SHAPES & SIZES
Cigars come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. Learning all the different terminology can seem confusing at first, but generally speaking, there are two families of cigar shapes: Straight-sided – These are also sometimes called Parejos. Like the English name implies, these are cigars with straight edges. Popular versions include Robustos, Toros, Churchills, Gordos, Coronas, Double Coronas, and Lonsdales. Figurados – These cigars have unusual shapes. Popular Figurados include Pyramids, Perfectos, Belicosos, and Torpedos. There are many type of shapes and sizes to take into account, so it’s important to branch out and experiment with different types to see which one suits your own palate. Overall, the most important thing to remember when choosing a cigar is to have fun and be open to new experiences.