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I'm Jemma, 5 yr old German Shepherd, single and ready to mingle. Pretty excited to be interviewed for Cigar World.
I've been hanging here at Bongo Ron's pretty much my whole life; once I had some social skills and basic training... my humans brought me in.
This month, we headed into Germantown, Wisconsin to Metro Cigar, to feature our latest Shop Dog.
Cigar enthusiasts know that having the right accessories can greatly enhance their smoking experience. From torch lighters to humidors, Amazon offers a wide array of products to cater to the needs of cigar aficionados. In this blog post, we'll highlight Amazon's most popular cigar accessories, each with an impressive reputation and rave reviews from customers.
A crisp in the air and the changing leaves can only mean one thing. It’s bonfire season! Nothing makes a night by the fire better than lighting up a cigar. Whether it’s a new variety or an old faithful you can’t go wrong. If you’re looking for a little guidance on which cigars to sample this bonfire season, we’re here to help. So light up the bonfire then light up a cigar. Here are our top 5 recommendations for the best cigars this fall season!
August 26, 2023 marks International Dog Day, and we would be amiss to let this day go by without calling out another Top Shop Dog!! This month, we are featuring Peggy from Embargo Cigar Lounge in Phoenix, Arizona.
You have already met Darwin (if not click here.) As we continue with our adventures in Canines of the Leaf, we want to introduce you to Shiner from Renegade Cigars in Richardson, TX. Not only is Shiner the resident shop dog, but her adorable face is also the logo for Renegade Cigars.
When you walk into your favorite cigar shop, you encounter the familiar environment that you love. The smell of delicious, aged tobacco, the humid air produced by the humidor, the usual cigar enthusiasts gathered around catching up on the usual topics, and in some shops the friendly face of a furry friend.
Wouldn’t it be nice to be out on the open water with the wind at your back, the sun overhead, and a box of fine cigars just waiting to be enjoyed on your boat? Enough hypotheticals –– let’s talk about making it happen! We may not be able to help you acquire a boat, but we can help you pick the perfect cigars for any fishing/boating/cruising adventure. So let’s get to it!
Father’s Day presents a marvelous opportunity to get your dad something special –– and by that, we mean a cigar. But you don’t need any occasion to pick up a quality stogie for your old man. So whether you’re looking to get your dad a box for an event like a holiday, anniversary, or party, or you just want to surprise him with a cigar for the weekend, we’ll help you find the perfect gift here.
What summer is complete without a good camping trip? After all, camping is relaxing, it’s fun, it’s easy (relatively), and –– best of all –– you can enjoy cigars basically the entire time you’re exploring the “great outdoors.” On that note, let’s dive into some of the best stogies you can take along your next camping adventure.
Fishing is an ideal activity for smoking a premium cigar. It’s relaxing, outdoors, and can be enjoyed alone or with friends. To be fair, you can’t really pick a “bad” cigar to take fishing with you –– just about any will do! However, if you want to take your fishing trips to the next level, or you’re simply looking for some quality cigar recommendations, you’ve come to the right place. Here are some of our favorite cigars for fishing.
If you needed an excuse to break out the grill (and let’s be honest, you don’t), then good news: May is National BBQ Month! Of course, every barbecue is enhanced by lawn games, cool drinks, and –– you guessed it –– fine cigars. Whether you’re planning to grill up a few burgers with your family or you’re hosting the barbecue event of the century, any of these cigars will make a fabulous addition to the occasion.
Cigars make a memorable addition to any celebration. So it’s no surprise that cigars are popular mainstays at weddings! As we approach peak wedding season, now’s a great time to review some of the best cigars to mark a special occasion. Note: we’re going to arrange our list a little differently this time –– so you should be able to find the ideal cigar no matter what you’re looking for.
In a perfect world, nothing would keep you from enjoying a premium double corona every time you wanted to smoke a cigar. However, we don’t live in a perfect world. Bad weather, a busy schedule, and plenty of other factors may limit your relaxation time with a cigar. Thankfully, even if you only have a few minutes, you can still find a great smoke for any occasion.
Few milestones call for a more significant celebration than retirement. After all, retiring just means you’ll have plenty more time to dedicate to cigars! In that spirit, today, we’ll focus on the best cigars to pick up for a retirement party. Don’t worry –– we cover a variety of cigars, so you’ll be sure to find something perfect for your situation.
Cigars are –– by their very nature –– great conversation pieces. And for nearly as long as there have been cigars, there have been cigar clubs. After all, it’s easy to see the appeal of gathering with like-minded individuals to bond over a mutual love of high-quality smokes. Cigar World is on a mission this year to meet with, get to know, and potentially work with female-cigar groups.To continue our series on the remarkable women of the cigar industry, we’re focusing on a few female cigar clubs that every smoker should have on their radar.
When people talk about pairing whiskey with cigars, they usually stick to bourbon or Scotch. However, whether you’re prepping for a St. Patrick’s Day celebration or just looking for a change of pace, Irish whiskey is a fabulous partner to a fine cigar. So, without further ado, let’s examine some of the best Irish whiskeys to pair with your favorite smoke.
In honor of Women’s History Month, we’re highlighting some of the most influential ladies of the cigar industry: from famous women smokers to women who run their own cigar brands.
“Stop and smell the roses,” they say. While there’s nothing wrong with that attitude, we’d much rather stop and have a cigar. Thankfully, you can get the best of both worlds by trying out cigars with floral notes.
The couple that smokes together stays together! Valentine’s Day may have come and gone, but there’s plenty of romance left to go around the rest of the year. And in that spirit, today we’re going to review some of the most famous cigar-smoking couples in history.
For the most part, cigar companies focus on what drinks pair best with their cigars. However, that’s not to say that a cigar cannot form a fabulous piece of a culinary experience. The truth is that capping off a fine meal with a premium cigar is often the highlight of the night (well, at least our night). And whether you’re itching to fire up the grill in your backyard or you have reservations for a romantic dinner, know that there’s a cigar that’s likely an ideal match for your favorite meal.
Sexy is –– as they say –– in the eye of the beholder. What’s not up for debate, though, is that smoking a cigar automatically makes you look more attractive. That’s just science. All kidding aside, today, we’re going to highlight some of the best-looking folks on the planet: the sexiest cigar smokers alive.
Nothing –– and we mean nothing: not diamonds, not chocolates, not roses –– says love like a box of fine cigars. So when Valentine’s Day rolls around, the question is not whether cigars would make a great gift but which ones are best for the occasion. Because picking out the right stogie can be challenging, we’ve curated a quick list of fantastic cigars (and cigar accessories) that will always make great Valentine’s gifts.