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Do you know your cigar terminology?

Do you know your cigar terminology?

We want to provide our valued customers, new and old with as much information as possible about cigars. Whether you’re an old hand when it comes to smoking a cigar or just starting out – knowing the proper terminology will help you along.  Here are some of the...
How Do you Taste a Cigar?

How Do you Taste a Cigar?

Tasting a cigar might seem like a simple enough thing to do; but the flavours that we experience whilst smoking are largely dependent on how well our individual palates are developed. So, how can you properly taste a cigar?   Taste: What is it? Taste is traditionally...
Does Your Cigar Taste Bitter?

Does Your Cigar Taste Bitter?

As many fellow cigar aficionados will know, there’s no better feeling than sitting down after a long day, lighting up your favourite cigar and relaxing. However, this blissful moment can be ruined by a bitter tasting cigar. In the wrong circumstances, even the best...
Father’s Day Gift Ideas 2019

Father’s Day Gift Ideas 2019

With Father’s Day fast approaching, many people are looking for the perfect gift for their Dad. Sunday 16th June is getting closer by the minute, now is the best time to start looking for something special. At UK Tobacco we have a wide range of smoking supplies, but...
5 Tips for a New Cigar Smoker

5 Tips for a New Cigar Smoker

Once you set foot into the cigar lifestyle, you quickly realise that you’ve entered a very unique world. First, getting to grips with the basics is essential. Here are some common mistakes made by new cigar smokers and how to combat them. Smoking too fast If...
How to Use a Cigar Humidor

How to Use a Cigar Humidor

What is a cigar humidor? A cigar humidor is a humidity-controlled box or room that is primarily used for storing cigars, cigarettes or pipe tobacco. They can range from a small box to a large walk-in humidor; which are favoured by cigar distributors. Each one has a...