The sense of cigars in the Arab Emirates


Jasim Ahmed conveys the sense that cigars assume in the Arab Emirates. Overall cigars are drivers of curiosity, creativity, innovation, culture and lifestyle. Education plays an important role, especially in today’s digital era where anybody can divulge disinformation extremely fast.

What makes sense when lighting a cigar? And what makes sense in the humidification debate? Are barrel aged cigars a breach of religious belief? Why is Cohiba the most sought after brand in the UAE?

Jasim Ahmed is Master of Habanos, cigar sommelier and style influencer. He works for the official distributor of Habanos in Abu Dhabi, UAE.


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