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box-cigarsIn the Blog section you will find all things Bodega.  Reviews, suggested pairings, what we’re up to and the thoughts and musings from our Bodega writers.  If you’d like to write for Bodega let us know.  Enjoy!

 

 

 

Waking Up to a Nightmare

Posted by on Mar 6, 2015

Waking Up to a Nightmare

It’s a sound I’ll never forget. In my twenty-one years on Earth I’d never heard that sound before, and I didn’t even think it was possible for this particular sound to come from this particular source. It was the sound of fear, and it was coming from my mom.

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End of the Year Recap

Posted by on Jan 12, 2015

End of the Year Recap

Check out Jeff Weigand’s 2014 in cigars, told in his inimitable voice with his expertise.

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Baker’s Bourbon and Bodega’s Digestivo

Posted by on Nov 5, 2014

Baker’s Bourbon and Bodega’s Digestivo

Check out this insightful article from Stogie on the Rocks reviewing the pairing of Baker’s Bourbon and Bodega’s own Digestivo!

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Biology, Evolution, And Why Marriage Is Nonsense

Posted by on Nov 4, 2014

Biology, Evolution, And Why Marriage Is Nonsense

A provocative look into marriage, relationships and monogamy by frequent Bodega contributor DK. Prepare to have your mind shaken and stirred.

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Random Observations

Posted by on Sep 9, 2014

Random Observations

Here’s what was running through my head. Weird and completely random stuff like: I wonder if it is possible to bring back my ill fated cigar smoking day of the week. You may remember this.

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The Grand Experiment Continues

Posted by on Aug 4, 2014

The Grand Experiment Continues

As many of you know, in February, my wife and I moved cross country from Phoenix, Arizona to Central New York. The move was a challenge but oddly enough my biggest concern was my humidor and how the contents would survive the trip.

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Diary of a mAD Man

Posted by on Jun 16, 2014

Diary of a mAD Man

I guess you could say I followed in the footsteps of my father who actually worked on Madison Ave, in New York City, from 1966-1985. When he moved us west in 1986, to Los Angeles, his career path followed that of the team at Sterling Cooper Draper Price. Unlike Don Draper, who is one the creative side of the house, Dad was Media

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For the love of a cigar

Posted by on Jun 16, 2014

For the love of a cigar

My love of cigars started for me when my friend Ging bought us a cigar for my birthday almost 10 years ago.

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Cigars are more than a status symbol

Posted by on Jun 12, 2014

Cigars are more than a status symbol

The cigar can bring people together to create a group with a shared history and language, a group that is open and welcoming to newcomers, especially in the face of increasing legal and social restrictions.

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Masters Week is Upon Us

Posted by on Apr 11, 2014

Masters Week is Upon Us

Hello, friends.  It’s Masters Week. It seems like it’s been much longer than a year since I’ve been able to utter those glorious words. The field is set. I can only imagine that the course is in its usual impeccable condition (despite the need to cancel today’s practice round due to inclement... read more