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CRT

Chesapeake Pipe & Cigar Is Now A Certified Retail Tobacconist

“Reverend” Mike Lohsl has successfully completed all the requirements for the designation Certified Retail Tobacconist (CRT) through Tobacconist University (TU). CRT’s are the world’s most prestigious and credentialed professional tobacconists. Tobacconist University is the first and only organization that educates and certifies professional tobacconists. TU is the exclusive educational curriculum for the Premium Cigar Association (PCA), the industry’s oldest and…

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NEW! XIKAR HIGH PERFORMANCE™ Butane

Not all butane is the same AND not all great butane is as great as others as well. XIKAR’s new High Performance Butane is a cut above some of the best butanes on the market, including XIKAR’s Purofine Premium Butane. XIKAR High Performance Butane is specially formulated for increased performance of jet flame lighters, consistently providing a more robust and…

The Art Of Tasting Spirits

A few years ago, I had the pleasure of attending a class on the Art Of Tasting Scotch given by The Dalmore’s Master Blender, Richard Patterson. The primary thing I remember from that class is that you “hold” the spirit your tasting in your mouth, as Patterson describes in this video, for one second for every year of aging. So,…