As explained in a previous article, No – Cigars are not “like cigarettes”, I outlined the tobacco growing process and its importance in the crafting of premium cigars. But where does this process occur? Where is the best tobacco in the world grown and harvested? …
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Another beautiful smoke from H. Upmann. Smooth, mild (but not too mild), with a sizeable ring gauge. …
Spice, a lot of spice.
My Rating: 7/10
Where to Buy: Cigar Man
Wrapper: Connecticut Shade x Brazilian Mata Fina (hybrid seed)
Binder: Habana Dominicano
Filler: Dominican Criollo ’98, Dominicano Corojo Ligero, Nicaraguan Habano
Ring Gauge: 50
Handmade cigars are a natural product, made of 100% unaltered tobacco… and the production process is impressively artisanal.
Premium handmade cigars are made of 100% unadulterated tobacco. No cigar leaf is chemically treated or artificially flavoured.
I take issue with people equate cigar smoking to cigarette smoking. Yes, you smoke…
When I first became interested in premium cigars, I’d often walk into my local cigar shop (Thomas Hinds Tobacconist) and leave without purchasing a single cigar. I had no idea what to buy, what brand was what, or why some cigars were darker than others. I also didn’t understand why…