On the second Thursday of every month, something extraordinary happens in Los Angeles: Pedestrians take over. Well, they take over a large section of...more
Posted: December 27, 2010 By Alejandro Benes
Cigar Aficionado's guide to enjoying cigars in baseball's postseason.
Posted: October 5, 2010 By Alejandro Benes
Posted: October 1, 2010 By Alejandro Benes
Giorgio Milos, the master barista at illy, perhaps the world's preeminent producer of espresso, discusses the state of espresso in the United...more
Posted: September 28, 2010 By Alejandro Benes
Herzog Wine Cellars, where cigar smoking is strictly kosher.
Posted: August 30, 2010 By Alejandro Benes
"I miss my cigar smokers," Kim Owens, regional manager of Del Frisco's Double Eagle, said plaintively a couple of weeks ago in responding to why the...more
Posted: April 29, 2010 By Alejandro Benes
I don't really know how I missed the fact that there was a bar in the affluent Cleveland Park neighborhood of Washington, D.C., that allowed cigar...more
Posted: April 21, 2010 By Alejandro Benes
As expected, the city council of Los Angeles voted unanimously on Tuesday to ban smoking on restaurant outdoor patios. California law already bars...more
Posted: January 21, 2010 By Alejandro Benes
We revisit the most popular cigar-friendly spot in the nation's captial.
Posted: January 13, 2010 By Alejandro Benes
The long 2009 baseball regular season is done. What the heck happened to the Mets? The number of injuries to key personnel made New York's Queens...more
Posted: October 5, 2009 By Alejandro Benes