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Tobacconist Tip #611
Whether using a torch, traditional flame, or burner lighter, the visible flame does not need to directly touch the tobacco. In fact, the heat from the flame will combust the tobacco when you draw on the cigar.
Whether a desktop, travel, or walk-in, every humidor is unique and they can all be a little tricky to operate. Learn everything you need to know in our enhanced Humidor section of Accoutrements College.Learn More
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This historic seed is the focus of our first R&D Cigars project. Smoke and learn at the same time... Educating your mind and palate.Learn More