Wherever you fall on the spectrum of cigar smokers – occasional dabbler, hobbyist, serious enthusiast, or full-out cigar nut, you need a place to store your stogies. In “Cigar Storage Options, from Soup to Nuts,” Bryan Glynn reports on the wealth of storage options available to today’s cigar smoker, ranging from small makeshift solutions to high-end furniture pieces.
Here are a few pointers on the care of your new humidor. Maintaining a proper environment so your favorite cigars stay fresh and age properly is up to you!
The ideal temperature/ humidity for cigars is supposedly, 70° temperature/70% humidity, your cigars are actually better off at a cooler temperature.
Even if your humidor doesn’t make a “whoosh!” sound, that doesn’t mean the seal isn’t good. See how the cigars do in the humidor for about a month.