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Comparing Sun and Shade Grown Tobacco

December 27, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Recreation & Sports

There are two different ways to produce tobacco wrappers, which are made from a certain type of tobacco leaves. Each of the cigars in your humidor either has either shade grown or sun grown tobacco as a wrapper. What is the difference between the two? Does it matter how the tobacco is grown? Actually, it does, and whether or not the tobacco is grown in the shade or the sun affects many different things about the cigar wrappers. Here is the difference between sun grown and shade grown tobacco. Take a look in your humidor. Soon, you will be able to see the difference for yourself.