriptive name for a particular size and shape of a cigar. For example, a Churchill cigar is a cigar with dimensions of around 7 inches in length with a ring gauge of 47. If […]