Published: Sun, 12 Mar 2017 11:38:03 +0000
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZThe flavor and strength of these popular cigar brands selected are mild to medium and can be enjoyed by any level smoker, from beginner to seasoned.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZA new humidor must be properly seasoned before storing cigars. An unconditioned humidor can ruin your cigars. Learn how in our step by step guide.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZHere is a list of the top cheap cigars -- inexpensive value priced cigars that are great bargains for both everyday and occasional cigar smokers.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZRead about cigars' part in the history of the Cuban Trade Embargo, and why it was enacted by JFK in 1962, as the result of Castro's 1959 revolution.
2017-03-12T11:38:03Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >Cigar sickness
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZImmediate but temporary effects of nicotine contained in cigar smoke.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZTop retailers for buying cigars online, personally used and recommended by our cigar expert. Get discounts and save on bundles and boxes of cigars.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZA guide for the new cigar smoker on how to select, cut, light, hold, smoke and enjoy a premium hand rolled cigar.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZCigar interview with Gary Korb of the Famous Smoke shop, one of the best places to buy cigars online. Lots of information about the Famous Smoke shop as well as smoking and buying cigars.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZExplanation of what makes a cigar good, and what factors are important when judging or rating premium cigars.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZCigars come in many shapes and sizes, and there are official names and terms used by the industry to categorize cigars by their dimensions.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZHaving trouble keeping up the humidity level in your humidor? Info on the proper humidity levels inside a humidor to store, age, and protect cigars.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZList of top unique or unusual cigars, includes cigars made with nontraditional tobaccos, organic cigars, maduro cigars, and cigars with unusual colors, shapes, sizes, or methods of manufacture.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZHow to calibrate a hygrometer used in cigar humidors to measure the level of humidity. Humidity gauge must be accurate to monitor and maintain optimal levels inside a humidor.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZShould you age your cigars? Cigar taste tests were conducted to determine if aging cigars in a properly maintained humidor can improve the flavor.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZCigar cutters are used to remove or penetrate the cap of a cigar before smoking it. There are three basic types of cuts, but there are a few more types of cigar cutters.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZSmoking tobacco can cause cancer, especially when inhaled on a daily basis. Cigar smokers should not inhale, and smoke no more than one or 2 cigars per week to minimize the health risks. There may also be health benefits to smoking cigars.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZCigars can be categorized as being either hand rolled or machine made. Imported premium hand rolled cigars are the very best available, and are the preferred choice of connoisseurs and aficionados.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZTop ten list of cigar tips for cigar connoisseurs includes recommended do's and don'ts along with free advice for cigar smokers.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZCigar lighters should be chosen based upon function over appearance. Butane double torch lighters made by reputable manufacturers having lifetime warranties are recommended.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZSmoking cigars on cruise ships while on vacation can be very enjoyable, but make sure that the ship is cigar friendly. Each cruise line has different smoking restrictions and amenities for cigar and pipe smokers, which are subject to change.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZHealth benefits of cigar tobacco have included medicinal uses to treat many diseases throughout history, up to more recent studies showing that intravenous administration of nicotine to non-smoking Alzheimer's patients produced significant improvements in long-term recall and attention span.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZFlavored cigars are cigars containing artificial flavoring, such as rum, peach, Kahlua, Amaretto, Irish Cream , and other popular flavors, which enhance and compliment the taste of tobacco, including cigars infused with natural sweeteners such as Acid by Drew Estate.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZIt is possible to be addicted to cigars, but not likely. Most cigar smokers are connoisseurs who enjoy cigars as a hobby, but some cigar smokers may have a habit of smoking cigars.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZCigars can be categorized in many ways such as machine made and handmade, but based on the way they are marketed, there are only two types of cigars - old and new.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZHow to find and buy the right cigar humidor for your needs, information and advice to make the purchase of a new humidor much easier.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZChoosing the right drink to accompany a cigar is one of the most important factors affecting the enjoyment of the cigar smoking experience.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZTerms used to describe the flavors and tastes in cigars by cigar reviewers who smoke and rate cigars.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZCigar companies continue to go through mergers and acquisitions, and new cigar empires are being formed. Altadis, now owned by Imperial Tobacco, and General Cigar owned by Swedish Match, are the top cigar manufacturers in the world, producing top brands such as Montecristo and Macanudo.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZHere are suggestions for cigars recommended for special occasions, wedding guests, grooms, and members of the wedding party and immediate family.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZHaving a cigar roller at your wedding reception might be fun ... until you light up. Consider whether quality is more important than novelty.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZReview of Zippo Blu2 butane cigar lighter, made in America especially for cigar smokers, includes lifetime guarantee.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZKeep these things in mind when shop for and smoke your cigar.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZThe ring gauge of a cigar is a measurement of its diameter expressed in 64ths of an inch. For example, a cigar with a ring gauge of 42 means that it is 42/64 inches thick.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZShort reviews of some value priced, bundled, and bargain cigars, including Mike's house brands and exclusives.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZReview of Perdomo Habano Connecticut, E.P. Carrillo Core Natural, and Nestor Miranda Special Selection cigars, all rated 4-star smokes by our cigar expert.
