Cigar Humidification

Should you keep “tubo” cigars tubed while in your humidor?

Reading Time: < 1 minute

Like cello, tubes are used primarily to protect the cigar. If left unhumidified, they will only keep your cigars fresh for about a week. If you plan on putting them in your humidor, either remove them entirely from the tube or place them in the box with the cap off to allow moist air to circulate into the tube. Leave the cap in the box, too, in case you decide to take the cigar out with you.

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, 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.

Show all Gary Korb's Articles
cigar advisor news - camacho unleashed2 cigars release - cover graphic

CIGAR NEWS: CAMACHO FACTORY UNLEASHED 2 RELEASING IN APRIL

Reading Time: 2 minutes Camacho Cigars has announced the addition of their second Camacho Factory Unleashed cigars with Factory Unleashed 2. The new cigar is a Toro rolled in a rare Ecuador Connecticut wrapper over a mostly Corojo leaf blend. Learn more about this bold new blend here.

Read More
cigar advisor #nowsmoking cigar review of cao cameroon l'anniversaire - cover

#NowSmoking: CAO Cameroon L’Anniversaire

Reading Time: 4 minutes Released in 1999, the CAO Cameroon L’Anniversaire is considered a classic selection, and Gary’s got the scoop on the Toro for this cigar review. Dressed in bright new bands, has this medium-bodied box-pressed cigar held-up over time? Watch now and read all about it.

Read More
nowsmoking J Fuego Vudu Broadleaf cigar review Cigar Advisor Cover

#nowsmoking: Vudu Broadleaf Sixty by Jesus Fuego

Reading Time: 5 minutes We’re looking at Vudu Broadleaf Sixty, and it’s all about the Pennsylvania Broadleaf wrapper. Blended by Jesus Fuego, find out if this earthy-spicy wrapper does the all-Nicaraguan binder and filler core justice.

Read More
nowsmoking: Montecristo Espada Oscuro Cigar Review Cigar Advisor Cover

#nowsmoking: Montecristo Espada Oscuro Ricasso

Reading Time: 4 minutes Cigar Advisor Executive Editor Gary Korb steps outside for this Montecristo Espada Oscuro cigar review – he’s #nowsmoking the Ricasso, and gives you all the details on this follow-up to the original 2014 Espada. Click here for more…

Read More