Habanos News World

There are in the world just a few things that are known without question to be the best of their kind. A Habano  or Havana cigar  is one of them. In Cuba in 1492 the Spanish expedition commanded by Christopher Columbus saw tobacco for the first time in the New World. The Taino Indians rolled […]

THE RAW CIGAR

The Raw Cigar” is the fifth of a series of articles aiming to share knowledge on how to smoke, taste a cigar and enjoy it better. The art of cigar tasting continues with the appreciation of the raw cigar by means of observing it before we light it. I will also address a common belief that […]

THE LIT CIGAR APPRECIATION

The Lit Cigar” addresses the key phase in our appreciation of the cigar, where most of the aromas  and certainly its tastes are perceived. If you light your cigar and focus on this part of the tasting you will be able to support or deny the statement, this is up to you and I look forward to […]

CIGAR TASTING – THE NICOTINE STRENGTH

    “Of Cigar Tasting – The Nicotine Strength” addresses a very important element of cigar tasting. It contributes to the backbone of the tasting and needs to be complemented by adequate flavors richness. The Short History The term nicotine as active ingredient in tobacco was first isolated from the plant’s leaves in 1828. The name immortalizes the […]