Questionnaire Cigar Questionnaire The cigar business seems to be a close knit group. Businesses seem to be handed down from generation to generation. How did you get into the business?*Small boutique cigar manufacturers seem to be the hottest ticket in town. What makes them unique? Is it similar to a craft beer maker? Are they a mixed bag of quality vs. junk?If you are a new company how did you start? What inspired the new brand and what are you doing differently?How do you pick your tobacco?How about your wrapperWhat is different about the manufacturing process?Do you oversee manufacturing?What characteristics or flavors do you want people to taste in your cigars?Like wine how do the different climates and soil produce different characteristics in your tobacco?Besides your own what cigars do you smoke and what do you like about them?Obviously every novice cigar smoker in the US wants Cuban cigars. Is it the mystique or do they really make superior cigars. I’ve always found them to be rather harsh. I’ve heard that there is really no difference anymore. How would you respond to that question?Does anyone make a good flavored cigar or are they all just junk with flavoring.What is your favorite tobacco leaf and where is it grown.Is there any domestically grown tobacco that is as good as foreign tobacco? If not, why not?What is your favorite thing to drink while smoking your favorite cigar. I’m aiming at some kind of whiskey, scotch, tequila, craft beer etc.What do you love most about the cigar business?With so much negative press surrounding cigars and legislation to curb their use what have you done and what can our readers do to make sure their voices are heard?EmailThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.