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Glossary of Tobacco Pipe and Pipe Tobacco Terms

Glossary of Tobacco Pipe and Pipe Tobacco Terms

Posted by Jack Rather on 9th Feb 2021

Figuring out the world and culture of pipe smoking is difficult and treacherous. Just like any other hobby or practice in life, the right resources make developing a meaningful connection to the activity considerably easier.       When you dig into pipe smoking, you …
The Pipe Cleaner Compendium

The Pipe Cleaner Compendium

Posted by Matt Vandenburgh on 5th Feb 2021

Proper care and maintenance will prolong your pipe's life. After each use, you should be taking the appropriate steps to clean your pipe to have it ready for the next use. Like making your bed, brushing your teeth, or mowing the lawn, this is an important task that helps maintain your quality of …
5 of the Best Cigars On the Market Right Now

5 of the Best Cigars On the Market Right Now

Posted by Jack Rather on 4th Feb 2021

Do you often look forward to relaxing with friends and family? How’d you like to make these moments more enjoyable with laughter and stories? Smoking the best cigars is an excellent way to unwind and indulge in some a simple pleasure with good company. There's never a bad time to light up a smo …
Cigar Shapes and Sizes: The Ultimate Guide

Cigar Shapes and Sizes: The Ultimate Guide

Posted by Jack Rather on 2nd Feb 2021

There are many different cigar shapes and sizes out there, keep reading below and become a more informed cigar enthusiast.Do Size and Shape Matter?The strength and flavor of a cigar comes down to the type of tobacco used. For instance, you might have a thick, fat stogie, but if mild tobacco is used …
11 Awesome Cigar Accessories to Buy

11 Awesome Cigar Accessories to Buy

Posted by Jack Rather on 20th Jan 2021

Smoking cigars is more than an occasional treat. It's a lifestyle. And to maintain that lifestyle, there are a few essential extras you'll need if you want to make the most out of your cigar experience.There are many cigar accessories serving all manner of purposes. When shopping online for the …
Meerschaum Pipes: The Complete Overview

Meerschaum Pipes: The Complete Overview

Posted by Matthew Vandenburgh on 19th Jan 2021

So you’re looking for a pipe to smoke and enjoy. You can go with a corn cob, or maybe even a classic briar pipe. For the purist though, you are not likely to get a better smoke than with a meerschaum pipe.What is Meerschaum?From a literal translation, meerschaum is the German word for seafoam, while …

Best Pipe Tobacco Blends [2021 Update]

Posted by Terry Williams on 13th Jan 2021

Bulk TobaccoIf you want to make sure your favorite pipe tobacco blend is always close at hand, you will need to buy it in bulk. You can find the best pipe tobacco blends below. If you’re buying bulk for the first time and/or are unsure how to store it, read our dos and don’ts for cellaring tobacco w …
Favorite Pipe Brands [2021 Update]

Favorite Pipe Brands [2021 Update]

Posted by Terry Williams on 13th Jan 2021

Short List of Favorite Pipe Brands We CarryFor a new pipe smoker or a collector branching out into other lines, the large selection of tobacco pipes available can sometimes seem daunting. To help make it a little easier, scroll these visual examples of some of the most popular brands of smoking …
The Complete Pipe Smoker Gift Guide

The Complete Pipe Smoker Gift Guide

Posted by Jack Rather on 7th Jan 2021

Did you know that the vintage art of pipe smoking has been gaining more and more popularity each year?While cigarettes and cigars can offer a great smoking experience, nothing is as refined and personal as smoking loose-leaf tobacco out of one of your favorite pipes. Even the pipes themselves c …
The Ultimate Guide to Macanudo Inspirado Black Cigars

The Ultimate Guide to Macanudo Inspirado Black Cigars

Posted by Jack Rather on 3rd Jan 2021

There's nothing like sitting back and relaxing with your favorite cigar. It's a way to connect with friends or to finish off a long day.No matter when or how you enjoy cigar smoking, it's important to know which cigars to smoke. And, with so many cigar options out there, you have an abundance t …