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Chesapeake Pipe & Cigar

PCA POSITION STATEMENT ON PIPE TOBACCO

PCA (Premium Cigar Association), formerly named IPCPR and, before that, RTDA, is the largest premium tobacco trade group in America. While their name no longer includes traditional tobacco pipes, their efforts on behalf of this important category are still the best in the nation. PCA’S OFFICIAL POSITION STATEMENT OCTOBER 4, 2022 The Premium Cigar Association (PCA) is committed to defending…

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:…

Cigar Rolling

TAKEN FROM THE DEVIL’S HAND BY ESTEBAN CARRERAS

I love cigars that have a backstory and this one is HUGE! Taken From The Devil’s Hand, or Devil’s Hand for those that like brevity, has a fascinating backstory about its tobacco. Gonzalo Puentes, who runs Esteban Carreras’ factory, once worked for Cuba’s Ministry of Agriculture, and in particular the group responsible for tobacco production. As the story is told,…

Peterson Of Dublin

PETERSON 2022 CHRISTMAS PIPES

To say this year’s Peterson 2022 Christmas Pipe drop was robust might be an understatement. In this single release, there’s Army Smooth, Army Rusticated, Spigot Smooth and Spigot Rusticated – SIXTY individual options in all. Each year since 2009, Peterson has released a special-edition Christmas pipe, typically presenting an array of popular Classic shapes in a singular finish unique to…

Chesapeake Pipe & Cigar

NEW HOURS IN EFFECT NOW

Effective Tuesday, September 6th, we are expanding our evening hours back to close to what we had pre-COVID: Monday’s 11 am till 8 pm (Open for Monday Night Football.)Tuesday’s 11 am till 8 pm (Hosting Tuesday Club in the lounge 6:00 pm –8 pm, or somewhat later.)Wednesday’s 11 am till 8 pm (Hosting weekly meetings of the Annapolis Pipe Club…

Peterson 125th Dracula

Since the inaugural release in 2012, the Dracula has become one of Peterson’s most popular regular production series, characterized by its evocative stem work and ghoulish aesthetics befitting the Gothic horror genre. This year, Peterson commemorates the 125th Anniversary of Bram Stoker’s legendary novel with a particularly haunting addition to the Dracula line — available for retail sale on May…