The Cigar Handbook

The Cigar Handbook : An Essential Reference Guide to the World's Finest Cigars

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This text focuses on cigar appreciation and explains the basics of how cigars are blended, manufactured, and treated after boxing, and the criteria for classification. It takes a look behind the scenes and should extend the cigar smoker's understanding and appreciation of cigars. There is a ring gauge guide for measuring size and shape and it provides accessible information on major brands, highlighting quality and standard in at-a-glance charts.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 80 pages
  • 146 x 288mm | 411g
  • Apple Press
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English, Spanish
  • colour illustrations
  • 1850767742
  • 9781850767749

Table of contents

Part 1 What is a cigar: tobacco cultivation and blending; after manufacture; flavours; humidication and storage; cutting, lighting, smoking, relighting, parting and the band; establishing preferences and purchasing cigars; nasties; accessories. Part 2 Directory of handmade cigars.
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