Added by Jeromy Limpoc on September 21, 2011 at 1:41pm — No Comments
Coffee. Scotch. Rum. Beer. Fine cigar smokers are as particular about their drink parings as they are about the stick they're smoking. The art of cigar appreciation is a dance of nuance and subtlety. Anything influencing the palate will also enhance or contaminate your puffing experience.
Like the right zinfandel with lamb shank or a sauvignon blanc with summer salmon; finding the right combination of smoke and drink is a…Continue
Ever wonder why some tobaccos kick you in the neuts and some don’t?
In tobacco leaves, the proper amount, distribution, and balance of the various nitrogenous compounds is essential for satisfactory color, good grading, and other desirable qualities of a good cigars tobacco. Too much nitrogen causes tobacco leaves to be dark…not good! Too little produces a harsh-smoking, poorly colored leaves..not good!. Here’s a snag of important…Continue
Added by Cigar Federation on September 20, 2011 at 7:00pm — No Comments
Ever wonder what gives tobacco it’s distinct and different flavor? I did, and that’s why I jotted down this little diddy on the subject. Looking across a field of harvest ready tobacco…at first glance you become mesmerized by the emerald green flow of smoky goodness, leaves swaying back and forth and then staring back at you saying…”Pick Me…Pick Me. You're gonna want to roll me next!" While all seems tranquil…inside the plants themselves there is a complex and rapid activity…Continue
Added by Cigar Federation on September 19, 2011 at 7:00pm — No Comments
Added by Cigar Federation on September 15, 2011 at 4:12pm — No Comments