Category: Cool Stuff

HOUSE BLEND PIPE TOBACCOS

Hobbit’s Weed For years, the former Tewksbury & Company’s Hobbit’s Weed was one of the most popular aromatics in America. The company shuttered operations after the passing of the draconian Tobacco Control Act of 2009, but the tobacco blend lived on. At this point, the recipe is pretty much public domain. While anyone can mix a batch up, collecting the…

Samuel Gawith

SAMUEL GAWITH PIPE TOBACCO TINS NOW IN-STOCK

Among the oldest tobacco manufacturers in the world, Samuel Gawith has been producing pipe tobacco for over 200 years. Their blends are renowned by the pipe smokers all over the world as full strength, yet mellow flavored tobaccos, featuring the highest quality components and all-natural flavorings. Using time-honored methods, Samuel Gawith tobaccos are still made primarily by hand or with…

Chesapeake Logo

CIGAR ADVENT CALENDARS

In the last couple of years, the traditional children’s advent calendar has taken on a completely new life. There are now advent calendars for many types of interests that the 19th century German Lutherans that began the tradition might not recognize — calendars for Dogs, for Scotch Lovers, for Women’s Make-up, for Tequila Lovers, for Cats and, yes, Cigar Lovers.…

Esteban Carreras

NEW TO THE HUMIDOR — DEADLY SERIOUS BY ESTEBAN CARRERAS

While Esteban Carreras is relatively new to the cigar world they have become a highly sought after boutique brands in America. Named in honor of Esteban Carreras, a prominent Cuban freedom fighter that helped his people escape the country as Castro was coming into power, Esteban Carreras cigars are rolled at the prestigious Tabacaleras Carreras factory located in Estelí Nicaragua.…

Seattle Pipe Club

SEATTLE PIPE CLUB SIGNATURE SERIES — GIVE ME LIBERTY

“Give me Liberty or Give me Death” Founding Father Patrick Henry’s powerful speech in 1775 helped ignite the War for Independence. His cry for Liberty still rings true. Tobacco farming was at the heart of Early America. This special blend is predominantly Old Belt Red Virginia’s from North Carolina combined with some lightly stoved Virginia from Brazil. Old Belt is…

Peterson Of Dublin

PETERSON 2022 HALLOWEEN PIPES

Peterson’s annual, limited-edition Halloween pipes usher in the spooky holiday season with prominent Peterson shapes presented in ghoulish finishes inspired by All Hallow’s Eve. The 2022 edition presents a host of fan-favorite Classic shapes in cauldron-black sandblasted finishes, topped by bright nickel army mounts and vibrant, solid-orange acrylic fishtail stems. This limited seasonal range offers something for every smoker with…

Tobacco Plant

BILBO BAGGINS’ BIRTHDAY, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND

I know Bilbo Baggins is a fictional character, but something so trivial as being real should not deter us from celebrating his birthday! So, Peter and I whipped-up a batch of Tewksbury & Company’s Hobbit’s Weed. We used the original recipe with the original ingredients, recreating this popular blend. We’re calling our’s Hobbit’s Weed — Second Lunch. Here’s the recipe:…