The Dominican Dilemma A dearth of quality tobacco may limit the future for the island's cigars
Posted: December 1, 2003 By James Suckling
The death of Compay Segundo at 95 is a loss for the worlds of music and cigars.
Posted: October 1, 2003 By James Suckling
Some people may believe that it's too much of a good thing with this year's releases from Havana of limited-edition cigars and humidors. Coupled with...more
Posted: August 1, 2003 By James Suckling
Habanos S.A., Cuba's global cigar distribution company, struggles to keep fake cigars off the market, both in Cuba and around the world
Posted: June 1, 2003 By James Suckling
The world's most storied cigar producer is creating modern manufacturing sites for its premium hand-rolled products.
Posted: April 1, 2003 By James Suckling
New sizes and ideas add life to a prestigious Cuban brand.
Posted: February 1, 2003 By James Suckling
Cuba has created lots of excitement with its limited-edition cigars and humidors
Posted: December 1, 2002 By James Suckling
After years of struggling to meet demand for tobacco, growers and cigarmakers are again focusing on quality, not quantity
Posted: October 1, 2002 By James Suckling
After a trip to Nicaragua last year, one of the most able tobacco men I know told me that some of the best Cuban cigars are made outside of Cuba. Of...more
Posted: August 1, 2002
Are Cuba's cigar mavens finally shifting from quantity to quality?
Posted: June 1, 2002 By James Suckling
Less is more. Are the Cubans finally beginning to understand that is a good rule to follow in cigar making?
Posted: April 1, 2002 By James Suckling
Great Cigars Mean Great Taste Cigarmakers should be using tobacco that is full of flavor, not just...more
Posted: December 1, 2001