Latest Talking Tobacco Blog Posts

Brigadier Black only $39.95

A few years ago, we were offered a limited run of four different blends from one of our best suppliers. They were all aromatics, and pretty affordable, too. We were told that we could get 200 tins of each, but after that, they’d be gone for good. We introduced them, and they sold out really […]

How Do you Tamp?

I have often wondered if I pack my pipe and tamp the wrong way. I wonder this because I have witnessed smokers packing their pipe much tighter and packing much heavier than I would ever try. I watch them forcefully push the tobacco down into the bowl when they are packing their pipe and they tamp the […]


Our Mistake, Your Gain!

Every so often, we screw up. Well, maybe more frequently than that, but we’re human. What you don’t see very often, though, is when a company acknowledges the error and encourages people to take advantage of it, but that’s what I’m doing today for those of you who have been kind enough to follow our […]

When Old Pipes Surprise You

I woke up early on Saturday morning and was looking around my box of pipes searching for something new to smoke. I have a good collection, but I find myself gravitating to only a few pipes. These are good smokers and I can count on them to deliver whenever I pack a bowl. I have […]


Have you ever sat by your mailbox and waited for a tobacco or cigar order? I know I have done this way too many times than I would like to admit. I have ordered cigars before and if I did not receive a tracking number, I would start checking the mailbox after about two days. Then I would check […]