Cigar 101: How To Light a Cigar

Properly lighting a cigar might not be as easy as it sounds and is a good technique to learn since it’s a fundamental part of lighting a cigar. Here’s a little guide that will help you light your sticks the right way.

First up you need to choose the right lighter, one that suits you. You might see a lot of people using paper matches but we recommend avoiding them as they are often treated with chemicals which could really mess the taste of your cigar up, not to mention they burn...

Cigar 101 - How To Cut Your Cigar

Everyone has had their newbie moment when it comes to smoking cigars. The simplest task like cutting your cigar the right way can seem quite difficult at first. We’re here to help you out and make sure you’re cutting your stogie the right way.

First, you need to know that you cut the capped end of the cigar; this is where you draw from. Air won’t flow through properly if you don’t cut the cap enough, a bad cut could even damage your cigar and cause it to unravel. When cutting...

Sadly, tobacco beetles are a real thing and if you are unfortunate enough to find one in your cigar collection we feel your pain. We’re here to tell you what to do if you should in fact find a tiny bug living in your stogies and that everything will be okay.

Tobacco beetles are small, reddish-brown insects that can wreak havoc on a cigar collection and wipe out an entire humidor. These little guys work together to attack and will eat through tobacco on both the inside and outside of...

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