Comparing Cigars to Wine

Comparing Cigars to Wine

Wine and cigars have much in common - so comparing cigars to wine is an easy way to explain their nuances. Read this to get the rundown on the analogies.
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How to recommend cigars to others

How to Recommend Cigars to Others

Ever been asked to recommend cigars, but not sure your friend will like your picks? Here's some tips and hints to use when suggesting the smokes.
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The Best Cigar Sizes for Sampling the Blend

A cigar's vitola can affect its taste, highlighting certain flavors and aroma; we'll show you the best cigar sizes for getting the most flavor from a blend.
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Cigar Tasting: How to Rejuvenate Your Taste Buds

Is your cigar tasting differently lately? Let's give the taste buds an overhaul. Rejuvenate your senses with these tips and get more taste from your smokes!
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What Makes A Cigar Complex

What Gives a Cigar Complexity?

One of the most debatable smoking topics is cigar complexity. Read this, and we’ll give you a better understanding of how complexity in a cigar is defined.
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How To Light Special Shaped Cigars

Lighting Special Size Cigars

Pyramid, Perfecto, Culebra: all great smokes, but you can't always light special size cigars like you would a regular cigar. Learn how with these tips!
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Why Cigars are Strong

Strong Cigars: How do they make them so potent?

Ever wonder how some cigars get to be so strong? We have the 4 reasons. Plus: learn a few words you'll need to know when you're searching out strong cigars.
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How to Touch-up and Relight Cigars

Wondering about the best way to relight cigars? If yours is burning unevenly, or goes out - use these tips to touch it up or relight it right.
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Should I remove the band on my cigar

Should I Take Off My Cigar Band Before I Smoke?

Keep your cigar band on, or take it off? Patience pays dividends: follow this advice, whether you plan to save the band when you’re done smoking or not.
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The Benefits of Resting Premium Cigars

The Benefits of Resting Premium Cigars

Resting premium cigars when they arrive at your house will improve the performance, AND your enjoyment of your smokes. Learn why - and how to do it - now!
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