Cigar lighters come in all shapes, sizes, and fashions, and they're among the most important accessories for any serious cigar aficionado.

There are a number of brands on the market now, most of which can be bought at one of the numerous online cigar stores found on the Internet. Among the most popular and respected models, the IM Corona Double Corona Lighter is flint reliable and holds butane released by a patented nozzle. It, along with different brands, is available at Cuban Crafters' online store.

Other popular brands include the Colibri 3003, ST Dupont Gatsby, and the Blazer Z Plus. Lighters can operate anywhere from only a few dollars to over $100. The most expensive models, like the Colibri Vortex II, are produced from hand-crafted silver and feature wind-resistant flames and built-in cigar punches. A number of these high-end cigar lighters are available from the Cigar King, an online provider of some of the finest cigars and cigar accessories. For more information about Colibri check the cigar lighter reviews on

Lighters are just 1 set of the products available to some serious aficionado. Many types of humidors, chests, boxes, cutters, and humidifiers can be purchased to maintain and display a set, or enhance the smoking experience.

Throughout the U.S. cigar boom of the 1990s, the demand for quality accessories such as cigar lighters was stronger than ever before. Riding a wave of popularity ushered in by people the endorsements of celebrities, and by the development of online accessibility for discounted brands, cigars have seen remarkable sales increases, especially among younger generations appearing to emulate the elegant, debonair lifestyle touted by celebrities like Cigar Aficionado. Though many still swear by the notion that a cigar can only be properly lit by a match, the cigar lighter is becoming an indispensable accessory for the serious collector and smoker equally.