It all started as a theory, before it was born into reality in the Oliva factory in Esteli, Nicaragua. Nub cigars were a novel concept when they were first invented – a short cigar that burnt just as long as its longer counterparts, thanks to expertly packed and bunched tobacco, which hit its “sweet spot” immediately upon lighting
In 1964, David Berkebile established Georgetown Tobacco in Washington D.C.'s historic hub of commerce. Today, it is still a place to enjoy the camaraderie of those who enjoy the gentle art of smoking and other of life's pleasures. In addition to the finest cigars, pipes and smoking accessories, we strive to stock interesting and unusual items for home and personal use.