Latest Talking Tobacco Blog Posts

The Joys of Estate Pipes

I am not ashamed to admit that a lot of my pipe collection consists of estate pipes. When I first started smoking a pipe in college I had no money and at that time I was buying and smoking a lot of cigars. The shop I went to was mainly a cigar store but they had […]

What Do I Do?

After today, I’ll be on vacation until next Monday. This is the first time in a few years that I have taken this much time off in one block, except for the period following my surgery, and maybe that’s why I’m not looking forward to this quite as much as I should. While I was […]

My Morning

I just wanted to post a quick update on here to give everyone a little insight into a typical morning here at P&C. My day started off when the photography department asked me to come by and go through dozens of tobacco tins and rearrange them into some kind of cohesive order. I am not […]


The Evolution of a Product

In the last fifteen years at P&C, we’ve seen a lot of new products come and go, and we’ve created a lot of our own, like the Hearth & Home tobaccos and Baraccini pipes. We have some really good relationships with a number of companies, and we’re asked from time to time for our input […]


The Neverending Quest

I haven’t been writing quite as much for for the last couple of weeks, and the reason is because I’ve been scouring the world to find new and interesting tobaccos for my upcoming blends. Okay, that’s a lie. I don’t have to travel that much because I’m lucky enough to have people who let […]