In the Mar/Apr 99 Cigar Aficionado


Orlando Hernandez



Up Front

Editors' Note
A $4 Cigar--Yours for $7

Letters
Out of the Humidor

Features

Hotels
The Boulders, Carefree, Arizona

The Regent Sydney, Sydney, Australia

Cover
El Duque's Excellent Adventure
How Cuba's ace pitcher escaped political oppression to become part of a great American success story.
Golf
Vine Drives: Golf in Wine Country

Gambling
The Gin Mill
America's Clubhouse Card Game Can Sometimes Get Very Serious
Cars
Marque of Excellence
Can Rolls-Royce, Britain's Name of Distinction, Weather Separation from Its Kid Brother, the Bentley, and Adoption by the Germans?
Style
Personal Best
A Slew of Custom Tailoring Choices Adds Up to One Thing: A Suit to Fit Each Individual
Smoking in Style
Jewelry Designer Barry Kieselstein-Cord is Far From a Household Name, Which is Just the Way He Likes It
Art
Art's Next Wave
Today's Artists are Creating Distinctive and Thought-Provoking Works, and Making a Name for Themselves in the Process
Hobbies
Green Gold
Long Savored Along the Mediterranean, Olive Oil is Adding Zest to America's Diet
Jewelry
The Silver Standard
How One Collector Found an "Affordable," but Still Shiny, Niche in Precious Metals
Drink
The New Italian Renaissance
Spurred by the Demise of a Feudal Farming System, a New Generation of Italian Winemakers Has Finally Realized Its Potential
Dining
Jean Luc Figueras, Barcelona

Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House, Denver

Cigars

Profile
Quick On The Draw
A cigar-smoking bird named Shoe and political caricatures have made Jeff MacNelly a newspaper favorite.
Industry
Growing Nicaragua
Despite Dictators, Revolution, War and, Last Fall, Hurricane Mitch, Tobacco Men in Nicaragua Keep Planting and Rolling
Q&A
An Interview With Pedro Martín
Pedro Martín, the founder and owner of Tropical Tobacco.
Culture
The Dictator and the Dentist



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