Revised and updated, this edition of "Cigars" is an informative history and includes a buyer's guide and tasting notes on the one hundred finest cigars in the world. The first book in this two-volume boxed set details the history and traditions of the cigar, from tobacco harvesting to the significance of the cigar ring and how to detect a counterfeit cigar, followed by a practical buyers guide listing shops, clubs, websites, and useful addresses. The second book takes the reader on a tasting tour of one hundred individual cigars, exploring the sensual elements that make a truly superb cigar. Each cigar is presented in a concise table, graded on a scale of ten based on criteria such as flavor, aroma, and combustion quality, and accompanied by a lifesize photograph of the featured cigar.
Number Of Pages: 192
Published: 17th March 2009
Dimensions (cm): 21.0 x 21.0 x 3.5
Weight (kg): 0.3