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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.

A Return to El Laguito
Monday, February 28, 2011

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 Trip To The Past With A Montecristo
Monday, April 14, 2014

Gregory Mottola

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

A Pressing Issue with Rocky Patel
Tuesday, April 15, 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.

Second Chance
Friday, April 18, 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.

Prime Pumpkin
Thursday, October 31, 2013

Andrew Nagy

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

New York City Beer Week
Friday, February 28, 2014

Archive of Past Blogs

James Suckling


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