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2017-03-12T11:38:03ZAn exclusive Top 10 list of the best occasions for smoking cigars. There are many events and occasions that are conducive to smoking cigars, but our list narrows them down to the top 10.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZReview of the Mr. B handmade cigar from Nicaragua in the Lonsdale size with a Maduro wrapper. The best value in everyday cigars, low cost and good taste.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZLargest cigar at IPCPR 2010 International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Annual Convention and Trade Show in New Orleans, image gallery and complete coverage of meetings, seminars, presentations, and trade show in New Orleans convention center. Page 7.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZBest Display in Show at IPCPR 2010 International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Annual Convention and Trade Show in New Orleans, image gallery and complete coverage of meetings, seminars, presentations, and trade show in New Orleans convention center. Page 9.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZThe cigar industry and how cigars are made and distributed by cigar makers to retailers and tobacconists.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZHealth benefits of cigar tobacco have included medicinal uses to treat many diseases throughout history, up to more recent studies showing that intravenous administration of nicotine to non-smoking Alzheimer's patients produced significant improvements in long-term recall and attention span. Page 2.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZUser reviews of various brands of cigar humidors for storing and aging handmade premium cigars. Add a review of your own humidor.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZReview of Padron 1964 Anniversary cigar, a super premium cigar made with aged Nicaraguan tobaccos and considered to be one of the best cigars in the world.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZBox Pressed cigars are cigars having a somewhat square shape from being packed tightly inside of a box.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZNarrated video with instructions on how to roll a cigar by hand using filler, binder, and wrapper tobacco leaves.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZIf the filler tobacco inside of a cigar is packed too tightly or otherwise bunched together improperly, the cigar will not draw very well. It may be possible to gently massage the cigar between your fingers to alleviate the plug.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZRating cigars is based on many factors that affect the flavor of a cigar, and can make the same cigar taste different to the same smoker under different conditions. Aging cigars in a cigar humidor is one factor you can control to improve the flavor of cigars.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZNew Xikar cigar accessories for 2013 include cutters and punches for big cigars and some new cigar lighters.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZTerms used to describe basic and subtle flavors of cigar tobacco.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZCigar review of the La Vieja Habana Cuban Corojo made by Drew Estate in Nicaragua. The La Vieja Habana is an inexpensive value priced cigar having a spicy flavor, and is a Cuban Sandwich type cigar using a mixture of long and short leaf tobacco.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZMike's Cigars We're Smokin' event in Miami on November 1, 2008 was a great success, and included at least 50 free cigars, food, beverages, entertainment, and a great celebration of cigar culture. View pictures of Nick Perdomo and other cigar personalities attending the festival. Page 3.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZIPCPR 2010 International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Annual Convention and Trade Show in New Orleans, image gallery and complete coverage of meetings, seminars, presentations, and trade show in New Orleans convention center.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZCigar are measured by their length in inches and ring gauge or diameter in 64ths of an inch and are given names based on size or dimensions and shapes
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZHere are five shorter than usual cigar reviews all on one page for your convenience. Check out these mostly recent releases that are sparking some degree of interest among cigar enthusiasts, including Azan White, Rogue Armageddon, Loose Cannon 1206, Asylum 13, and Acid Toast cigars.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZOne of the Miami area's leading cigar retailers recommends you pick up these five stogies when you come across them next.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZReview of Blue Mountain El Threesome cigar made in Nicaragua with three different wrappers and blends of filler tobaccos.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZSummary of the 2013 International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers 81st annual trade show at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, Nevada during July 14 to 17.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZCigar review of Gispert Corona size cigars made in Honduras with Honduran and Nicaraguan filler tobaccos and Ecuadorian Connecticut natural wrapper tobacco leaves, making for a mild cigar recommended for beginner smokers, and at a value price.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZList of top patriotic cigars to smoke on Independence Day, the 4th of July, Veterans Day, Flag Day, Memorial Day, Presidents Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and all American holidays. Cigars contain American tobacco, have patriotic American names, or have bans with red, white and blue colors.