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BCP Exclusives: Flor d’ Crossier

Jeff Brown introduces the Flor d’ Crossier.

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What’s Up at BCP: November 28th 2016

Cyber Monday Deals, December Facebook Giveaway Preview and introducing Wednesday Smoke Sessions are highlights of this week at BCP. Follow us on Facebook

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Backwoods Cigars – Brand History & Overview

Machine-made right here in the USA, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Backwoods Original Wild and Mild Cigars made their national debut in 1981 and they’ve been a favorite for casual cigar smokers ever since. Marketed as a rugged smoke for the outdoorsman, Backwoods cigars airtight foil pouch and rustic look with its frayed end, tapered body, […]

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BCP Exclusives: Calderilla

Jeff Brown sings the praises of our BCP Exclusive Cigarillo, Calderilla

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What’s Up at BCP: November 21st 2016

Jeff Brown drops some tips on how to avoid Common Cigar Mistakes.

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BCP Exclusives: BCP Flavors

If you love flavored cigars, you’ll love the BCP Flavors series available only at Best Cigar Prices.

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What’s Up at BCP: November 14th 2016

Jeff Brown highlights some of the best gift packs on the market.

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Best Cigar Podcast: Episode 02 – Winter Smoking and the Holiday Spirit

In this episode of the Best Cigar Podcast, we break down the holiday gift giving process and hopefully give you some ideas for what to get those tricky co-workers or cousins on your list. Also, we give you some tips on how to winterize your humidor.  

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What’s Up at BCP: November 7th 2016

Jeff Brown introduces us to the Hoyo De Monterrey Edicion De Cumpleanos (which you’ve never seen at a price this cheap.)  

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BCP Pairing Sessions: #21: Fall Edition – Warm Spice on a Chili Night

BCP Pairing Sessions: #21: Fall Edition – Warm Spice on a Chili Night Beverage: Saison Cigar: Mild Burns Eats: Southwest Style Slow Cooker Chili Why It Works: There are few foods that people stake their reputations on as much as chili, and if you’re serving this Slow Cooker Southwest Style Chili, you won’t be embarrassed. […]

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Best Cigar Podcast: Episode 01 – Underrated Cigars, Cuba and the FDA

In this inaugural episode of the Best Cigar Podcast, we take a look at some of the most Underrated Cigars on the market and discuss the opening of Cuba and the recent FDA regulations.

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BCP Exclusives: Tempus Robolo by Alec Bradley

The highly rated Tempus Cigar by Alec Bradley is now available in this exclusive Robolo size at BCP.

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What’s Up at BCP: October 31st 2016

Never one to shy away from a good deal, Jeff Brown drops the Avo Classic Covers Vol 3 at unheard of closeout prices here at BCP.  

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BCP Pairing Sessions: #20: Fall Edition – Psycho Cider Goodness

BCP Pairing Sessions: #20: Fall Edition – Psycho Cider Goodness Beverage: Wassail Cigar: Straight Craziness Eats: Slow Cooker BBQ Short Ribs Why It Works: The leaves have not only turned, they are dropping like bodies in a slasher film. So, in the spirit of this boogeyman classic, we’re whipping up a tasty cider spiked punch that was […]

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What’s Up at BCP: October 24th 2016

Jeff Brown gets cryptic about the CAO Consigliere. I wonder why? Get the Consigliere

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BCP Exclusives: Aging Room Owner’s Reserve

Aging Room Cigars are known for making some of the best smokes on the market, and the BCP Exclusive Owner’s Reserve are no exception.

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BCP Pairing Sessions: #19: Fall Edition – Blood Sucker Surprise

BCP Pairing Sessions: #19: Fall Edition – Blood Sucker Surprise Beverage: Bloody Mary Cigar: Nicaraguan Heat Eats: Overnight Breakfast Casserole Why It Works: Sleep all day, party all night while this easy overnight breakfast casserole slowly cooks for you.   Recommended Nicaraguan Heat: Pura Sangre Nicaragua W: Viso Habano Colorado B: Viso Habano F: Jalapa, Esteli, and Condega […]

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What’s Up at BCP: October 17th 2016

Ever wonder about Barrel Aged Cigars? Jeff Brown gives us the lowdown on this popular aging technique.

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What’s Up at BCP: October 10th 2016

Jeff Brown introduces us to the Limited Edition MAO Cigar from Macanudo. Say it with me: “MAO!” Now doesn’t that feel good? Find this five country blend here: https://www.bestcigarprices.com/macanudo-mao-cigars/

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BCP Pairing Sessions: #18: Fall Edition – Low, Slow and Groovy

BCP Pairing Session: #18: Fall Edition – Low, Slow & Groovy Beverage: Margarita Cigar: Sumatran Boomsticks Eats: Beef Carnitas Why It Works: Making a tasty meal shouldn’t be more daunting than battling deadites, but sometimes recipes can be harder to understand than incantations from the book of the dead, so lets keep this pairing simple. The […]

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What’s Up at BCP: October 3rd 2016

