5 Ways to Use Your Cigar Bands

5 Ways to Use Your Cigar Bands

Cigar bands, we all have them but what are we do with them once we are done with our cigar? Here are five creative ways to make use of the cigar bands you have collected.   1. Start a cigar journal. Grab a notebook and start gluing or taping your cigar bands in, leaving space […]

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The Dalmore Constellation hits the Marque

The Dalmore Constellation hits the Marque

I remember attending the unveiling of The Constellation Collection at our own downtown Spec’s in Houston, just waiting to get a glimpse of this beautiful rare assortment of single malt whiskies from the iconic Dalmore Distillery. The collection boasts 21 single cask whiskies created between the years 1964 and 1992, each with their own unique […]

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The First Beer Dinner at Concepción

The First Beer Dinner at Concepción

Brilliant minds working together with food and craft beers produce a delicious and fun-filled night to remember! I recently had the pleasure of attending a magnificent beer dinner at Concepción. Our host, Kyle White, paired a variety of craft beers complimented by a six course tasting menu prepared by Chef Jonathan Jones. This was also […]

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Cigar Life Diary: Cigar Bookmarking

Cigar Life Diary: Cigar Bookmarking

I enjoy spending an afternoon or evening off with a cigar and a great book. The quiet helps me relax completely as I indulge in the luxury of a cigar and book pairing (cigars, after all, have stories, too). But one of the little things I enjoy afterward is using my cigar band as a […]

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A Profound Tasting: Hight Cigars and Balvenie Whisky at the Hotel Zaza

A Profound Tasting: Hight Cigars and Balvenie Whisky at the Hotel Zaza

  As excited as I am to welcome in the new year, I cannot help but reflect on some of the greatest moments from the previous year. One particular moment which still stands out to this day is a cigar and whisky dinner held at the Monarch Bistro in the Hotel Zaza. This was the […]

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An Evening with the Glenfiddich 50 yr at Gigi’s Asian Bistro

Gigi’s Asian Bistro hosted a spectacular event in honor of the launch of their fine and rare whisky bar. What better way to present this beautiful selection than with the complete portfolio of Glenfiddich (years 12 through 50), delicious dinner pairings prepared by guest chef Scott Tycer, Glenfiddich ambassador Freddy May, and an excited crowd […]

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