In the Mar/April 2004 Cigar Aficionado


Andy Garcia

Pick up your latest issue of Cigar Aficionado, and meet Andy Garcia, a Cuban exile who made it from Havana to Hollywood. Also, read an interview with Major League manager Jack McKeon, the Irish fareways, a 99-point Montecristo No. 2, the new luxury Volkswagen, C.A.O.'s family, Davidoff chief Dr. Reto Cina and much, much more, on newsstands now.


Up Front

Editors' Note
What's Wrong With This Country?

Letters
Out of the Humidor

Good Life Guide

Electronics
Vontage Broadband Phone

Drink
E. Guigal La Landonne 1999

Sport
Sport: Nikon LaserCaddy

Cigars
Plasmacluster Air Purifier

Time
Girard-Perregaux Worldwide Time Control

Wheels
Bentley Continental GT

Places
Jumby Bay Resort

Fun
Vespa Granturismo

Style
Brace Yourself

Features

Cover
The Reluctant Star
Actor Andy Garcia chooses roles that rouse his passions and cement his reputation as one of Hollywood's most likable nonconformists.
Golf
Legends of the Green Isle
In northwest Ireland, the winds howl and the rains fall on some of the world's purest and most remote links golf courses
Gambling
Basketball Bedlam
For many hard-core college basketball fans, March Madness is a sure bet
Travel
Millionaire Hideaways
Three private-island owners talk about their unique seaside sanctuaries
Cars
Volkswagen's Luxe Affair
Volkswagen shed its “people’s car” image with luxury marques, and now debuts a fleet of high-priced rides from its core brand
Tech
Small Wonders
The PDA, smart phone, camera and MP3 player are pocket rockets that deliver a large charge
Style
Fashion: A Shirt Tale
How the dandy shirt stormed the menswear world
Fashion: Links to History
Vintage cuff links captivate collectors with romance and functionality
Collecting
Collecting: Fabergé Treasures
Sotheby's egg auction of the century gets preempted by a private bid that will return the entire Forbes Fabergé collection to Russia.

Cigars

Cuba Report
Cigar Diary: A Quiet Champion
Rick Meerapfel restored the reputation of Cameroon wrapper. He will be missed.
News
Montecristo Cup

Interview
The Change at C.A.O.
Now among the hottest of cigar brands, Nashville's C.A.O. began life as a pipe maker
Q&A
An Interview With Dr. Reto Cina
President and Chief Executive Officer, Oettinger/Davidoff Group

Other

Jack of Diamonds
After winning his first World Series last year, 73-year-old Jack McKeon looks forward to another season of success and cigars with the Marlins.


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