With a backdrop of writhing dancers and fierce drumbeats, the Cuban cigar industry held its annual celebration, the Habanos Festival. We relate the festivities as well as the best of the new smokes that debuted.
During the last 20 years, Cuba’s cigars have both dominated and been dominated in Cigar Aficionado’s tastings by the rest of the cigar world, but in 2011, they reached new heights
Posted: April 1, 2012 By Gordon Mott
Our editors are in Cuba to cover the 14th annual Festival del Habano, or Habanos Festival, where they will sample the latest in Cuban cigars, meet...more
Posted: March 5, 2012 By CA Staff
Limited and Regional Editions are expanding the global portfolio of Habanos S.A.
Posted: February 1, 2012 By Gordon Mott
Hirochi Robaina, grandson of the late Alejandro Robaina, is a young Cuban farmer on a mission
Posted: December 1, 2011 By David Savona
Smoking a Cuban can be great, but lighting up a fake is the pits.
Posted: October 1, 2011 By David Savona
After a career that began in the Habanos S.A. warehouses, Jorge Luís Fernández Maique has risen to share the copresidency of the joint Spanish-Cuban cigar company
Posted: August 1, 2011 By Gordon Mott
The Thirteenth Habanos Festival Featured the Debut of Several New Cigars
Posted: June 1, 2011 By David Savona
Next week, executive editor Gordon Mott and senior editor David Savona return to the home of Cuban cigars. The duo will be reporting on the latest...more
Posted: May 9, 2011 By CA Staff
Three top executives of Cuba's cigar company discuss the status of their primary asset: Cuba's global brands
Posted: April 1, 2011 By Gordon Mott
Our staff is in Cuba to cover the 13th annual Festival del Habano, or Habanos Festival, where they will sample the latest in Cuban cigars, meet with...more
Posted: February 23, 2011 By CA Staff
Far to the west on the island of Cuba lies the province of Pinar del Río, and within that area is a special spot known as the Vuelta Abajo....more
Posted: January 18, 2011 By CA Staff