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Four Things to consider when choosing a humidor

You’ve purchased some fine cigars or received them as a gift.  But, there’s one problem.  You still don’t have a humidor!  While you may know a humidor is the best way to keep your cigars fresh, you have no idea what to look for when buying one.   We can help.   Here are some considerations: Consider price While they come in many sizes, styles, and price ranges, you don’t have to spend a lot to get a good humidor. Good humidors that control the temperature and humidity can be had for less than $60. Ask yourself “How many cigars will I need to keep fresh?” If you are like most cigar smokers, you don’t need a 7-drawer humidor that will hold...

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The important role a humidor plays in keeping your BEST cigars fresh!

When it comes the perfect cigar, any cigar smoker feels the same way.  You've bought it, now you want to make sure that it’s ready to smoke when you are.    And, therein lies the importance of a good humidor! To retain freshness, cigars need to be stored properly in a controlled environment.  In the case of cigars, that means a humidor. “But, why a humidor,” you ask? It’s all a matter of trying to maintain the natural, tropical environment in which the tobacco was originally grown. Let’s face it, northern environments (in the US or Canada) don’t have the natural ambient humidity of Cuba, Honduras, the Dominican Republic or Nicaragua.  But, a humidor can provide a similar artificial environment that...

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