Thursday, March 24, 2016
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Thursday, December 3, 2015
- More from Cigar Toy
The Complex Cut
Posted: June 16, 2003
Mastering the fine art of clipping your cigar with Davidoff's classic cigar scissors is a noble endeavor for any aficionado. Anyone can behead a robusto with a double-bladed guillotine, but it takes a deft touch to wield the scissors. Hold the cigar in one hand, open the scissors with the other, and press the open jaws of the blades to the wrapper, holding the scissors angled toward the hand holding the cigar. As you slowly close the blades, rotate the cutting so that the cutter becomes perpendicular to the cigar. The cut takes some practice -- you may wish to first seek guidance from a practiced hand at your local cigar shop -- but once you have the skill, you will appreciate the tool for how well it works.
The stainless-steel gold-plated scissors has a suggested retail price of $475. Cheaper scissors can be had, but they may not work as well.
You must be logged in to post a comment.
Log in if you're already registered.
Search our database of more than 17,000 cigar tasting notes by score, brand, country, size, price range, year, wrapper and more, plus add your favorites to your Personal Humidor.