Food & Drink

CA Happy Hour: Kris Pinot Grigio & Romeo y Julieta Montague Cigar Pairing

Another twist in our boozy cigar pairings: a pale Pinot Grigio and a swarthy RyJ Montague. You may be thinking, "White wine with a dark cigar...does that even work?" Indeed, it does - and not just because we said so. Read the pairing info inside to see how!
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Sixpoint The Crisp + Montecristo Cigar Pairing

What is a golf cigar? How do you pair a beer with a golf cigar? These questions have kept our greatest scholarly minds up at night for decades, or maybe not. We’re not scientists but the master brewers at Six Point Brewery sure are and they’ve concocted a new classic for the golf course that needs only the complement of a classic Montecristo and the company of friends.
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Agave Underground Añejo Tequila + Oliva Serie V Melanio Cigar Pairing

We’re switching up Happy Hour this week and pairing cigars with tequila - and not the kind with a worm in the bottle, either. We’re talking about that amber colored tequila that’s aged in whiskey barrels, a sipping tequila that pairs just right with the top-rated Melanio by Oliva. See why we picked this booze and cigar pairing - and why you should too!
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CA Happy Hour: Blue Point Toasted Lager + Perdomo Craft Series Cigar Pairing

This happy hour goes out to the barbecue chef in all of us. Cigars and bbq go together like peanut butter and jelly; and when you throw a crisp, cool beer into the mix- boy, you’re bordering nirvana. This week’s pairing is versatile; with a beer hailing from the beaches of Long Island and a cigar designed for beer, this dynamic duo will be the hit of your next pig roast.
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Bulleit Bourbon & Baccarat Cigar Pairing

You’ve just clocked 40 hours of work this week, maybe even more. The bags under your eyes are large and the backseat of your car is looking like a cavern made of Dunkin’ Donuts cups – you are DONE.
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CA Happy Hour: Cigar Pairing with Laphroaig + Partagas Black Label

Cigar Advisor offers up a perfect cigar and libation pairing of Partagas Black Label and Laphroaig Cask, i hope you enjoy it as much as we did.
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CA Happy Hour: Totally Naked Pale Lager + Oliva Connecticut Reserve Cigar Pairing

There’s nothing like the comradery of a summer day at the ball park, on the golf course, or out on open water with a rod in hand and the catch of the day sitting on the other end. Cigars and beer make the best sharing pairings for summer events – so this time...
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Zacapa Centenario XO + Arturo Fuente Double Chateau Cigar Pairing

White beaches, palm trees, a cool ocean breeze and a long, tall drink with a cigar smoldering beside it. That’s how summer looks and with the beautiful days of summer comes more excuses to ditch work and hit the great outdoors.
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The 10 Best Cigars to Pair With Red Wine

Ah, cigars… those tasty tobacco packed cylinders that pair so amazingly well with a whole lot of the finer things in life… good friends, great food, hearty coffee, and as far as libations go...
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Untapped: 5 Things You Need to Know About Cigars and Beer

Between pairing videos and Saturday afternoons on the porch, I’ve certainly made clear to my readers my profound love of beer, namely craft beer. There’s nothing like the refined and sometimes exotic flavors of a premium craft beer combined with complex or even simple notes from a premium cigar.
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