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The Essentials Guide - Executive Summary

The Essentials Guide - Executive Summary Today I will give you a top-down essentials guide to what you need to enjoy ...

Anatomy of a Cigar

Today we will look at the anatomy of a cigar, what makes it so special and why. Over the past three decades it is fai...

BLOG: Is Weather Playing Havoc With Your Cigars?

When the cold winter weather hits and your heat pump kicks in, this can have a detrimental effect on all but the most...

BLOG: Protecting the Cherry

Last week I watched a Luxury goods website's VLOG (video BLOG) on the "right way to smoke a cigar" - what bemused me ...

The Great Cellophane Debate...

Any aficionado will know that some cigars come with a cellophane wrapper and this has created one of the longest deba...

BLOG: Let's get something straight real quick

The most common cigar asked for in our shop or via email is a "Churchill" - please take note, a Churchill is not a sp...

BLOG: Cuban Cigar Alternatives

After the 2019-2022 COVID-19 Pandemic, it would be remiss if I didn't notice the return of many expats to New Zealand...

I've had a cigar before but didn't like it

Please let me start with why cigars are a luxury In New Zealand and should be treasured and enjoyed... we simply do n...

How to deal with the Nic Hit

This can happen to anyone enjoying a cigar - even a seasoned aficionado will sometimes forget the basics or pick a ci...

BLOG: Best Cigar Smoking Tips for Beginners and Aficionados

The Cigar Merchant' shares his Best Cigar Smoking Tips First and foremost my fellow aficionados - in New Zealand ciga...

The Most Important Cigar Tool?

Everyone has a drawer full of knives- a knife for every purpose- a bread knife, a chef's knife, paring knife, maybe a...

Cigar Basics - Cutting Your Cigar

A bad cut will ruin even the best cigar, so it is important to cut your cigar correctly to avoid disappointment later...
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