Pipe Racks

Almost as collectable as pipes, pipe racks are treasured for their beauty and functionality. After all, you have spent all this time amassing the perfect collection; you might as well showcase them to the envy of all your friends! TobaccoPlace.Net insists that a true collector must display his pipes for…

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Lighters

So you have your pipe all packed and ready, you are reclining back in your favorite wing back; you reach for a cheap lighter and oops! It doesn’t work! Well don’t worry; we have a large selection of lighters from Davidoff, Dunhill, Zippo, Corona, and Colibri that are sure to…

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Cigar Cases

These gifts are a must have for any cigar enthusiast! Whether you are headed to the golf course, lounge, or poker night, these accessories will help protect your precious cargo of cigars while looking great! TobaccoPlace.Net says that every serious cigar smoker should have at least one to protect and…

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Humidors

We carry humidors from such companies as Davidoff, Dunhill, Diamond Crown, CAO, Zino, Traveldor, and more! These quality boxes will keep your cigars moist while maturing and mellowing your favorite smokes. These family heirlooms are sure to delight any cigar enthusiast! TobaccoPlace.Net reminds us that the objective of a humidor…

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Diamond Crown Humidification Systems

This is an installment of a series of articles written by Aaron Wood for The Tobacco Tin: the official on-line newsletter of the Tobacco Place website. Aaron “Woody” Wood is a Fireman as well as a Tobacconist here at Tobacco Place. During his 10 years of experience, Woody has developed…

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Common Cigar Wrappers

AMS: American Market Standard; see Candela. Candela: Sometimes known as a double claro, this wrapper is a greenish color made popular in The United States and is also known as AMS. It offers a bitter green apple type flavor to the cigar. Colorado: A rich golden brown wrapper that is…

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Common Misnomers

With the recent explosion of popularity of cigars, urban myths and misconceptions were destined to arise. Often these errors can be truly frustrating to retailers and manufacturers as they try to inform cigar enthusiasts in their quest for knowledge in their new hobby. Unfortunately, some people never learn to appreciate…

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Selecting A Cigar

When one walks into a well stocked humidor it is easy to get overwhelmed by the sheer number of different brands and facings that line the walls. If you are fortunate to be in the shop of a reputable retailer then you can count on receiving some sound advice in…

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Cigar Sizes

When you walk into a humidor at the local cigar shop you will encounter not only a wide variety of brands but also several shapes in each line. At first glance some shapes are much bigger than others and some are so close that you may wonder why they even…

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Common Cigar Sizes

#2: Made popular by The Montecristo #2, this is a smaller torpedo shape. A: This old Cuban size is 9 inches long with a 48 ring gauge. Churchill: Traditionally, the Churchill is held to be a larger cigar made popular by Winston Churchill. Normally it is 7 1/2 inches long…

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