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? […]
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!
For many of us, having spent money on buying lovely tobacco and a beautiful pipe to smoke it in, it’s essential to make the most of smoking it. Smoking a pipe is a hobby and pastime that can’t be rushed or hurried as it takes time to build experience and to understand what you’re looking […]
Trying to find a great pairing for your cigars can prove tricky for even the most advanced cigar aficionado. To help you on your way to finding the perfect partners we have put together our ultimate pairing guide, covering drinks, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic, as well as an assortment of food.
When it comes to alcohol and cigars, even the most seasoned cigar aficionado and spirit buffs can find themselves in a bit of trouble when it comes to finding the perfect drink and cigar pairings. We take a look at how to pair cigars based on our ability to pick out complex flavours with our […]
Although you may think that whisky is the only alcohol with which you can nicely pair a cigar, the growing popularity of craft beer has led to an increase in viable beer pairings. With more varieties of beer in a wide range of flavours and styles, it is now easier than ever to pair up […]
When we think of having a drink with our cigar, invariably we will look to a single malt or a pint to help quench our thirst. But what should you pour if you are teetotal, have a non-alcoholic guest, or are still clinging to your alcohol-free new year’s resolutions!? We take a look at some […]
Alcohol can often enhance a smoking experience, and cigar aficionados tend to have strong ideas about which beverages work best with their beloved cigars. While whisky is the most commonly attempted pairing for cigar lovers, during special events or the festive season, Champagne may be the drink on offer. Pairing cigars with anything seems to […]
Whether you’re an advocate for smoking your cigar after dinner, before dinner, or not revolving around your food schedule at all, the growing trend in the world of cigars is to pair them with food flavours, much like you would with whiskies and wine. This trend is somewhat splitting opinion; you either believe in the […]