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZCigar review of Private Stock No. 2 by Davidoff, a Double Corona sized cigar made in the Dominican Republic with a Connecticut Shade wrapper and Dominican filler tobaccos. A very good value for a mild and tasty cigar appropriate for beginners.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZJon Huber, Formerly of CAO Cigars, is interviewed about his departure from the company and his future plans after the merger between Swedish Match and Scandinavian Tobacco.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZReview of Brick House cigars which are value priced Nicaraguan puros made by the J.C. Newman Cigar Company.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZReview of Shuriken cigar cutter. Did you ever wonder if there was a way to cut a cigar and never worry about getting bits of tobacco in your mouth? Here is a new cigar cutting technology that does that and more. You may even enjoy smoking short fill cigars.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZReview of Xikar HC Series Habano Colorado Toro cigar blended by master cigar maker Jesus Fuego.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZMade in Honduras, this is the first cigar made with only maduro tobacco - a full flavored stick intended for seasoned smokers.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZList of the top 10 cigar videos on the internet, with links to scenes from movies, commercials, news programs, and original content on sites like youtube, google video and meta cafe.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZLearn how cigars are hand rolled by watching a cigar being unraveled step by step and then reassembled.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZReview of Pinolero Nicaraguan puro cigars made by A.J. Fernandez.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZThe binder tobacco leaf in a cigar is used to bind and contain the bunch of filler tobacco leaves inside of a cigar. It usually has little or no flavor, but some cigar makers use rejected wrapper leaves as binders to add flavor to the cigar.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZOne of New York City's leading tobacconists says you should look out for these stogies from Nat Sherman, Quesada, Padrón and Ashton.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZWhy King Corona, Tabanero, and Long Ash should be at the top of any cigar lover's Ybor City to-do list.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZMitch Fadem in Flight Suit. Cigars. Page 18.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZFiller is a term to describe the tobacco inside of a cigar. In hand rolled cigars, the filler usually consists of long tobacco leaves, and is called long filler. In machine made cigars, short filler is usually used, which contains chemicals and other substances in addition to short pieces of tobacco leaves.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZImages of troops stationed in Afghanistan who received complimentary cigars donated through cigars.about.com Cigars For Troops program.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZErik Nording's largest pipe at the IPCPR 2010 International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Annual Convention and Trade Show in New Orleans, image gallery and complete coverage of meetings, seminars, presentations, and trade show in New Orleans convention center. Page 8.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZCigar review of the Te Amo No.4 cigar made in Mexico entirely with Mexican tobaccos. A bold cigar that is value priced and recommended for serious smokers only.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZReview of Aging Room Small Batch M356 Presto cigars by Boutique Blends, a highly rated Dominican puro made with rare tobaccos from Jose Blanco.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZReview of Monte by Montecristo cigar from Altadis, made in the Dominican Republic with Dominican filler tobaccos, an Ecuadorian Habano wrapper, and two binders.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZCigar review of Perdomo Reserve Cabinet Series – La Tradicion Perdomo Reserve cigars, made with Nicaraguan tobaccos and a choice of several wrappers, including a Cameroon, Maduro, Connecticut Shade, and Sun Grown.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZXikar Cigar Cutters at IPCPR 2010 International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Annual Convention and Trade Show in New Orleans, image gallery and complete coverage of meetings, seminars, presentations, and trade show in New Orleans convention center. Page 21.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZCigars For Troops in Afghanistan. Page 50.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZXikar produces some of the best cigar accessories on the market. On Father's Day I received a perfect set for a perfect gift.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZCigar review of the Zino Classic Premier Selection No. 6 cigar made in the Dominican Republic by one of Davidoff's master blenders using a blend of Dominican and Honduran filler tobaccos and Connecticut shade wrapper.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZReview of Macanudo 40th anniversary 1968 Gigante cigar made in the Dominican Republic by the General Cigar Company with Dominican and two types of Nicaraguan filler tobaccos and a wrapper from Honduras. The 1968 line is much richer and fuller than typical Macanudo cigars.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZPhotos from Cigar Aficionado magazine's 12th annual Big Smoke weekend in Las Vegas at the Venetian Hotel Resort and Casino.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZHow to support American troops serving overseas in Afghanistan and Iraq by donating cigars to our Cigars For Troops program. Information on how to send cigars directly to soldiers in the U.S. military.
2017-03-12T11:38:03ZReview of Quesada Tributo Manolin cigar made at Matasa in the Dominican Republic with a special HCHS hybrid wrapper.