Have You Wondered Where Tobacco Comes From?

Seems like it would be simple, right? Grow leaves, dry them and smoke them…not! The process of farming, curing and grading tobacco is actually quite complicated and a little tedious. Tobacco requires 100-130 days in a frost-free climate to mature, so although it is grown throughout the world, it is far more easily grown in tropical climates. Then, although soil …

Why Our Nag Champa Incense Is So Popular

The evergreen plant from which the champa flower emanates is considered sacred in India where it fervently blooms. Although the original formula remains in the hands of the ancient Buddhists and Hindu monasteries, ingredients typically added to the champa flower to create the sacred essence of nag champa incense include sandalwood, black pepper, cinnamon and Halmaddi – which is a …

Candles Create an Enchanting Ambience and Add a Welcome Sweetness to the Air

Candles are a pretty powerful lot. Not only can candles provide a soothing or romantic ambience, but they can add a delightful sweetness to the air. Candles lining the pathway to your door can make your home seem warm and inviting. Candles floating atop a pool can make your guests feel peaceful and calm. Aromatherapists use lavender and lemon balm …

Find Old Forbidden Romance in Just a Cigar

Awaken the forbidden romance of a bygone era with the exquisitely delightful flavor and aroma of the Romeo y Julieta cigar… Named for Shakespeare’s infamous star-crossed lovers, the enchanting nature of the Romeo y Julieta cigar was first introduced in 1875. Since then, the love for this Cuban delicacy has spread to cigar smokers spanning the globe. In fact, Winston …

How to Keep Your Cigars Fresh

Everything’s better when it is fresh. Fresh foods are more flavorful and more nutritious; fresh eyes offer new perspective; and fresh breath makes lips more kissable. If you love a good cigar, you will want to keep those fresh too. Freshness makes cigar smoking infinitely more enjoyable. Humidors, which maintain the integrity of cigars with ideal temperatures and humidity, may …

What Is a Humidor?

If you have ever endured time in Florida during the summer, you know all about humidity, but do you know how it affects cigars? Too much or too little humidity can be harmful to tobacco products. A storage atmosphere that is too dry can leave you with a dry, shriveled cigar that has lost much of its flavor and aroma. …

A Customer-centric Tobacco Outlet

At BeBe’s Tobacco Outlet, we realize that our customers are the heart of our business. That is why we have been providing customer-centric care since 2007. BeBe’s Tobacco Outlet is staffed with friendly, knowledgeable professionals who are always ready to lend a hand with your purchase. BeBe’s Tobacco Outlet also keeps its care customer-centric by providing a wide array of …

What’s Happening in and around Sebring for Christmas this Year

Sebring is a charming small town with gentle rolling hills, orange groves and an international raceway. This “City on the Circle” is the focal point of a lakeside community offering tranquil scenery; and when residents and visitors aren’t fishing, boating, hiking, biking or relaxing in scenic splendor amidst one of Florida’s most diverse assortments of wildlife, they can take in …

The History of Cigars

Although the history of cigars is largely undocumented, it is suspected that the cigar was first invented by the ancient Mayans. The Mayans, who were thought to wrap tobacco in palm or plantation leaves to assemble their cigars, also depicted cigar smoking men in their art.  Many years later, Christopher Columbus and his crew were the first Westerners to encounter …