It is always a special occasion when you take out one of your most prized cigars from the humidor, and is usually enjoyed on the most special of occasions itself. When enjoying a high-quality cigar for that right occasion, one of the best things to do is to pair it with the perfect drink.
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There is a reason why the first part of the above title is written in Spanish: if you want to go on a cigar lovers pilgrimage, you are most-likely going to find yourself in doing loops around Central America and the Caribbean.
Cigars have long been a sign of class and nobility, but long gone are the times when only the rich and famous could afford them. Today, everyone can get the exquisite pleasure of finishing a good night with a cigar.
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Have you ever given much thought to pairing drinks with your cigars?
Few things are more satisfying, from a palate pleasing point of view, than pairing your favorite cigar with a suitable libation.
If you too prefer to match your favourite smokes with a proper drink, then you’re welcome to follow some of our recommendations.
Here are five suggestions for those who want to develop their palate and become even better at tasting cigars.
We aficionados know the importance of a good humidor. Cigars are delicate creatures. If you don’t keep them properly humidified, they’ll smoke hot, crack and then there’s nothing to do but to put them out of their misery in your ashtray.
Here are eight lesser-known tips to make your cigar smoking experiences more pleasurable.
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