In the May/June 2016 Cigar Aficionado
Hip-hop-artist-turned-entrepreneur Sean Combs has created a multifaceted business empire, but it is about more than just the Benjamins. Read all about Combs’ success in June’s Cigar Aficionado. Plus, find out how PGA star Rickie Fowler added $1 million to the efforts of the Els for Autism Foundation with an unforgettable hole-in-one, go inside the new trend of luxury movie theaters, discover the novels of cigar-smoking author Ronald Balson, and celebrate the 90th birthday of cigar legend José Orlando Padrón. Plus, 80 cigars rated in six sizes: Churchill, corona, corona gorda, figurado, miscellaneous and robusto. On newsstands now.
Up FrontEditors' Note
A Visit To Cuba
Out of the Humidor
Good Life GuideElectronics
The spectacular age of OLED TV.
Vodka by the grain (or grape).
Wilson C200 clubs go the distance.
On the go with compact humidors.
Watches are the new black.
Acura NSX zooms back to life.
Cashing in on coins.
Cordevalle: a resort with a clubby feel.
Well shod with monk-strap shoes.
Beyond Puff DaddyHip-hop-artist-turned-entrepreneur Sean Combs has created a multifaceted business empire, but it is about more than just the Benjamins.
Els For AutismWith one swing of the club Rickie Fowler added $1 million to the efforts of the Els for Autism Foundation at its annual Pro-Am golf tournament, sponsored by Cigar Aficionado.
Fowler Makes His MoveSince his victory in The Players Championship, Rickie Fowler’s previously untapped potential is being realized.
Poker’s Next PlayWhile the heady days of tournament and web poker may have faded, the classic card game still looks for resurrection.
Magic At The MoviesNew heights in luxury theaters, with reclining seats and classic cocktails, are changing the meaning of “dinner and a movie.”
Connoisseur's CornerWe smoked a Punch Punch that’s been sitting in a 50-count cedar cabinet for 25 years. At 98 points, it’s evolved into a near-perfect, classic smoke.
From The Law To LiteratureRonald Balson successfully segued from litigator to best-selling author and found that the two careers often share common skills.
Festival Del HabanoCohiba, Cuba’s most cherished brand, celebrated its 50th anniversary and took center stage at the 18th Festival del Habano.
José Orlando PadrónAs the founder of the illustrious Padrón cigar legacy reaches 90 years old, he reflects on a career spent in tobacco.
Of Tobacco And MoustachesAt the Dominican Republic’s annual cigar industry celebration, guests got to learn of tobacco and witness a rare face shaving.
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