Reading Time: 2 minutes El Rey del Mundo will be shipping El Rey del Mundo Shade Grown cigars next month. In a first for the brand, the three cigar selection is rolled in Honduran Talanga Valley-grown Connecticut Shade wrappers. Learn more about this new release here.
How much of the cigar tip should you clip?
First, be sure you have a good quality cutter with a very sharp blade/s. You only need to shave off from 1/16″ to about 1/8″ of an inch, no more. The idea is to try and keep the cap intact. If you clip most or all of the cap, as you smoke the cigar and the head becomes wetter, it will open wider and the cap will very likely peel off entirely. Some smokers don’t mind if this happens, but others find it sloppy.