Cigarillos: Enjoy a Smaller Type of Cigar

by Rick June 23, 2014

Cigarillo is a Spanish term used to describe a narrow and short cigar. They differ from cigarettes in that they are wrapped in dark tobacco leaves or a tobacco based paper that is brown. They are smaller than a traditional cigar and larger than a normal sized cigarette. Sometimes they are made sans filters and [...]

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Do Cigar Humidors Help With the Longevity of Cigars

by Rick June 20, 2014

A humidor is a box that is specifically designed to hold cigars, and was made to maintain the consistency of humidity in a confines made of Spanish cedar. There is a need to keep the humidity at a proper level so cigars do not dry out, or become too moist and develop mold. Humidors are [...]

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What Is the Best Cigar For You

by Rick June 19, 2014

When it comes to getting advice about the best cigars, there are a few things you need to consider. A lot goes into creating premium cigars that are of high quality. Not every smoke is the same either. Cigars are becoming more popular among smokers that want a bold and robust tobacco flavor. The idea [...]

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AVO Cigars: Classic Taste for a Discerning Palate

by Rick June 17, 2014

If you are looking for a cigar that is a cut above the rest, look no further than AVO cigars. These premium cigars were created by Hendrik Kelner, Zino Davidoff, and Avo Uvezian. Mr. Uvezian is best known for writing a song made famous by Frank Sinatra, “Strangers in the Night”. The cigars were originally [...]

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Cigar Aficionados Smoke Alec Bradley Premium Cigars

by Rick June 12, 2014

Since 1996 Alec Bradley has manufactured cigars that have come to be known as premium cigars the world over. The company is family owned and operated and prides themselves on providing one of the finest cigars manufactured. Special care is taken with the manufacturing of these cigars and includes tobacco production, fermentation and the actual [...]

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Try Acid Cigars and Enjoy a Sweet Smoke

by Rick June 10, 2014

Acid cigars are a brand of aromatic cigars that tend to have a sweet aromatic essence. They come in a wide range of flavors that are reminiscent of a botanical aromatic cigar. Although they are fairly new on the market, they have already become quite popular with connoisseurs of cigars. If you are trying these [...]

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H. Upmann Legacy Toro, A Review by Ken York

by Ken York June 3, 2014

I once had the rare opportunity to tour the Tabacalera de Garcia cigar factory in the Dominican Republic.  The factory is one of the largest handmade cigar factories in the world, if not the largest. At the end of the day I left with some of José Seijas’ exquisite personal blends and a box of [...]

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