Well no one else is saying it so I will,
You where told to infuse the cigar with alcohol, to hide the taste of the shit it was rolled with. You don't buy cigars on a beach, in the street, or on a cruise .
I have been reading many many posts here in the past 10 years, I did not realize that you have to comment and throw your 2 cents in on every thing you read. LOL Ill stay a newbie, enjoy my Ramone Allones specially selected and read .