HOW TO SMOKE A CIGAR LIKE AN AFICIONADO – CIGARS 101
Humans have been smoking tobacco via various methods since 5000 BC, and cigars boomed in US popularity around the time of the Civil War.
By the year 1880, the only states that didn’t have a cigar factory were Idaho and Montana!
In modern times, celebrations such as a wedding or the birth of a new baby are often heralded with stogies.
In the business world, humidors adorn the desks of powerful men worldwide. Cigar smoking also continues to be a popular solo activity, to unwind after a stressful day or pause and reflect on life’s events.
Understanding the nuances of selecting, cutting, lighting and smoking a great cigar will help you appreciate the fine craftsmanship and delicate flavors all the more.