How do you fix a cigar that is burning one-sided?
This type of sideways burn is called "canoeing." It's not uncommon and can be caused by anything from poor rolling, to the wrapper leaf itself, to breezy conditions assuming you're smoking outdoors.
Rotating the cigar while your smoking it can help in some instances, but if you've got at least an inch or more of unburned leaf I suggest you try the following repair technique.
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