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1. How to Prepare a Hookah

I spend a lot of time talking about the minute details of smoking hookah, but sometimes you just need a little advice to start you off. So, here is our guide for setting up your hookah and preparing for a great session because the best smoke starts with the first step…

2. How to Get More Smoke Out of Hookah

Getting the most smoke out of a hookah is an important hookah smoking skill. To understand how to get the most smoke let’s examine each factor that plays a role in the amount of hookah smoke and analyze them…

3. How to Make Homemade Shisha Tobacco

I love making things from scratch. I cook constantly, I brew my own beer and I make my own shisha tobacco once in a while. The process can be very simple or very complicated depending on what you want to make, but today we are going to focus on modern style tobacco….

4. Hookah Smoking Tips

Title says it all

5. Hookah Bars in Chicago

There are many good hookah bars in Chicago. The main issue with them is (with the new smoking law in IL) that they don’t serve food or alcohol anymore. Here is a list of the ones that I know about. The list is not in any particular order…

6. Hookah FAQ

List of frequently asked hookah questions.

7. Hookah 101

A hookah is a Middle Eastern water pipe used for smoking tobacco in which the smoke is pulled through the water in the base, through the hose and into the lungs. The tobacco is smoked through…

8. Starbuzz Shisha Flavors

Founded in 2005, Starbuzz hookah tobacco ( has been the most popular brand of tobacco among modern hookah tobaccos ever since. Starbuzz flavors taste smooth and sweet while producing larger clouds of smoke than most traditional hookah tobaccos…

9. How to Add Extra Flavoring to Shisha Tobacco

It’s unfortunate, but not every tobacco you smoke is going to be a flavor bomb. You wait and wait, but the flavor never picks up and the whole experience just ends up leaving you bored. After sessions like these I usually want to dump the entire batch and move on, but there are less wasteful options. The most effective of these options is the use of high quality flavorings like those made by Lorann…

10. Best Hookah Coals

Quick light coals are usually lit within 20 seconds and are more convenient. However they often add unwanted flavors to the tobacco and cost a little more. Natural coals take longer to light up but they are much better than quick light coals in that they don’t add flavor or smell and last longer than the QL coals…

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