Tampers and Tools

These items are mandatory for proper pipe pleasure. How else can you keep your ashes flat and even to ensure an even smoke? These stylish and functional tools are available in many different forms and finishes and are certainly worth the money paid. TobaccoPlace.Net says that he owns almost as…

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Ashtrays

Ashtrays make lovely gifts that are often overlooked and sometimes difficult to find. Sometimes collectable but always useful, these vessels tend to reflect the tastes and styles of Cigar Enthusiasts and are gifts of which no Cigar smoker can have too many! TobaccoPlace.Net says that these gifts are perfect for…

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Caring for Your Pipe

Proper cleaning and care for your pipe is vital to optimal performance and enjoyment. If you do not maintain your pipe it can lead to foul odor, bad taste, and even to burn out and/or cracking. Many pipe enthusiasts find pipe maintenance relaxing and actually look forward to it. Mark…

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Pipe Styles

Pipes come in such a wide variety of shapes and styles that it is easy to be overwhelmed at first. When you take a closer look at all the pipes in any pipe shop you can start to see different groupings that begin to categorize all the options available to…

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Briar Pipes

Briar pipes are the most common form of pipe found today and are carved from the burl on the root of the White Heath tree. This substance is a perfect medium for pipe smoking as it is hard, porous, and fire resistant while also beautiful when carved, sanded, and polished.…

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Pipe Mediums

When one walks into a pipe shop and looks around, one should see many different shapes, styles, and colors of pipes often hung on the wall or displayed in glass cases. At first it may appear that these pipes are crafted from differing woods or perhaps even ivory. But pipes…

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Zen and The Art of Mild Cigars

We have all asked it, “What is a good, mild cigar?” Time after time, we search for the ever elusive “mild” cigar. We read all the reviews, we compare brands, we talk to other cigar smokers, and sometimes we even ask “that guy down there at the smoke shop.” And…

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Avo XO Cigars

This complex cigar ranges from light to medium bodied in the larger sizes to a full bodied rich smoke in the smaller shapes. Sweet with coffee and leather tones, this line is well constructed and worthy of attention. TobaccoPlace.Net says that this line of cigars offers a good smoke, but…

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Avo Domaine Cigars

This new series from Avo is sure to please! This medium bodied smoke is lighter than the regular Avo line, but is also sweeter and has some delicate cocoa tones. Although it is not as solid as some, it does burn well and has a great aftertaste! TobaccoPlace.Net says that…

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Avo Cigars

A fine anytime, anywhere smoke, these cigars are medium bodied with creamy cocoa and nutty tones. An excellent construction offers an even burn and white ash to these solid cigars. Simply a must have for any humidor! TobaccoPlace.Net claims that these are among his favorites and the Avo #3 is…

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