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Cigar Aficionado at the 2014 IPCPR Trade Show

The International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers trade show is now underway in Las Vegas, Nevada. It is the main event for new cigar releases, but...more

Posted: July 21, 2014    By CA Staff

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Roberto Duran Expands with Two New Brands

After resurrecting Azan, a pre-Castro Cuban brand that was once owned by a Chinese immigrant, Roberto Duran is expanding with two new cigar lines,...more

Posted: July 17, 2014    By Andrew Nagy

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It’s a New World for A.J. Fernandez

A.J. Fernandez, blender of the highly praised San Lotano Oval, is adding to his portfolio a value-priced Nicaraguan puro that his father helped...more

Posted: July 15, 2014    By Andrew Nagy

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The Return of La Flor Dominicana Salomones

At least two years have passed since the last shipment of La Flor Dominicana Salomones, grand, curvy cigars made by hand at Tabacalera La Flor S.A....more

Posted: July 14, 2014    By David Savona

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An Operatic Cigar From Aging Room

There's a new production of Puccini's famous La Boheme, but it won't be playing in any opera house—it will be found in tobacconists. Boutique...more

Posted: July 10, 2014    By Gregory Mottola

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Noblesse—Limited Edition La Aroma de Cuba

For the first time in the brand's history, the Ashton-owned La Aroma de Cuba now has a limited-edition cigar. Dubbed the Noblesse, the new release...more

Posted: July 9, 2014    By Gregory Mottola

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Hirochi Robaina Blends Nicaraguan Cigar

Hirochi Robaina, best known for growing the tobacco used in some of the most famous Cuban cigar brands in the world, has collaborated on a cigar that...more

Posted: July 8, 2014    By Andrew Nagy

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Nat Sherman Cigar For Company CEO

The newest cigar from Nat Sherman is being named after its chief executive. The Joel Sherman 75th Celebration is a limited-edition Nat Sherman cigar...more

Posted: July 7, 2014    By David Savona

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Meerapfels Release New Brand with Cuban Tobacco

It's finally happened. The Meerapfel family has gone into their voluminous stores of Cuban tobacco and created La Estancia, a unique cigar brand for...more

Posted: July 3, 2014    By Gregory Mottola

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J.C. Newman Fighting To Stay In Tampa

Food and Drug Administration oversight of the United States cigar industry is threatening J.C. Newman Cigar Co., the last major producer of cigars in...more

Posted: July 2, 2014    By David Savona

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Symmetry Marks First New Ashton Brand in Nearly a Decade

It's been almost ten years since Aston Distributors Inc. has released a new cigar under the Ashton label, but this month attendees of the IPCPR trade...more

Posted: July 1, 2014    By Gregory Mottola

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Cigar Bar Bill Gains Momentum in New Jersey

A bill that would permit new cigar lounges to open in the state of New Jersey, and potentially create a legislative model for other states to follow,...more

Posted: June 30, 2014    By Andrew Nagy

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