This week at BCP, Jeff Brown introduces us to cigar legend Pepe Mendez and the ultra-premium Montecristo Pilotico cigar. Find the Montecristo Pilotico here: https://www.bestcigarprices.com/montecristo-pepe-mendez-cigars/

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BCP Pairing Sessions: #17: Fall Edition – Team Bisque

BCP Pairing Session: #17: Fall Edition – Team Bisque Beverage: Chardonnay Cigar: Dominican Maduros from the Deep Eats: Lobster Bisque Why It Works: If anyone gives you any lip over this pairing, raise your glass, swirl it around, and tell them to take note of the subtle hints of Go To Hell that can be […]

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What’s Up at BCP: September 26th 2016

  This week Jeff Brown discusses something new and exciting coming to BCP: Podcasts.  

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BCP Pairing Sessions: #16: Fall Edition – One More Thing

BCP Pairing Session: #16: Fall Edition – One More Thing Beverage: Belgian Pale Ales Cigar: Classic Connecticuts Eats: Slow Cooker Steak Fajitas Why It Works: The last thing you want to do when serving any form of steak is distract your tastebuds with something super strong, that’s why the smooth hops of Belgian Pale Ale works […]

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What’s Up at BCP: September 19th 2016

This week at BCP, Jeff Brown introduces us to the newest blend from Aging Room Cigars, the Solera. Find the Solera and all other Aging Room Cigars here: https://www.bestcigarprices.com/aging-room-cigars/

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BCP Pairing Session: #15: Fall Edition – All the Curry in the World

BCP Pairing Session: #15: Fall Edition – All the Curry in the World Beverage: IPA Cigar: Medium-Bodied Hondurans Eats: Slow-Cooker Chicken Curry Why It Works: If you’re going to pair curry, you’ll need some hops to cut through the spice, so find yourself a solid IPA and let those strong flavors duke it out. But […]

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What’s Up at BCP: September 12th 2016

This week at BCP, Jeff Brown goes closeout shopping and scores a rare Partagas. Does “Decadas” ring a bell?

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What’s Up At BCP: September 6th 2016

  This week Jeff Brown welcomes in Football Season with some cigar pairing suggestions and unveils his Superbowl predictions for 2017.    

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BCP Pairing Session: #14: Summer Edition – Midnight Express

BCP Pairing Session: #14: Summer Edition – Midnight Express Beverage: Irish Coffee Cigar: Dominican Cream Eats: Grilled Open-Faced S’mores Ice Cream Sandwich Why It Works: Coffee, Chocolate, Cigars, Ice Cream and Booze…do we really need to explain why this combination works?   Recommended Dominican Cream Cigars: Aging Room M356 Dominican Republic W: Dominican Habano Ligero B: Dominican […]

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Cigar 101: How to Taste a Cigar & Flavor Wheel (Infographics)

  Download    As mentioned in the above graphic, one very useful tool for identifying the flavors of a cigar is a flavor wheel. These helpful charts outline several common flavor descriptors (cocoa, earth, cedar, pepper, etc.) as grouped by core flavor components ( nuts, herbs and spices, woody, mineral, etc.) These can come in […]

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What’s up at BCP: August 29th 2016

This week Jeff Brown says goodbye to summer with his season’s end final smoke suggestions, and then hello to our new BCP logo. Find a cigar for all seasons here: https://www.bestcigarprices.com

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BCP Pairing Session: #13: Summer Edition – Late Summer Hero

BCP Pairing Session: #13: Summer Edition – Late Summer Hero Beverage: Golden Ale Cigar: Super Action Sticks Eats: Dijon & Brown Sugar Marinated Steak Why It Works: You can let the days get shorter while you transition into long sleeve autumn wear casually, or you can go buck wild with a savory steak marinate and firey […]

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What’s Up at BCP: August 22nd 2016

This week at BCP, Jeff Brown introduces us to the HF Barcelona Gelly Humidification Pouch .

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BCP Pairing Session: #12: Summer Edition – Dog Day Delicacy

BCP Pairing Session: #12: Summer Edition – Dog Day Delicacy Beverage: Jamaican Lager Cigar: Creamy Sweet Cameroons Eats: Sweet Chicken BBQ Why It Works: The number of weeks left in the summer is dwindling, so why not make them count. This Sweet Chicken BBQ sets your palate up perfectly for the Creamy Sweet Cameroons to stop […]

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What’s Up at BCP: August 15th 2016

It’s Mail Time this week, as Jeff Brown answers some questions from our customers. Got any cigar questions you’d like to have answered? Email them to [email protected] and we’ll address them in a future video!

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BCP Pairing Sessions: #11: Summer Edition – Budget Awesome

                                              BCP Pairing Sessions: #11: Summer Edition – Budget Awesome Beverage: Stout Cigar: Mild Nicaraguans Eats: Steak Sandwich with Caramelized Onions, Provolone & Balsamic Glaze Why It Works: The nutty, chocolate base of Stout beers […]

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What’s Up at BCP: August 8th 2016

As the new FDA Regulations on the cigar industry take effect, Jeff Brown summarizes what impacts this will have on you, the consumer.

