Not everyone has a humidor. Many cigar newbies, for example, may be hesitant to buy a humidor when they just want to dip their toes into the world of cigars. Casual smokers may also find they have no need for a humidor—until they’re gifted a box that will end up lasting them a year. So, if you have no humidor, how do you store cigars?
Excalibur Black Toro Cigars Hoyo de Monterrey introduced the Excalibur cigar line in 1992 to circumvent global trade restrictions on the Hoyo brand during the U.S. cigar boom of the early 90s. Billed as flavor-heavy with moderate strength, the original Excalibur cigars quickly became a hit with cigar-crazed consumers of the era. In the nearly […]
Best Whiskeys To Pair With Cigars 2021 While selecting the 3 Best Whiskeys To Pair With Cigars, it quickly became apparent that by whittling recommendations down to only three bottles we’d be leaving a lot of amazing options on the proverbial table (bartop?). With so many outstanding choices available, this follow-up article was inevitable. So, […]
There is no shortage of “life hacks” making their rounds on the internet promising to help you save time and/or money. For cigar smokers, this can manifest in many suspect suggestions, such as forgoing a humidor and storing your sticks in the freezer (don’t do this). One of the most persistent claims is that you can “recharge” a humidification packet after it dries out. Let’s take a look at why this is a bad idea.
10 Top Rated Cigars Under $10 As the temperatures begin to climb and the sun starts to come out of hiding, Cigar Season is well underway. With all the long sunny days ahead, you’re going to need to freshen up your cigar stash to make the most of them. Coincidentally, we’ve whipped up this list […]