the Havana cigar that suits you the best may take a long time...
some people, the search never ends!
“Corona” and the “Mareva" : two formats that can be found in many
brands.One measures 142mm
and the other 129mm, both having a
diameter of 42mm.Choose and
taste one format from different brands.Or
choose a sample of various formats.
you have found the taste that suits you the most, there is something
else that cannot be neglected : If you smoke more than one Havana cigar
a day, the cigar following the first should have an equivalent or fuller
flavour.A light cigar after a
strong cigar would seem bland.
flavour of the cigar develops during smoking.Only half way through the cigar is the true flavour released.The length of cigar chosen should be dependent on the time
available to smoke it.
cigars having a sizeable diameter and slow combustion have a tendency to offer a
richer flavur when compared to the thin cigars of the same brand.In effect, so as to avoid too hot smoke, the thin cigars do not contain
people say that darker cigars are stronger.Not
comes from the mixture used for the core of the cigar.The dark outer layers add a touch of
softness, whereas the
lighter outer layers are slightly dryer.
correctly, the cigar will age well, and will keep like a good wine for
fifteen years or more!The
majority of cigars smoked are one or two years old.Store them and