[VIDEO] What is a Cigar Capacity Rating?

Hi I’m Kayla with Cheaphumidors.com and today I’m going to be talking a little bit about cigar capacity ratings for our humidors. You’ll notice on most listings there is a number like 25-50, this is the number of cigars that the humidor is rated to hold. It’s important to remember that these numbers come from […]

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Cigar Industry Leaders to Know: Stinky

Cigar Industry Leaders: Stinky Title: Owner of Stinky Cigar Ashtrays Where did you grow up? Phoenix, Arizona Favorite Candy? Snickers but only one on Easter, Halloween and Christmas morning! Animal? Yes. I’ve been called worse! Oh, my favorite animal? Dogs. Well behaved dogs. Not angry dogs! Movie? Ground Hog Day (w/Bill Murray) or Multiplicity (w/ […]

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Top 10 Cigars to Smoke After Thanksgiving Dinner

Soon, it will be Thanksgiving, that special holiday where we get together with family and enjoy way too much food for dinner. Other great Thanksgiving traditions are watching a football game after the festive meal and/or taking a nap. For me, the best way to cap off a large, heavy meal is with a full-bodied, […]

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Swisher and Drew Estate Cigar Ideas (told by you!)

Remember our recent post on 12 Ridiculous New Cigars by Swisher and Drew Estate? We showed you our mad Photoshop skills by creating images of what these cigars might look like! Well we asked you to join in, put your creativity to the test and name some crazy “Swisher Estates” cigars of your own. And…you […]

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[VIDEO] Unboxing the Obsidian White Noise

I’m Kelly with Cheap Humidors and this is my unboxing for the Obsidian White Noise. It’s from Abe Flores from Pinar del Rio. This box is unique in the fact that it is white. There is one other review where I have done a white cigar box. There’s not too many of them here. Let’s […]

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Cigar Industry Leaders to Know: Denis

Cigar Industry Leaders: Denis Title: Owner & Blogger of Cigarinspector.com Where did you grow up? In a cold European country. Favorite Candy? Italian gelato. Does it qualify as candy? Animal? Lynx Movie? Hard to mention only one movie, here are three random movies out of my top 10: Life is Beautiful (1997), Groundhog Day (1993), […]

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A Brief History of Cigars: Part Two

History of Cigars As Tom stated in last week’s post, without the discovery of tobacco, nobody would be smoking cigars today. This post is part two of the history of cigars and focuses on the timeline of the Cuban Embargo through recent times. The Cuban Embargo In 1962, President Kennedy enacted the Cuban Embargo that […]

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Kickin’ Ash with Kayla: Ave Maria Original Cigar Review

Ave Maria Original Cigar Construction Another premium stick by A.J. Fernandez. The Ave Maria is draped in a ruddy brown Ecuadorian grown Habano wrapper. The wrapper leaf is exceptionally smooth with minimal veins. Beneath the pretty wrapper are a Nicaraguan Habano binder and a mix of Nicaraguan Ligero, Nicaraguan Viso, and Honduran Viso fillers. The […]

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A Brief History of Cigars: Part One

History of Cigars Before anyone can begin to discuss the history of cigars, you need to understand the history of tobacco. Obviously, without the discovery of tobacco, there would be no cigars. The following is a timeline that describes the history of tobacco that focuses on cigars. The Early Years Natives of North, Central and […]

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