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

A Special Bale of Tobacco
Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Gregory Mottola

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

A 50-Year-Old Scotch From The Glenlivet
Tuesday, October 14, 2014

From The Lounge

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

Last Woman Standing
Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Gordon Mott

The senior contributing 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.

The Tale of Two Factories
Sunday, January 18, 2015

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 editor and webmaster explores the world of beer, from ingredients to brewers and the venues that serve.

A Night of Flor de Caña
Monday, October 27, 2014

Archive of Past Blogs

James Suckling


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