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Cigar 101 : Newbie Corner

Top 10 Most Asked Questions About Cigars

In no particular order, here are answers to 10 of the most commonly asked questions about cigar smoking

Posted: July 19, 2010   


Cigar 101 : Newbie Corner

From Seed to Shelf

Five years ago, the cigar you're smoking was nothing more than tiny little seeds

Posted: October 1, 2004    By David Savona


Cigar 101 : Newbie Corner

Cutting and Lighting

The best way to cut and light your cigar.

Posted: February 1, 2001    By The Editors


Cigar 101 : Newbie Corner

Cigar Shapes, Sizes and Colors

A primer on cigar shapes, sizes and colors.

Posted: December 1, 2000   


Cigar 101 : Newbie Corner

A Gentle Touch: Hand-Rolling Cigars

For cigar lovers, the artistic genius lies in the touch of hands

Posted: August 1, 1999    By Gordon Mott


Cigar 101 : Newbie Corner

Storing Cigars

We explore the ways cigar aficionados can maintain the freshness of their cigars

Posted: March 1, 1998    By The Editors


Cigar 101 : Newbie Corner

Cutting and Lighting

Mastering a few simple but invaluable techniques for cutting and lighting

Posted: January 1, 1998    By The Editors


Cigar 101 : Newbie Corner

Rings Around Cigars: The Cigar Band

The Band The History and the Romance of Cigar's Paper Ring

Posted: December 1, 1994    By Tony Hyman


Cigar 101 : Newbie Corner

The Art of Cigar Boxes

Four-Square Masterpieces Cigar-Box Labels Once Served as the Ultimate Image Makers for a Good Smoke

Posted: June 1, 1994    By Tony Hyman


Cigar 101 : Newbie Corner

Learning Your ABCs: Cigars 101, Part II

A love affair with cigars is like most affairs of the heart. We swoon over the beauty and elegance, but we never really know what makes us love--and...more

Posted: September 1, 1993    By Michael Frank


Cigar 101 : Newbie Corner

Learning Your ABCs: Cigars 101

If you're like most cigar smokers, you must have paced back and forth in front of the display at your local tobacconist, scratching your head, trying...more

Posted: June 1, 1993    By George Brightman


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