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Does Size and Shape Matter in Cigars?

Does Size and Shape Matter in Cigars?

The debate among cigar smokers has been heated for a long time as per the size and shape of a cigar and its direct effect on the taste. Cigars are known to come in varied shapes and sizes, and the preferences of individuals don’t just vary on the size and shape factor. The time you have to relax with a cigar and smoke it start to finish, as well as the comfort with which you can smoke it matters a lot. But...
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Types of Humidification Devices: How To Keep Cigars

So what is the best humidification device for your humidor? Lets take a look of our choices. Oasis Floral Foam is a green foam that can be found at your Walmart or hobby store for cheap. Most of the round plastic and plastic humidifiers that come with new humidors have this is it. They are good because they hold a lot of distilled water and you can cut it down to the size you need. Make sure to get the...
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Cigar Beetles and How To Deal With Them

If you are one of the unlucky cigar smokers that have ran into cigar beetles you know how much damage they can do to your expensive cigars. Also known as the tobacco beetle or cigarette beetle, these are tough insects to fight and once they start they can ruin every cigar in your humidor very quickly if not found. What is a cigar beetle: The official name of these pests is Lasioderma Serricorne though most people in the cigar hobby...
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How to Fix a Split or Cracked Cigar

A product called liquid pectin, brands include Sure Jell and Certo that can be picked up at your local grocery store. This is used in making jelly and is like a natural glue with no taste. Try this next time you have a cigar with a split in it or it is starting to unravel. Fix a Split or Cracked Cigar Get the cigar, the liquid pectin and a toothpick. Smear a little on the offending wrapper. Make sure not...
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How to Store Cigars

How to Store Cigars

Every new aficionado will need a way to store their cigars. Doing it the correct way is important to protect your treasured stogies. In this article we will answer the question, how to store cigars. We will go over multiple ways and price ranges so you are sure to find an option that works for you. How to Store Cigars Desktop Humidor The most common way to store cigars is a desktop humidor. These come in different price ranges and...
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Cigars International Review: Can you Trust Them?

Cigars International Review: Can you Trust Them?

Cigars International History Cigars International was established in 1996 and has since become the fastest growing retailer and authority for all things cigars. They are an online and direct marketer of quality, handmade cigars, accessories, gifts and much more. With their Corporate Headquarters located in Bethlehem, PA. Cigar International is home to the nation’s largest cigar humidor. A cavernous, 49,000 square foot fortress securing over 80,000,000 tasty premium cigars, pipes, pipe tobacco and accessories. They carry over 850 cigar lines. I consider Cigars International as the Walmart of...
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Top 5 cigar Christmas gifts for 2017

Top 5 cigar Christmas gifts for 2017

It’s officially that time of year again, Christmas! And now you’re left with the Big Question “what can I get as a gift for Christmas?” A wrist watch, mug, tie or a shaver just won’t make the cut this year, so we’ve helped you put together a cool list of the Top five 2017 cigars to shop for and show that special man in your life how much you love him. Cigars represent the way things used to be when good conversation, quality...
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Cigar 101: Cutting Your Cigar Optimally

Cigar 101: Cutting Your Cigar Optimally

Although seasoned cigar smokers make it look easy, the reality is that many new smokers have some difficulty cutting their cigar(s). This fact became clear to me, most notably at a wedding of a relative, when a family-friend asked me if his cigar (one of those being handed out at the wedding) was properly cut, while holding what likely used to be a cigar, now missing about the last inch or so. Having borrowed a cutter from my aficionado uncle—who...
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Cohiba Humidor- A list of The Most Popular

Cohiba Humidor Humidors are a must-have item for the cigar enthusiast. High end products like the Cohiba humidor are built using the latest techniques to ensure the cigars are housed in an environment that gives a constant humidity range of 65% to 70%, which is the preferred range for cigar storage. Cohiba humidors are among the premium-grade humidors for those wishing to maintain the freshness and taste of the cigars. Cohiba is known for manufacturing some of the finest Dominican...
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Most Expensive Cigar, WTF

Most Expensive Cigar, WTF

Cigars are commonly associated with successful people who have gained a certain degree of wealth and power. Classic cigars are manufactured worldwide, but it is the Cuban cigars that are the most rated, the most heavenly and the most expensive cigar brands. The most praised cigars are hand-made with skill and use the best leaves. First time cigar users might be surprised with the cost of some of the high-end cigars in the market. A variety of factors can impact...
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