Hidden Treasures (Captain’s Den in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan)

Nestled in a neat little corner at the Safeway entrance of the Market Mall at 2325 Preston Avenue in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan is a neat little tobacco and gift shop called Captain’s Den. When I first entered, the charming and pretty cashier and the assortment of games and gifts, as well as the seeming lack of…

The Last Great B & M Tobacconist in Edmonton (Burlington Tobacconist)

10468 82nd Avenue, which is the address of Burlington Tobacconist on a Whyte Avenue.  Just last Saturday I had the opportunity to step into Burlington on Whyte Ave. and take in the stupendous sight that is probably the last great brick and mortar tobacconist in Edmonton, and can even be compared to any great tobacconist…

Official Launch of Smoking Jacket Magazine

I’m pleased to announce that Smoking Jacket Blog has moved on to a new format and now is known as Smoking Jacket Magazine. The magazine will have contributors from all over Canada, and offer reviews and opinions on the art and hobby of smoking. Thus far, in addition to myself, contributors will include Dominic Wheeler…

Mama Mia (CAO Italia Ciao)

I recently got a World Sampler from CAO and in it was a CAO Italia Ciao, along with a couple other cigars.  Since I bought this sampler for my wife, she graciously (everyone bless her) allowed me to pick one of them to review.  Since I’ve tried all the other ones, I figured the Italia…