It can incredibly difficult to find the perfect gift for someone, even if you know them extremely well. However, if you know someone who enjoys cigars, then you can relax. Here we will look into the ins and outs of cigars and everything you need to know about finding that ideal gift.
It is possible to categorise cigars in several different ways: shape, strength, origin, manufacturing and size. The size of a cigar is determined by the length in inches and the cigar diameter which is commonly measured in 64ths of an inch. Each length and ring size has its own name such as Churchill, Cigarillo, Robusto, and the largest cigar of them all, The Giant. The clue is in the na.... Click here to read more
You may be in the fortunate position of having been given a promotion at work. You have become a crucial part of the company and you got there through your own hard work and dedication. You recognise the fact that you deserve to do something special to celebrate such a special occasion. This celebration may be in the company of several of your new work colleagues who have a certain style and class about them. It turns out that they are accustomed to celebrating with a fine cigar. You are not apposed to having a cigar with your work colleagues; however, you notice a rather complex selection of cigar accessories in front of you.
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Sometimes you just do not know what to get as the perfect gift during the holiday seasons. You may feel slightly embarrassed asking that special someone what gift they may want, but you are sick and tired of overthinking ideas that are getting you absolutely nowhere. Once upon a time most of our loved ones would have been over the moon with a simple, thoughtful gift with the thought being the one thing that counted. Instead, we are now supplying them with the latest brands and trends just to see that smile on their faces.
Most modern electronics that are sought after these days are so technologically advanced that they can cost more than an average ca.... Click here to read more
The production of tobacco is something that has taken place almost since the discoveries made of the New World by Walter Raleigh.
Firstly, tobacco is grown, this is usually done in large outdoor fields. Tobacco leaves are grown to be big and green. When ready for picking, the leaves are then harvested en masse.
These leaves are then taken to be cured. The curing process allows for the slow oxidation and degradation of carotenoids in the tobacco leaves. This can be done in various ways depending on the taste or style desire. This produces the compounds ion the leaves, giving sweet hay, tea, rose oil and aromatic flavours tha.... Click here to read more
When selecting cigars to buy online, there are a number of considerations to make, depending on your personal preference for strength and flavour.
Wrappers determine the flavour of cigars by up to 60-90%. The wrappers are made from large dried tobacco leaves found near the bottom of the plant, and the colour of the wrapper can help you to determine what the aroma will be like once the cigar is lit.
There are numerous types of wrappers, but the most common varieties are Connecticut, Corojo, Habano, and Maduro.
Connecticut wrappers are mainly of American export, but can also be grown in Ecuador. These wrappers tend to give the cigar a mild aroma and .... Click here to read more