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General

Cigars are often presented as stereotypical rich man's accessory. Cigars are often smoked to celebrate good fortune, like the birth of a child, a graduation, a big business accomplishment, etc. read more...
The cigarís history

The early beginning. The history of the cigar goes back about two thousand years. The origins of the world 'cigar' and the cigar itself are lost in time. Some scholars claim that the word cigar originated from sikar, the Mayan phrase for smoking. read more...
The history timeline

Hereís a brief look back to the beginning of the cigar, with notes on important (and not so important) moments between 1492 and today. read more...
The Cigar Manufacturing Process

The making of a premium hand-rolled cigar is a complicated, time consuming and highly skilled process. In some factories, human hands may touch a cigar leaf more than 40 times by the time the process is completed! read more...
Cigar and Food

There are two schools of thought when it comes to matching food and cigar: those who believe in it, and those who donít. Itís true that you should be free to smoke what you like, when you like and hang the rules. read more...
What to Drink with a Cigar

So what is the best drink to accompany my cigar? There is no straightforward answer to the question of what you should drink with a cigar. A lot of it is down to personal preference. You should drink what you feel comfortable with; after all, read more...
Cigar and Poker

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Woman and Cigars

Women and cigars mutually exclusive? An incendiary notion if ever there was one. The connection between woman and cigars is legendary. More than 2,000 years ago the ancient Mayans took up smoking. read more...
Cigars and Movies

For most of the 102 years of filmmaking - from glimpses of stogie-loving men in the herky-jerky experimental shorts at the end of the last century, to scenes of the gentry enjoying their last puffs in James Cameron's slick megahit Titanic - cigar smoking is a deliberate read more...
Cigar and Sex

Think Tom Cruise, Clint eastwood, Bill Clinton. What do their faces conjure up? Charm, sex, mystery, and also a cigar. For decades the image of a cigar has evoked images of sex and seduction. read more...
Most Famous Cigar Smokers

We all have it in our minds: the image of an avid cigar smoker. The image my brain generates is of someone looking relaxed, content in his refinement as the cigar dangles from his mouth like the lollypop of a happy child. read more...
Do and Not do

If you are new to the field, cigar smoking can seem like a complex and thankless task. Thousands of potential pitfalls line the way, ready to trap the unwary smoker and make him do something wrong that will expose him in front of all his read more...
How to Buy Good Cigars as a Gift

Why should we choose cigar as a gift? Don't know what gift to give the man that seems to have everything? Try thinking both inside and outside the box, and choose a gift that will be appreciated for weeks, read more...
Professional literature

We have made a very short list of some of the best books available for the cigar lover. Although nothing can replace actually smoking cigars, in order to figure out what you like, professional cigar books provide an interesting read more...
Cigar Songs

This is a list of songs about cigars that include lyrics, the list is divided between those in which the cigar is the main theme of the lyrics, and those which mention the cigar but not as the main theme. read more...
Cigar and Health

According to the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) and the National Cancer Institute, "cigars contain the same toxic and carcinogenic compounds found in cigarettes and are not a safe alternative to cigarettes." read more...
Cigar World Records

In this day and age it seems people can make a record out of anything. Ever since the publication of the Guinness Book of World Records, people have been attempting to set records of all sorts. read more...
Cigar Jokes

Whenever I sit down with my friends in the bar, and smoke a cigar, I have a relax and come feeling, that makes me want to laugh. In my opinion there isnít any better joke to tell while smoking, then a joke, which is related to cigars. read more...
How Do I Create My Own Dossier Book

Keeping a Cigar Dossier is a great way to organize your thoughts on all the various cigars you have tried. How many times have you tried a brand and forgotten about it? A Cigar Dossier provides a quick reference to cigars you have tried in the past. read more...
Cigar Quotes

A Collection of Witty Remarks and Unquestionable Truths about the cigar.
There arenít too many bad habits that can inspire such amusing quotes. read more...
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