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Cigar Canoeing: What It Is and How to Prevent It

Cigar Canoeing: What It Is and How to Prevent It

Cigars are expensive, and any mishaps while smoking ruin the experience. That's why canoeing is an unhappy subject for most cigar aficionados. The term canoeing refers to the phenomenon that occurs when one side of the cigar rushes along and burns faster than the...

Maintaining the Proper Humidity Level Inside Your Humidor

Maintaining the Proper Humidity Level Inside Your Humidor

Proper cigar storage is critical. If not stored properly you may experience some of the following issues: uneven burn, horrible or bitter taste, mold, and tobacco beetle infestation. You can help to prevent these problems by storing your cigars at 70°F and between...

Making The Perfect Cut

Making The Perfect Cut

Many novices believe that the cap line is the area in which the cigar should be cut.

Cigar Cutting Instruments

Cigar Cutting Instruments

Guidance regarding the proper cutting instrument options and cutting techniques for your cigar.