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then recommend cigars that match them.

 

It’s as easy as 1-2-3:
1. Sign up here for your free membership
2. Tell us what you like in cigars
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Cigar Analysis Chart

Cigar Analysis : FLOR DE SELVA MADURO TEMPO

The Flor de Selva Tempo Maduro by Maya Selva is made in Honduras with a Honduran wrapper, a Brazilian Mata […]

Cigar Analysis Chart

Cigar Analysis : DAVIDOFF ANIVERSARIO DOUBLE R

The Davidoff Aniversario Double R is made in the Dominican Republic with a Connecticut shade wrapper and Dominican binder and […]

Cigar Analysis Chart

Cigar Analysis : HERRERA ESTELI EDICION LIMITADA LANCERO

The Drew Estate Herrera Esteli Habano Edicion Limitada Lancero was released in 2019. The cigar is made in Nicaragua with […]

 

 

Finding new cigars you’ll love is as easy as 1, 2, 3…

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• Sign up for free •

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• Tell us what is important to you •

Your priorities and which cigars you liked

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• Experiment •

with aromas, tastes and other cigar characteristics. And you see your cigar recommendations change in real-time as you refine your profile.

On cigar reviews - usefulness and standards

On cigar reviews – usefulness and standards

  In this episode, Randy Griggs and Franca discuss about cigar reviews, their usefulness for consumers and whether some standards […]

The sensory world of Room 101 Cigars

The sensory world of Room 101 Cigars

  In this episode Franca discusses the sensory world of Room 101 Cigars with Matt Booth. Learn about the key […]

Correlation or causality

Correlation or causality?

  In episode “Correlation or causality?” David Wells, VP and co-founder of Cigar Sense, explains the key principles that drive […]

 

Cigar Sense is a unique source of advice because of our…

• Independence •

We exist to serve our members. We do not sell cigars, nor cigar ads. Our recommendations are never biased by sales or revenue motivations.

• Expert Analysis •

Our sensory analyses of cigars are performed by international tasters. They are trained to eliminate personal biases.

• Results •

 Since the inception of our service, our members consistently give our service 90%+ satisfaction rating. We deliver the most reliable cigar recommendations.

Aroma standards

Aroma standards for learning and marketing

  Many people ask us how to train to identify cigar aromas. A lot could be said on this very […]

On cigar reviews - usefulness and standards

On cigar reviews – usefulness and standards

  In this episode, Randy Griggs and Franca discuss about cigar reviews, their usefulness for consumers and whether some standards […]

The sensory world of Room 101 Cigars

The sensory world of Room 101 Cigars

  In this episode Franca discusses the sensory world of Room 101 Cigars with Matt Booth. Learn about the key […]

 

Cigar Sense provides the most accurate personalized, independent, expert cigar recommendations to help you identify new cigars you’ll love.  Our methodology allows our system to “learn” your unique, individual taste preferences, and then give you cigar recommendations which match them. We’re able to consistently achieve 90%+ member satisfaction thanks to a few key factors:

  • Our technology includes an inference engine which learns about your preferences as you interact with it, and an expert system which matches your preferences to cigars we’ve evaluated.
  • Our cigar database is fed by the assessments of our panel of international tasters, who are trained according to sensory analysis norms.

Our key operating principles exist first and foremost to serve our members : accuracy, discoverytransparencyuser controlindependencepersonalizationcigar knowledge, privacy of our members.

 

87% of cigar lovers state that “flavor” is the most important criterion when choosing a cigar.

If you agree, then the independent, personalized, expert cigar recommendations by Cigar Sense are for you.