Cigar Industry Leaders: Tom Ufer
Title: Cheaphumidors.com Blogger & Freelance Writer
Where did you grow up? New Milford, NJ
Favorite Candy? Jelly Belly jelly beans
Animal? Tasmanian Devil
Movie? Big Damn Movie
Band? ‘70’s – Alice Cooper, ‘80’s – Elvis Costello, ‘90’s – U2, early 2000’s – Green Day, Now – Muse (yes, I’m old enough to have seen them all in concert)
Food? A dirty water dog, from a street vendor in NYC.
Sports Team? I’m not a big sports fan. I like Indy Car racing.
If your house was on fire, what would be the first item you would grab? I would grab my humidors, while yelling over my shoulder for the family to get out.
If you were a superhero what powers would you have? I would like to have the power to control the Matrix.
If your life had a theme song, what would it be? I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles) by The Proclaimers
If you had a warning label, what would yours say? Danger! Natural Gas
If you could travel anywhere right now, where would you go? I would travel back and forth through time.
Cutter: Xikar Xi Cutter
Lighter: Vertigo Intimidator
Humidor: Tuscany Cigar Humidor Light Burl
Tom Ufer is one of CheapHumidor’s most experienced cigar bloggers. And we love that he’s a local too, residing just outside Historic Ybor City. Of course, he’s passionate and knowledgeable about everything cigar related, but he also loves coffee and creating his own cocktails. He writes cigar reviews and local cigar industry news for the Tampa Cigar Examiner column on Examiner.com. Tom Ufer also writes for his own blog: thecigarsmokingman.com. Here you’ll read about cigar and cigar accessory reviews, Florida cigar events, cocktail recipes, giveaways and contests, and local cigar news.
Tom is a wealth of knowledge when it comes to cigars, and CheapHumidors is lucky to have him as a regular contributor. He recently wrote a compelling article which discusses whether Cuban cigars are better than other cigars. His other posts include topics on U.S. cigar manufacturing, cigar etiquette, how to age cigars at home and a guide on infused cigars. See a list of all his Cheaphumidors articles here. If you’re looking for somebody awesome to follow on Twitter for cigar related posts, Tom Ufer @cigarsmokingman would appreciate a follow from you.Cigar Industry Leaders to Know: Tom Ufer by David Sabot