Cigar HumidorFor people who smoke cigars, it can become something of an obsession. Over time, cigar smokers often develop precise rituals that they adhere to every time they smoke a cigar, and can...
When taking up cigar smoking you need to have a few cigar accessories. You can't just pick up a cigar and light it. You need to get the full enjoyment of the cigar lifestyle that can't be obtained b...
Cigar smoking enjoyed an abrupt, and steep, spike in popularity during the 1990s, after years of decline. Cigar bars and shops sprang up even in midsize towns and cities, while profits experienced hea...
The cigar ratings supplied by publications like Cigar Magazine and Cigar Aficionado form an important part of the modern cigar industry. For cigar smokers, these ratings provide guidance in a crowded ...
As the 1990s dawned, few industries seemed deader than cigar sales and manufacture.From its height in the 1850s - when Cuba alone exported 356.6 million cigars - the cigar had fallen into virtual mori...
It doesn't make a lot of sense to buy expensive cigars and then trust their care to a not-so-worthy cigar humidor! In this article we will try to convey the most important elements in selecting a qua...
Investing in cigars can be very rewarding and of course expensive. Here are a few ideas on what to look for in a quality cigar humidor so you don't shortchange yourself or your cigars! In this article...
When Cuban cigars were first made available, they have exploded on to the scene. Yes their were times when things were a little slow, but they have always been steady. In 2008, we are seeing another e...
From one perspective, the dramatic rebound of premium cigars couldn't have come at a better time. After decades of competition from cigarettes, the gradual deterioration (through age) of its customer...
In his essay "Sifting the Ashes," the writer Jonathan Franzen has the following to say about the smoking habit he struggles to quit: "[W]hen you're smoking, you're acutely present to yourself: you st...