Restore your cigars back to their original quality by using one of these methods.
You will need
- Damp or humid location
- 2 plastic bags
- Damp sponge
- Damp towel
- Cellar or basement (optional)
Step 1 Expose to humidity Expose the cigar to humidity or a damp place for a week, rotating them every couple days.
A cellar or basement is a good location.
Step 2 Complete the process Complete the process by placing them in a humidor at 70 percent humidity, rotating them a quarter turn every two to three days.
Step 3 Make holes in a plastic bag Make holes in a plastic bag and insert your cigar; then seal the bag.
Step 4 Insert into another bag Insert the bag into another plastic bag with a damp sponge and seal the outer bag. Rotate the cigar every couple days until it is restored.
Step 5 Restore in a towel Restore a cigar by wrapping the cigar box in a damp towel for two weeks.
Step 6 Invest in a quality humidor Remember to take the cellophane off the cigar when you are restoring it. Invest in a quality humidor to keep your cigars fresh.
Did You Know:
Some cigars have the tobacco equivalent of one pack of cigarettes.