If you are reading this post, chances are you are aware of the new taxes that the New York state legislature have heaped onto already existing tobacco taxes in the state. And like previous legislation, the new taxes fail to discriminate between fine tobaccos usually enjoyed in moderation (pipes, cigars, etc.) and the common cigarette. […]
Last night at around 8:00, the guys dropped by for another night of drinks, fine tobacco, and poker. We had a few more people in attendence this week, so we expanded to a much bigger table to accommodate everyone. The temperature was a comfortable 75 degrees, and the summer evening faded slowly faded into night […]
In the past week we’ve seen a pretty substantial increase in new traffic to the site (very encouraging!), as well as a lot of inquiries via our twitter and email, so for those of you just showing up, please note that this site is still under construction. Guy and I are working on bringing all […]
Hey everyone – looks like I’ll be a contributor to FineTobaccoNYC. Glad to be involved! Glad to find some new friends, some new smokes, and read about what’s happening with tobacco in NYC. I’m from the New York area, (grew up in New Jersey) and currently live in the East Village. I’m an actor and […]
Tonight I held the my summer’s first poker & cigar night, and it rocked. Friends brought cigars, drinks, other fine tobaccos, and of course, a poker set. The night was a tad chilly for a summer evening hang-out, but it worked perfectly. On hand were a few cost-effective Mr. B cigars that I’ve seen highly […]
The past week has found me inundated with work from both of my jobs. The first of the two every day is a morning job managing a free lunch program at a local park, and the other is an internship at Cascade Policy Institute where I research limited government solutions to many problems that Americans […]
FineTobaccoNYC is now on Twitter! Follow us at http://twitter.com/finetobacconyc and keep an eye open for real time updates on cigar/pipe deals and events in the city! We are also now on LinkedIn as well, though under a different name.
Fine Tobacco NYC exists as a resource to anyone unlucky enough to love fine tobacco and live in New York City. This blog will focus on providing tips and pointers to anyone interesting in enjoying cigars and other fine tobacco in New York City. This is also a collaborative project. If you stumble onto this […]