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BCP Pairing Sessions: #10: Summer Edition – Keep It Simple Seafood

                                                        BCP Pairing Sessions: #10: Summer Edition – Keep It Simple Seafood Beverage: IPA’s Cigar: Dominican Smoke Monsters Eats: Grilled Spicy Salmon   Why it Works: The sweet and salty […]

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Our New Best Cigar Prices Logo!

As we approach our 20 year anniversary, we’re sprucing things up a bit here at BCP. After much consideration, reviewing many different design options, and thanks to your input, we’ve chosen a brand new company logo! Here’s a sneak peek:                               […]

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What’s Up at BCP: August 1st 2016

This week at BCP, Jeff Brown drops some less than subtle hints about the benefits of signing up to receive our emails. Take the first step here: https://www.bestcigarprices.com

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BCP Pairing Sessions #9: Summer Edition – Fast Times at the Farmers Market

BCP Pairing Sessions: #9: Summer Edition – Fast Times at the Farmers Market Beverage: Brown Ale Cigar: Smoky-Smooth Naturals Eats: Grilled Veggie Quesadilla Why it Works: Burgers and steaks are great, but you gotta branch out beyond the carnivore-club menu every once in a while and find some healthy options that aren’t boring or bland, […]

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What’s Up at BCP: July 25th 2016

This week at BCP, Jeff Brown previews the annual IPCPR convention, which is sure to be exciting this year following the announcement of the new FDA regulations. Look for all the new products from the IPCRP here: https://www.bestcigarprices.com

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BCP Pairing Sessions #8: Summer Edition – Hot and Quick with a Spicy Kick

BCP Pairing Sessions: #8: Summer Edition – Hot and Quick with a Spicy Kick Beverage: Wheat Beer Cigar: Hot & Spicy Sticks Eats: Bacon Jalapeno Poppers Why it works: This might not be the featured item on the menu for the day, but if you’re looking for an appetizer that will wake your palate up, you […]

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What’s Up at BCP: July 18th 2016

This week at BCP, Jeff Brown takes Xikar Accessories to new heights with a great gift set, and then drops a little 101 maintenance advice on us. Find this gift pack here: https://www.bestcigarprices.com/cigar-directory/xikar-cigars/xikar-vx-gift-set-~-silver-~-lifetime-warranty-227798/

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BCP Pairing Sessions #7: Summer Edition – Sweet, Sweet Baccarat

BCP Pairing Sessions: #7: Summer Edition – Sweet, Sweet Baccarat Beverage: Hefeweizen Cigar: Sweet and Mild Connecticuts Eats: Honey Garlic Glazed Grilled Shrimp Why it Works: Sweet and Tangy is the theme here, and as we enter the dog-days of the season, you’ll want to keep this pairing handy for those times when you feel like it’s […]

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What’s Up at BCP: July 11th 2016

This week at BCP, Jeff Brown shines the light on our Motherlode Sampler, a 40 cigar feast with a bounty of treats, and unveils the new Mythos…new look, new blend, new at BCP. Find the Motherlode Sampler here: https://www.bestcigarprices.com/cigar-directory/samplers-cigars/motherlode-40-cigar-sampler-230150/

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BCP Pairing Sessions #6 : Summer Edition – The Long Weekend

BCP Pairing Sessions: #6: The Long Weekend Beverage: IPA Cigar: Killer Corojos Eats: Bacon & Bleu Cheese Burger Why It Works: Burgers are a staple throughout the grilling season, and a good one will make you brave the winter chill to get one last firing in around December, when you can only stand so much Holiday […]

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Oliva Cigars Sold To J. Cortes

J. Cortes Cigars Buys Oliva Cigars This morning sources have confirmed that the sale of Oliva Cigars to European firm J. Cortes has been finalized. The company was the winning bidder in a sale process that has been going on for months. Headquartered in Miami Lakes, Fla., Oliva is one of the largest premium cigar companies […]

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What’s Up at BCP: July 1st 2016

On this week’s What’s Up at BCP, Jeff Brown drops some knowledge on the nightlife of Esteli, Nicaragua and our newest blend in it’s honor, the CigarZone before introducing us to the San Rafael Cigars, the personal blend of Don Fidel Olivas. Find the Cigar Zone here: https://www.bestcigarprices.com/cigarszone-by-don-fidel-cigars/ Find San Rafael here: https://www.bestcigarprices.com/san-rafael-cigars/

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BCP Pairing Sessions #5: Fourth of July Edition – Coney Island Pride

BCP Pairing Sessions: #5: Fourth of July Edition – Coney Island Pride Beverage: Pale Lager Cigar: Lighter Shades of Summer Eats: Gourmet Hot Dogs Why It Works: In honor of Nathan’s Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest, we’re going to dig deep and give the gourmet treatment to some hot dogs. Now everyone knows you can’t […]

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