How to Season a New Cigar Humidor

A cigar humidor is a serious investment for a casual cigar lover but it’s a great step to move from the level of “hobbyist” to “appreciator”. Cigar sales have been rising in the last few years, even as luxury good sales have fallen flat. The increasing popularity of cigars will impress friends who are more […]

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What Are the Best Cigar Humidors of 2017?

Anyone who enjoys a good cigar knows that a personal cigar humidor is a must. Practically speaking, you need proper storage for your cigars. The only way to do this is with a humidor. Cigars should remain free from humidity to stay in condition and keep their flavor. Humidors maintain a constant, controlled environment for […]

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How to Prevent and Treat Humidor Mold

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Have you ever opened your humidor and discovered blue-green fuzz on your favorite cigar? It’s the situation every cigar aficionado dreads. Is it mold? Keep reading to learn if it’s mold, and how to remove it. Plus, learn how to prevent humidor mold from happening again. What Causes Cigar Mold? Mold most often grows on […]

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Cigar Accessories: 5 Reasons To Buy a Humidor

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Nothing can quite match the timeless popularity of a cigar. Even as cigarette sales decline, cigar sales continue to grow. Why? Because cigars are so much more than another type of smoking. Like a fine whiskey, cigars are an indulgence. They are a luxury, not a habit. Whether you’re just getting into cigars or have […]

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Cigars on The Go: How To Pick The Right Travel Cigar Humidor

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Do you know why cigar aficionados are so particular about how they store their cigars? If you can recall your chemistry lessons, you probably know how some substances such as cotton or paper are hygroscopic. This means they are able to absorb or adsorb water from their surroundings. Cigars are also hygroscopic. In a humid […]

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The Essential Guide to The Best Cigar Humidor

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Cigar smoking isn’t a habit like cigarette smoking. The best cigars are like a fine wine. The way they are prepared and the kind of tobacco used is important. But all of this flavor and sophistication can’t remain intact forever. The forces of the world act on a cigar and the materials begin to break down. […]

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How To Store Cigars Without a Humidor

Store Cigars Without a Humidor

If you’re new to cigar smoking, there’s a chance you’ll want to try a cigar or two without investing in a . You may have been given a cigar by a friend, colleague or relative that you plan to smoke at some point, but don’t want to smoke just yet. Although cigars have a reputation […]

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How Long Do Cigars Last In a Humidor?

How Long Do Cigars Last In a Humidor

A great cigar collection is a personal investment — one from which you’ll get a lot of enjoyment and happy memories. Because of this, most novice cigar smokers have a few questions about the longevity and durability of cigars: How long will they last outside a humidor? How long will they last inside a humidor? […]

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How Does a Cigar Humidor Work?

How Does a Cigar Humidor Work

Most of the world’s cigars come from tropical or subtropical areas, where the heat is strong, and the humidity is high. Because of this, you’ll need to store your cigars inside a humidor to create an environment that prevents them from deteriorating. Because cigars are hygroscopic, they can dry out easily if they’re left in […]

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How To Store Cigars In a Humidor

How To Store Cigars In a Humidor

Storing your cigars in a humidor will help you keep them in optimal condition, without them ever becoming overly moist or dry. While setting up a humidor and storing your cigars can seem like a difficult process at first, it’s extremely quick and simple. Below, we’ve explained how to set up your cigar humidor and […]

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