We learn your unique tastes,
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
3. Get your personalized cigar recommendations

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Cigar Analysis Chart

Cigar Analysis : DAVIDOFF ESCURIO PETIT ROBUSTO

The Davidoff Escurio Petit Robusto was released in 2015. It is made in the Dominican Republic with an Ecuador dark […]

Cigar Analysis Chart

Cigar Analysis : H. UPMANN No. 2

The H. Upmann No. 2 is a pre-1960 release of current availability. You can learn more about the cigar at […]

Cigar Analysis Chart

Cigar Analysis : ALEC BRADLEY POST EMBARGO TORO

The Alec Bradley Post Embargo Toro was released in 2015. It features a Honduran wrapper, dual binder from Honduras and […]

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.

Ms. Master Cigar Sommelier

Ms. Master Cigar Sommelier

  We talked with “Ms. Master Cigar Sommelier”, the Countess of Sperlinga, about learning how to pair gourmet products and […]

The world's leading cigar magazine

The world’s leading cigar magazine

  Reinhold C. Widmayer is Senior Editor in Chief at Cigar Journal, the world’s leading cigar magazine. We asked him: […]

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The science of cigar tasting

  When enjoying a cigar, everything is fair. But the science of cigar tasting becomes important when focusing on a […]

 

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.

Cigar Sense Parlor

The Cigar Sense Parlor

  The Cigar Sense Parlor is the place where we discuss uncommon, meaningful topics that are relevant to discerning cigar […]

Constantin Heitkamp in the Cigar Sense Parlor

The science of cigar tasting

  When enjoying a cigar, everything is fair. But the science of cigar tasting becomes important when focusing on a […]

RyJ Brevas

Of Cigar Aging …

  The typical smoker of aged and vintage cigars is one who appreciates the value of time and the delicacy […]

 

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.