HOW TO SEASON A CIGAR HUMIDOR

After buying a cigar humidor, the first thing you should to do is take it home and season it. Never store your cigars in an unseasoned humidor. Wood is hygroscopic, which means it absorbs moisture. If you put cigars into a humidor before the wood has had a chance to absorb any moisture, it will absorb the moisture from your cigars and dry them out, ruining them. Seasoning a cigar humidor enables it to maintain the perfect balance of humidity needed to preserve the taste and flavor of your cigars. Before seasoning your humidor, you’ll need to calibrate your hygrometer. … Continue reading HOW TO SEASON A CIGAR HUMIDOR