Synopses & Reviews
"The cigar is back!" For the millions of cigar enthusiasts who knew the cigar was never gone, and for those just recently acquainted with this glorious emblem of the good life, here is a celebration of cigars and cigar smoking that will enhance an evening at fireside with a good cigar.The Good Cigar offers almost everything there is to know about cigar smoking: how cigars are made, the major cigar-producing countries, the allure of Cuban cigars, major cigar brands, and the authors' evaluation of the cigars best in quality and value. Also included are fascinating notes on the history of cigar smoking, the cigar in literature and the arts, and the glories of cigar bands and boxes. Practical advice on accoutrements such as humidors and cigar cutters, plus an Honor Roll of famous cigar smokers past and present, round out this marvelous book. (71/4 X 81/4, 236 pages, color photos, b&w photos, illustrations, charts)
Everything there is to know about cigar smoking. "A cigar manual a notch or two above the usual.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-192) and index.