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Expanding The Band—Some Cigar Bands Get Larger

Cigar bands have long been very big on elegance but short on information. The traditional cigar band describes the name of the brand, perhaps the...more

Posted: October 28, 2013    By David Savona


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Edgar Hoill Now Shipping EH Cigars

Urban photographer Edgar Hoill has a new limited-edition smoke and it’s coming to market in edgy, hand-painted boxes. His new project, EH Cigars,...more

Posted: October 25, 2013    By Gregory Mottola


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Whiskey Glasses

We’re the first to admit that we’ve sampled and enjoyed whiskey in all kinds of vessels from cut crystal to Flintstone jelly jars, but in the...more

Posted: October 25, 2013    By Jack Bettridge


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Toraño Changes Packaging and Price on Reserva Selecta

For 14 years, Reserva Selecta was a part of the Toraño cigar portfolio. Today the cigar has been relaunched with a new look and a lower...more

Posted: October 24, 2013    By David Savona


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Viaje’s New Cigars Spook Retailers This Halloween

The Viaje Cigar Co. is celebrating this Halloween with two limited-edition cigar brands presented in festive, season-appropriate packaging-Skull &...more

Posted: October 23, 2013    By Gregory Mottola


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Cuban Montecristo Petit No. 2 Coming Soon

If you like Cuba's Montecristo No. 2 but are short on time, the new Montecristo Petit No. 2 might be the answer. Global distributor Habanos S.A....more

Posted: October 22, 2013   


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An Evening of Cigars and Whiskey

A crowd of excited, 20-something Gothamites took a detour from wine on Saturday night to retreat to the magnificent Highline Room and Terrace at The...more

Posted: October 21, 2013    By Andrew Nagy


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The Dalmore and Boulud Collaboration Whisky

It used to be you had to go to one of the Daniel Boulud restaurants in New York City or travel to Maison Boulud in Beijing to sample the world's...more

Posted: October 18, 2013    By Jack Bettridge


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Carrillo Shipping 2013 Edición Limitada Now

Ernesto Perez-Carrillo and the EPC Cigar Co. are winding down 2013 with one last cigar: the Edición Limitada 2013, which is shipping now. The...more

Posted: October 18, 2013    By G. Clay Whittaker


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Q & A with Kurt Kendall, Vintage Cigar Distributors

Kurt Kendall is one of the rare breed of retailers whose passion and palate led him to build his own cigar brand. The owner of Vintage Cigar...more

Posted: October 17, 2013    By G. Clay Whittaker


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Crawford Rose Quartz Ashtray

A nasty rumor is circulating through the cigar community that the day of smoking glamor is gone. Not so. To paraphrase Norma Desmond in Sunset...more

Posted: October 16, 2013    By G. Clay Whittaker


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Limited-Edition Cuatro Cinco From Joya de Nicaragua

To honor 45 years of cigar-rolling tradition, Joya de Nicaragua has announced Cuatro Cinco, a rare-for-the-company, limited-edition cigar that starts...more

Posted: October 15, 2013    By Andrew Nagy


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Judge Strikes Down New York State Park Smoking Ban

Smoking is now legal again in New York state's 178 public parks. Last Tuesday, state Supreme Court Justice George Ceresia ruled that the state...more

Posted: October 14, 2013    By Andrew Nagy


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New H. Upmann Connossieur A From Cuba

If you were at last month's Inter-tabac Fair in Dortmund, Germany, you may have had the opportunity to smoke the Cuban H. Upmann Connossieur A. It's...more

Posted: October 11, 2013    By Gregory Mottola


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Firestone Walker Wigs Out With Velvet Merkin

Most will smile when they hear the name Velvet Merkin, Firestone Walker Brewing's newest limited-edition beer, but cigar lovers should smirk knowing...more

Posted: October 11, 2013    By Andrew Nagy


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Cigars At Aureole

In the mid-1990s, it seemed that cigar dinners were everywhere. But changing laws have cut down severely on such events. On October 15, Aureole in...more

Posted: October 11, 2013    By David Savona


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A Trio of New Smokes From La Flor Dominicana

Most cigar companies save their big debuts for the International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers trade show each summer. La Flor Dominicana, though,...more

Posted: October 10, 2013    By David Savona


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New All-Nicaraguan Romeo y Julieta

For the first time ever, Altadis U.S.A. is releasing a version of it's famed Romeo y Julieta brand made entirely of Nicaraguan tobacco. The RyJ by...more

Posted: October 9, 2013    By G. Clay Whittaker


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Eiroa Moving Wynwood

The Wynwood Cigar Factory is moving. The small, colorful factory, which presently is located in the Wynwood Art District of Miami, will be folded...more

Posted: October 8, 2013    By David Savona


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Ashton Cigar Bar, Philadelphia

Philadelphia is one of my favorite cities in the world. I could not have said that even five years ago, but now Center City, the revitalized and...more

Posted: October 7, 2013    By Alejandro Benes


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