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the Twin Cities

Best Tobacconist

Perfect Ash

Perfect Ash has plenty of cigars, pipe tobacco, and high-end accessories for your pursuit of the perfect puff. But what sets this shop a step above is the all-encompassing experience for the tobacco enthusiast. Once the space of the Smoke Shop, from 1973 to 2004, the Perfect Ash ownership invested heavily in remodeling and refreshing the rooms. Along with a selection of over 80 premium cigars in its walk-in humidor and its hard-to-find service of custom pipe-tobacco blending, Perfect Ash also offers an exceptional environment in which to enjoy your pipe or cigar and, even better, a place to legally couple your smoke with a drink. Adjoining Perfect Ash is the "Lilydale Social Club," an inviting, members-only lounge (with a killer view of the Mississippi) where cigar and pipe smokers can enjoy a pour from a bottle they bring in themselves. Take a look at their thorough website before stopping by, as the pages offer a wealth of cigar reviews and education and also give a sense of the networking, event, lecture, and card-playing possibilities often enjoyed by longtime clientele and club members.

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