April 28, 2019

Emotional Taste Perception. Sounds intriguing doesn’t it?  Whether you are a novice or a veteran cigar smoker you have run into this topic either accidentally or on purpose. Emotional Taste Perception basically means your environment or emotions can alter your percepti...

April 22, 2019

I know I’ve written about this topic before, but as I was driving home today I realized I missed a valuable point. One time several years ago I was attending one of my aforementioned Chattanooga Tweetup events in Chattanooga, TN. On the last night of the event we got t...

April 11, 2019

I’ve been trying to keep up in the latest media on what’s been going on with the premium tobacco industry and the USFDA. There’s not much news unfortunately because there is a small percentage of premium cigar smokers vs. cigarette smokers. Drew Newman, fourth generati...

April 7, 2019

I have noticed, as I’m sure you have as well, an insanely growing trend of smoking regulations, bureaucratic legislation, and overall condemnation of cigar smoking. It’s befuddling to me that in the last 5 years this country has done more damage to the premium tobacco...

March 27, 2019

I’ve heard this phrase from different sources and web videos, always talking about the “good ol’ boom days of the 90’s”. “Back then we were getting our hands on some of the best tobacco of our time.” “Kids today will never know the quality of smokes from almost 30 year...

March 25, 2019

This is a topic I absolutely love talking about. If e’er a way to start the day it’s an espresso and a breakfast cigar. Imagine, you wake up from your vacation hotel stay, and it’s just before first light. You’re in no hurry and enjoy the peace and quiet. So what are y...

February 18, 2019

Here’s a topic of conversation that is sure to upset most premium tobacco users out there. Every year in Las Vegas there is an event called the Tobacco Plus Expo or TPE. This is a magnificent gathering of some heavy hitters in the tobacco and tobacco alternative lifest...

February 13, 2019

I’ve been fortunate enough, as many of you have, to attend many cigar events from diffferent parts of the country. Some I thought were better than other, but are some events worth it? And why? I was reading an article written by Tobacco Business Magazine back in May/Ju...

January 29, 2019

Some of us have a go-to drink for the holidays, others don’t. Aside from egg nog at Christmas and mulled wine at Thanksgiving, there’s just something special about being in the cold either indoors or outdoors and having a warm glass of your favorite beverage. For me, i...

January 29, 2019

Well now that is an interesting question. How can we, the male population, make a cigar bar/lounge/tobacco shop more female friendly? We read article after article basked on interview questions from female cigar smokers that they wish the lounges were more catered for...

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