Category Archives: Drinks and Cigars

Cocktails to Try with Cigars

cigar next to an old fashioned

While a warming glass of Scotch whisky is the perfect pairing for your cigar in the winter months, the summer may call for something a little more fresh and fizzy to suit patio dining in sunny weather! We share some of our favourite cocktail recipes that will work wonderfully with your favourite smoke. Old Fashioned […]

How to Try Old and Rare Whisky

While you can find a quality sip in whisky of any age, there is certainly something appealing about the thought of being able to sample an old or rare whisky. Why Try Old Whisky? Aside from the novelty and excitement of trying something rare, there are valid taste reasons for wanting to try an older […]

Top Tips for Making Cocktails at Home

cocktail strained into a glass

Whether you’re a fan of the fruity or prefer your drink to have a stronger sip, there’s a cocktail for everyone. It’s always enjoyable to drink a professionally mixed cocktail, but it can be a bit tricky to replicate the same experience at home. To help you shake or stir together some delicious cocktails at […]

Cigar and Tea Pairing Guide

While we know of drinks like whisky and coffee being classic pairings for cigars, how do these smokes fair with the British favourite – a good cup of tea?! Why Do Tea and Cigars Pair Well Together? It is believed by some that the similarities in the growth process of both tea and tobacco are […]

6 Cuban Rum Cocktails to Try

cuban rum cocktail

With many rums produced in Cuba, the country has become linked with some tasty alcoholic beverages using this spirit. Here we share some of our favourite Cuban rum cocktails that you can make at home! Mojito One of the most popular cocktails in the world, the mojito originates from Cuba and makes use of delicious […]

How to Pair Cigars and Wine

cigar and wine

From comparable creation and ageing processes to being a luxury collectable, there are a lot of similarities between cigars and wine. With similarities comes the potential to form a great pairing, and cigars and wine can offer just that. We take a look at how you can create a great pairing. How Does Pairing Work? […]

Six Festive Drinks for Christmas

Bar tender at a bar

Christmas is the time of year that many of us like to indulge a little more than we perhaps would normally. Throughout the festive period, large amounts of food and drink are consumed in the name of celebration, often in the company of family and friends.

How to Pair Cigars With Coffee

coffee and cigar

Whether you fancy a pick-me-up in the morning, are looking for a non-alcoholic alternative, or just really love a good, strong cup of coffee, we take a look at why coffee and cigars are the next pairing experience you should try!