Cigar Pokémon; Gotta Catch ’em All!

Shopping for cigars has become like chasing Pokémon in a public park…exhausting, frustrating and leaving one to question their use of time and resources. Sometimes you have to hear about how cool (or not cool) a special release or limited edition cigar is from friends because you never got to experience it for yourself. I…

Courtship of the Cigar

Stop falling in love with a cigar after one smoke. Whether it be because of who made it, the price or because someone else claimed it changed their life, one cannot deem a cigar the “best ever” from partaking in one stick. Manufacturers don’t try just one blend before they market it to the world,…

Welcome, Smoke, Enjoy & Learn

I’ve been doing more visiting and less writing over the last few months as I’ve frequented cigar shops. I like to say that I’ve been conducting research. One thing I’ve learned is that people, both new and experienced, still want education and knowledge about premium cigars almost as much or more than they want the cigar itself.…