4 Main Cigar Bunching Techniques

Hand rolling cigars is an incredibly difficult skill that can only be mastered after years of practice. If you’ve watched any videos on cigar rolling, you will probably agree that the step that seems the most straightforward and simple is the bunching of the filler leaves. However, even this seemingly basic step can be incredibly […]

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Top 10 Boutique Cigars

The term “boutique” cigar has been around for many years, probably since the first cigar boom of the 1990’s. At that time there were plenty of new brands that called themselves boutique. Through the years, many characteristics have been used to quantify the term boutique. A production number of less than 1.5 million cigars has […]

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Cigar Cutters: Pros and Cons

How do I cut a cigar? Let me count the ways. Purpose built cigar cutters have been around since the mid 1800’s. Before that, I guess people used knives or their teeth if they needed to cut open a cap. Since those early accessories, designs have evolved and almost everyone who smokes a cigar carries […]

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7 Best Guillotine Cigar Cutters

When my grandfather gave me my first cigar at high school graduation, I was so eager to light it up that I bit the cap off like a savage and spit it out. After all, that’s the way I had watched him do it for so many years. I had no idea that I could […]

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Cigar Cutting 101

Here’s the next in our series of cigar infographics – cigar cutting. Don’t forget to check out our other great infographics as well as our cigar art photos!   Embed code (please be sure to convert quotation marks from curly quotes to straight quotes): <a href=” http://www.cheaphumidors.com/blog/cigar-cutters/infographic-cigar-cutting-101/ “><img src=” http://www.cheaphumidors.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/Cigar-Cutting-101.jpg ” alt=”Cigar Cutting 101 – […]

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Product Demonstration: Black Ops Kilo Triple Flame Torch Lighter with Punch Cutter

The Black Ops Kilo Triple Flame Torch Cigar Lighter with Punch Cutter has a triangular shape to it and a ruberized, matte finish. The bottom of the lighter has a refill valve and flame adjustment knob and the front of the lighter has a retractable punch cutter. This lighter has a single action ignition system with a […]

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