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Marvin R. Shanken

The editor and publisher of Cigar Aficionado magazine makes occasional appearances to blog about cigars, golf and the pursuit of the good life.

Speak Up
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

David Savona

Our senior editor and webmaster gets his boots dirty in the tobacco fields of Central America and the Caribbean for an inside look at the cigar industry.

A Conversation With Ken Burns
Thursday, September 11, 2014

Gregory Mottola

From tobacco country to tobacconist, our associate editor traverses the cigar-smoking landscape, connecting with retailers, manufacturers and smokers.

My Day with Jonathan Drew
Thursday, August 14, 2014

From The Lounge

A blog from our contributing editors and others covering topics that are typically discussed in a cigar lounge.

March Sadness
Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Gordon Mott

The executive editor of Cigar Aficionado shares his expertise and views on cigar ratings, fine dining, the good life and the occasional trip to the golf course.

Where to Smoke
Thursday, July 10, 2014

Jack Bettridge

Spirits and cigars are the burning passion of this senior features editor, a Kentucky colonel who blogs about the encroachment of the nanny state.

What Day Is It?
Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Andrew Nagy

Our associate manager explores the world of beer, from ingredients to brewers and the venues that serve.

Beer Fest in the Capitol's Shadow
Thursday, July 3, 2014

Archive of Past Blogs

James Suckling


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