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Serie 1939

Country of origin: DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

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A. 65% is actually a good RH to stick with. I doubt it was the moisture that affected the draw on that one cigar, but I’ve found that with temperatures being higher these days (my humidors in the office and at home are averaging about 73-75 degrees), even at 65% RH, some cigars tend to get a little soft.

Note also, that after leaving them out overnight and finding some cigars firmer than others, that just means some cigars were moister than others.

My advice would be to move the humidor to a cooler part of the house or let the RH drop a couple of more points and see how they fare. That’s assuming the temp is 73 degrees or higher.

Gary Korb

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Gary Korb has been writing and editing content for CigarAdvisor.com since its debut in 2008. An avid cigar smoker for over 30 years, during the past 12 years he has worked on the marketing side of the premium cigar business as a Sr. Copywriter, blogger, and cigar reviewer. A graduate of the Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, prior to his career in the cigar business, Gary worked in the music and video industry as a marketer and a publicist.

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