The antics of another members of his household may lead one to imagine John F. Kennedy’s vice of selection was alcohol, and there was apparently a minor scandal precipitated when his administration started serving extra drinks at official occasions than Dwight D. Eisenhower had (per The Washington Put up). However Kennedy himself was not a heavy drinker. He was, nonetheless, a day by day cigar smoker. Actually, he averaged about 4 or 5 a day, in accordance with the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum.
As to what sort of cigars Kennedy favored, the JFK Library named Petit Upmanns and Monticellos as his smokes of selection. However in a column printed in The Salt Lake Tribune, the president was stated to not have any specific model loyalty. As a substitute, he was stated to love “small cigars.” And in accordance with Cigar Aficionado, aides claimed Kennedy typically left his cigars unfinished — when in dialog, he would smoke solely briefly earlier than turning his consideration to the discuss at hand.