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Do You Remove the Cigar’s Band Before Smoking?

Cigar bands

A very commonly asked question when it comes to smoking cigars is: should I remove the band when I go to smoke it? Ultimately, this decision is up to you. Some choose to smoke keeping it on, whereas others remove it. We look at the arguments behind all of the options! Taking It Off Before […]

The Complete Guide to Cigar Smoking

Whether you are just starting out in the cigar world or are looking to freshen up on the basics, this guide will help you turn from a beginner to a refined and well-educated smoker of cigars! Click a topic, or scroll down to learn everything! What Cigar Should You Buy as a Beginner? Understanding Cigar […]

The Ultimate Guide to Enhancing Your Cigar Smoking Experience

man holding cigar

Once you’ve grasped the basics of cigar smoking and know more or less what it is you are looking for in a cigar, you can start to look for ways in which you can enhance your cigar smoking experience. In this guide, we will share some of our advice and top tips to help you […]

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!

A Guide to the Types of Pipe Tobacco

With a countless number of tobacco blends available from all over the globe, it can be difficult to believe anyone could have tried them all; never mind choose which one to go for next. The variety and blends are endless, and you will often find independent tobacconists creating their own blends to add to the […]

Stocking Fillers Guide

Christmas tree and presents

As we creep ever closer to the big day, we wanted to help you on your present buying escapades with our Christmas present buying guide for stocking fillers. For some, the stockings are the main event. Having a collection of small and very thoughtful gifts can make an already great day an even better one. […]