When most people think about pairing alcohol and cigars, they think of spirits like brandy, rum, and whiskey. But there are various varieties of wine that make excellent accompaniments to cigars.
Filtered cigars are a widely available option for seasoned enthusiasts looking to expand their palette, as well as cigar lovers who are new to the hobby. Attitudes on filtered cigars are cloudy because they are often considered synonymous with cigarettes, cigarillos, and little cigars.
Collecting cigars holds different meanings, depending on the individual. This week, our guest blogger Renick introduces the concept of Cigar Dossiers as a way to catalog experiences and memories associated with particular brands. First up is the Tatuaje Mummy – learn how this particular brand is tied to Renick’s cigar journey, and the relationship with his beloved grandmother.
Everything you might want to know how tobacco beetle infestations start, how to control them, and how to prevent future outbreaks in your humidor.
Check out our Valentine’s Day Gift Guide. Get the perfect gift for the wine lover or cigar aficionado on your list.
The Native Americans introduced early 17th century European settlers to tobacco, teaching them how to plant and harvest it properly. Learn how Tobacconists once used cigar store Indians as an advertising tool to represent their business.
Interested in a place of your own to enjoy a good cigar? With planning, an indoor smoking room can become a reality and a cigar lover’s dream!
After creating a custom built-in cigar humidor cabinet for one of our clients Vigilant started receiving a lot of positive feedback. With this popularity, we decided to take it a step further and create a framed built-in wall humidor cabinet that could fit between studs and look like a piece of artwork.
The yacht had previous challenges with its original humidification system and cabinetry when they reached out to Vigilant for help. Having worked on a humidor for another yacht previously,” The King Baby,” we knew the mechanics involved behind the scenes to make it work properly. There are a lot of things to consider when creating a humidor for a ship because of the constant motion it endures while at sea.
For the first time, humidors are becoming mobile whether the actual components of the humidors themselves are mobile or on-board mega yachts as we have recently created.