Cigars 101

Serie 1939

Reading Time: < 1 minute

Country of origin: DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

Read more about Pinar Del Rio Serie 1939 cigars.

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.

0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Gary Korb

Gary Korb

Executive Editor

Gary Korb has been writing and editing content for CigarAdvisor.com since its debut in 2008. An avid cigar smoker for over 30 years, he has worked on the marketing side of the premium cigar business as a Sr. Copywriter, blogger, and Executive Editor of Cigar Advisor. 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.

Show all Gary Korb's Articles
cigar advisor news – West Tampa Tobacco Bows Ultra-Limited Attic Series – release

Cigar News: West Tampa Tobacco Bows Ultra-Limited Attic Series: Attic Cigar

Reading Time: 2 minutes Rick Rodriguez wants to tell cigar smokers about his most compelling cigar blending experiences during his career in The Attic Series, a new “ultra-limited” cigar series from West Tampa Tobacco Company. Rolled to a 6”x54 Toro, learn more about the Series here.

Read More
cigar advisor fan mail part 50 cover

Fan Mail: More of Your Burning Cigar Questions Get Answered (Part 50)

Reading Time: 2 minutes How do you get rid of the smell of cigar smoke in your clothes? Do cigars still taste good after freezing? What’s the best way to improve airflow in a cigar humidor? We answer these questions in this month’s Fan Mail!

Read More
cigar advisor news - crowned heads las calaveras EL 2022 release - cover

Cigar News: Crowned Heads Releasing Las Calaveras 2022 Cigars

2022 Release Stars a Nicaraguan Corojo Oscuro ’99 Wrapper NASHVILLE, TN – Crowned Heads Cigars...
Read More

Boxes Full of Blues: The Best Cigar Boxes to Make Cigar Box Guitars

We Advisors love our cigars, and our Blues. Watch and listen as we sit with Shane Speal, King of the Cigar Box Guitar: he shows us his picks for the best cigar boxes to make cigar box guitars, and we tell him interesting facts about the cigars that came in those boxes before they started making that sweet, sweet music.
Read More