Category: Cigar Q&A

You have cigar-related questions – ask them and we’ll find answers


How to properly cut a cigar

Here’s a question we wish beginning cigar smokers would ask more often than they do. Instead, we see them time and again do it wrong and make a shambles of a perfectly fine smoke....

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Cigar triage: reviving a dried out cigar

A cigar is a terrible thing to waste! Joe recently asked us if our customers who report they were able to revive a dried out cigar were indulging in a little wishful thinking. Fortunately...

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Why are there so many wrappers?

Have you ever wondered why there are so many different kinds of wrappers used? Besides holding the fillers and binder together, what does a wrapper do for the experience? Al explains why this part...


How to send cigars overseas

If you’d like to join us with your own cigar donation for the troops in celebration of Armed Forces Day, this video is for you. In it, Al Remp will show you a quick...


Q&A: How to light a cigar

Continuing with our “Are you kidding me” questions, today let’s take a look at the proper way to light a cigar. No, you can’t just stick it in your mouth, fire up your Bic...


Q&A: What are the best cigars for beginners?

One of the beautifulĀ things about cigars is the wide variety available. That variety also makes it impossible to say what is “the best” cigar for anyone. However, for most beginners, we recommend sticking to...