Cigar Herf explained

Cigar Herf

You’re probably wondering what a cigar herf is… Its roots of the term herf are still uncertain, however the word was coined back in the mid 90′s by members of a cigar newsgroup (before cigar forums). No one knows exactly how herf originated, however the basic definition of a herf is simply a fancy term for “cigar party” or a way …

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Calibrating your cigar hygrometer

To ensure that your cigars are being stored at the correct environment, use this guide to calibrate your cigar hygrometer.  It’s always a good idea to check the accuracy of your hygrometer. You can use the Salt Test method on both digital and analog hygrometers. Most hygrometers today can either be adjusted or calibrated to an accurate reading. The salt …

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How to review a cigar

Cigars, to many, provide a great deal of pleasure and relaxation.  Cigar smokers don’t smoke because they have to, they smoke because they want to experience all that a cigar can offer.  Aside from relaxing with your cigar, it’s also fun to take notes and review a cigar once in a while.  Whenever I smoke a cigar, I always make …

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SoloCigars.com – The leader in fake and counterfeit Cuban cigars

When you buy cigars online, you want to be certain that you get what you pay for. No one wants to throw away their hard earned money on something fake. SoloCigars.com is the leader in fake and counterfeit Cuban cigars, and has been since they launched their website in 2005. The owners of SoloCigars continue to create fake accounts on …

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Puff Cigar Forum – An In-Depth Review

In 2008, an internet marketing company by the name of Caputo Media launched a new cigar forum known as Puff.com.  In order to create such a large community, the owners of Caputo Media purchased several well-known cigar forums, and then merged them all together, which were then re-branded under the Puff.com name. The Caputo Media website clearly shows the type …

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List of the best online cigar forums reviewed

Cigar forums have been around since the mid-90’s. The first inception of a cigar forum was commonly known as newsgroups. Newsgroups were very popular when the internet first became available to the public. There were newsgroups on virtually any topic, including cigars. The one drawback was lack of moderation and oversight, as many became overrun with spam and trolls. Thus, …

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CP Chili Challenge

Jimmy decided to take the challenge, and won!  Watch him eat a Habanero for a Habano. http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=B6XoB-LA9ZM

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CP Chili Challenge II

Puros Locos was hoping for something more than just a Habanero… He wanted to eat a Ghost Chili; he figured that if he’s going to do this, mine as well take it all of the way.  Unfortunately trying to find a Ghost Chili was challenging in itself, so he proceeded to eat 2 Habanero’s.  This guy is definitely “Locos”!

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