The popularity of cigars in the UK has fluctuated over the years. We look at the history of smoking cigars in Britain, and how views towards cigars have shifted over time.
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 […]
While Winston Churchill is perhaps best known for being the Prime Minister to lead Britain successfully through the Second World War, the man is also known for his love of food, liquor and, most importantly, cigars. We take a look at these three loves in this iconic man’s life.
For centuries, cigars have served as iconic accompaniments for men of wealth and power. Many famous figures such as Winston Churchill, Al Capone, and Alfred Hitchcock would seldom be seen without a signature stogie protruding from their mouths, each a top dog in their profession (legal or not). But what exactly has made the cigar […]
Now that 2017 is well and truly underway, it’s time to remind ourselves of the rich and varied history of the cigar and why they are have played such an integral role in cultures throughout time. Knowing more about the background of certain cigars allows you to better understand the cultural significance associated with each […]
Welcome to Cigar History, a series of blogs that the team at Havana House are creating about the background of each cigar brand! Today is the initial instalment of the series, we’re talking about Cohiba cigars
Cigar History : Juliany Cigars – Best Value Cigars in the UK? Welcome to Cigar History, a series of blogs created by the team at Havana House about the background of cigar brands. Today is a special edition. Not only are we taking a look into the interesting past of Juliany cigars, but we are […]