Cigar Knowledge

This is a collection of cigar knowledge references that will help you in your career as a cigar smoker: articles, webinars on demand and quizzes.

WARNING : This is not your average “cigar 101”. We assume you already know how to cut and light a cigar. Our aim is to help you refine your ability to fully appreciate the sensory experience of every cigar you smoke.

 

ARTICLES SELECTION

THE CIGAR TASTING

Of Cigar Tasting – The Olfactory and Gustatory Senses
Of Cigar Tasting – The Aromas
Of Cigar Tasting – The Tastes
Of Cigar Tasting – Developing the Nose
Of Cigar Tasting – The Raw Cigar
Of Cigar Tasting – The Lit Cigar
Of Cigar Tasting – The Mechanics
Of Cigar Tasting – The Nicotine Strength
Of Cigar Tasting – The Organoleptic Characteristics

Of Cigar Flavors…
The Cigar Sense Aromas Wheel
Of Cigar Aging…
Vieillir un Cigare (version francaise)
Of the Evolution of a Cigar

THE PAIRINGS

Of Pairing Cigars and Beverages
Cigars and Champagne
Cigars and Sake
Cigars and Music, an Enriching Esperience (I)
Cigars and Music, an Enriching Experience (II)
Cigars and Perfume

THE CIGAR CULTURE

Cigar Myths Explained
The Cigar Sommelier
The Cigar Smoker Career
Of Cigar Map and Territory…
Talking Cigars
Of Cigar Connoisseurs… Nicola Pileggi
Of Cigar Connoisseurs… Daniele Vallesi
X° Aniversario Encuentro Amigos De Partagas En Italia – 24-27 JUNE 2015

OUR VALUES IN ACTION

The Cigar Sense Manifesto
Our Top Cigars List?
Here Are The Top Things You Should Know…
Case Study Shows How Cigar Sense Helps Retailers Delight Customers

 

WEBINARS ON DEMAND

The Great Cigar Tasting – Webinar I (free) : Senses; Scents, Aromas, Tastes, Tactile (Palate) Perceptions; Aromas; Tastes; Developing the Nose

The Great Cigar Tasting – Webinar II (paid Members) : The Raw Cigar Appreciation; The Lit Cigar Appreciation; Combustion, Draw, Ashes, Nicotine Strength

 

QUIZZES

Quiz N. 1
Quiz N. 2
Quiz N. 3
Quiz N. 4

 

 

 

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