Slow Down for a Cooler Smoke

Smoking habits and the effect of heat on tobacco

This has been an interesting year for me, with Hearth & Home now being wholesaled to other vendors, the introduction of our Landmark and Marquee series, the Throwdown win in Chicago and the overall growth of Hearth & Home. Add to that all the traveling I’ve done for pipe shows and the writing I’ve been […]

Pipe Tobacco Academy: Aging Pipe Tobaccos

Tobacco Jar with gasket seal lid

A lot of people have discovered that aging pipe tobacco can make for a more pleasurable smoking experience, but, as with many things about pipes and tobaccos, there are a number of misconceptions and a lot of misinformation out there, so let’s look at some thoughts about aging tobacco. First, what kind of pipe tobaccos […]