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FATHER’S DAY: Have A Chocolate Cigar

With Father’s Day less than a month away (June 19th), we’re beginning a countdown of Father’s Day gifts.

If Dad likes milk chocolate, pass out the Seegars—creamy milk chocolate cigars from See’s Chocolate.

Wrapped in brown foil and nestled inside a clear gift box, the “Seegars” have a traditional cigar band printed with an “S,” for See’s. You can find them at See’s candy shops and online at The three cigars weigh in at 3.19 ounces, and the box is $7.00.

See’s chocolates are certified kosher by KSA.

If Dad is a chocolate connoisseur, he’d prefer the chocolate cigars from Burdick Chocolate (shown in photo).


On Father’s Day, hand out chocolate cigars.
These are from Burdick Chocolate.


A gourmet interpretation, these cigars, made of rum-flavored ganache cigars enrobed in milk and dark chocolate, look like the real McCoy. Burdick Chocolate has partnered with Grenada cacao farmers to build a chocolate factory on the island of Grenada. It turns the island’s finest cacao beans into the couverture chocolate used by Burdick.

The cigars, delightful party favors, are $3.50 each; or six in a wooden “cigar box” for $28.00, at

  • Read our review of Burdick Chocolate, a NIBBLE Top Pick Of The Week.
  • Brush up on your chocolate terms in our Chocolate Glossary.


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