Category Cigar Wiki

Welcome, dear aficionado! This is our cigar wiki section. Here you will find various cigar knowledge, from the basics to advanced connoisseur topics.
We know that the cigar world is full of terms that can be difficult for a new cigar enthusiast to understand. A Spanish dictionary might help at first, but we recommend you browse our articles for better results. This will help you the next time you are in the cigar lounge. Do not hesitate to improve your knowledge and skills so you do not embarrass yourself among experienced aficionados.
The cigar wiki section is designed to provide you with the information you need, collected, and summarized. We share our experiences and knowledge and look for additional information from reputable sources. This is our little cigar encyclopedia. Do not miss the chance to enrich your cigar knowledge with our articles.

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How to Put Out a Cigar for Later Properly: 3 Ways

You can extinguish your cigar if you stop puffing and put it on your cigar ashtray, then it will stop burning by itself. Note that you should not leave the cigar unattended until it has completely gone out. We always recommend…

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Dry-Boxing Cigars: A Comprehensive Guide

As a cigar lover, you want to experience your premium cigars’ rich, full flavor. However, you may find that your cigars are more moist, leading to a tight draw, burn issues, and an overall unpleasant smoking experience. This is where…

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Do Cigars Give You a Buzz

Yes, cigars can give you a buzz because they contain a lot of nicotine. And that is responsible for the buzz you get when you smoke them. The buzz depends on the characteristics of the cigar and not only on…

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The Freemason Cigars

You have probably heard of the Freemasons. The secrecy surrounding their rituals promotes many misunderstandings and conspiracy theories. In reality, Freemasonry is the oldest worldwide fraternal organization. Members of the Brotherhood have been politicians, writers, philosophers, scientists, inventors, and engineers.…

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How to Ash a Cigar: The Correct Way

The correct way to ash a cigar is to gently roll it in the ashtray. As a result, a cone shape will form at the tip of the cigar. This cone shape allows you to keep more than an inch…

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How to Enjoy a Cigar Properly

The right way to enjoy a cigar is the safe way to smoke a cigar. Do not leave the burning stogie unattended and hold it tightly when you have it in your hand! And do not inhale the smoke! These…

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How Long Does it Take a Cigar to Dry

If you keep your cigars at about 70% relative humidity and 70 degrees Fahrenheit, they will not dry out. However, if you store a cigar outside the humidor in a hot, sunny, or windy environment, it may dry out within…

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How to Hold a Cigar

Table of Contents How to Hold a Cigar in Your Hand?Between Index Finger & ThumbThe PinchThe Triple SupportThe RespectHow to Hold a Cigar in Your Mouth?Hold the Cigar in Your HandGently Press your Lips Around the CigarKeep Only the Head…

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How to Tell If a Cigar is Dry

You can tell if a cigar is dry by rolling it between your fingers. If you hear a cracking sound, the cigar is very dry. Good cigars with the proper moisture level feel resilient and firm. If the surface of…

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Can You Smoke a Dry Cigar

Technically, you can smoke a dried-out cigar. But in this case, you will look like an inexperienced aficionado, and the others will look at you as if you were a beginner. In short, you should not smoke dried-out cigars. Instead,…