The past few weeks I took the time to re-season an old humidor. I used to think people were crazy when they said they had multiple humidors and tupidors. Well…I’m now in that group of the crazies. There are a few ways to season a humidor. I don’t necessarily believe one is better than another… Read More Humidor Seasoning
There is nothing more satisfying than a fully stocked humidor that exudes a beautiful cedar aroma whenever you open it up to fish out your next stick. There is nothing more frustrating than dealing with the constant ups and downs of humidity inside a humidor. Welcome the Tupidor! Whether your new to Cigar Vida, the world… Read More How to build a Tupidor (Updated)
The question…can you bring a dead Boveda pack to life? Can the stiff, brown, enveloped sized humidity marvel rise again? It appears you can… The black market cigar talkers occasionally discuss this money saving ability, but no-one says how. Boveda doesn’t want you to know the secret, but I do! Whats the best way to… Read More Resurrecting a Boveda Pack
Humidors are like people. They come in a variety of shapes, sizes and colors. And just like people, humidors can be temperamental so they need some TLC. Any cigar expert or newbie who has a humidor can attest to the “ups and downs” of maintenance. Get it? Ups and Downs like the humidity… Humidity: Something to sweat… Read More The World of Humidors
Thank you for checking out Cigar Vida (Cigar Life). I created this site to share my experience with all things cigar. My focus isn’t to be another cigar reviewer out there, but instead to share my journey with you. I’ll write about my experiences, both good and bad. My level of “cigar aficionadoism” is on… Read More Welcome to Cigar Vida !
If you live in a place where you get the joy of experiencing cold temps and minimal humidity I share your Humidor frustration… Trial and error has enabled me to hold steady at about 65%. There are a lot of options out there, what’s the best? I think the answer depends on a few factors, below are… Read More Surviving Winter