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It's Summertime and the Shrubbing is Easy

When the weather gets hot and the fruit is ripe, it's hard for some of us to see nature's sweet bounty and not think: How can I get this into a glass...more

Posted: July 19, 2013    By Jack Bettridge


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Azan: Vintage Cuban Brand Resurrected

While many of the storied Cuban brands are still in production, few will remember Azan, an old, privately owned Cuban brand started by a Chinese...more

Posted: July 18, 2013    By Gregory Mottola


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Lotus Black Label Flat Flame Lighters

While the cigar accessories market teems with scores of attractive, well-designed butane lighters, the flame options on them have been limited. Cigar...more

Posted: July 17, 2013    By Andrew Nagy


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Cigar Aficionado Live At IPCPR Trade Show

The International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers trade show, which is now underway in Las Vegas, Nevada, is the main event for new cigar releases,...more

Posted: July 16, 2013    By CA Staff


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Collecting the Debt

Missing payments for gambling loans can be just as painful on the books as it is off

Posted: July 16, 2013    By Michael Kaplan


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General Adds New Sizes to Partagas 1845

General Cigar Co. has added two new sizes to its Partagas 1845 brand-the Toro Grande and the Crystal. These two cigars mark the first extension to...more

Posted: July 15, 2013    By G. Clay Whittaker


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Alec Bradley Launches First Cigars Into Space

The phrase "cigar launch" took on a more literal meaning this morning when the Alec Bradley Cigar Company attached thirty of its new Mundial cigars...more

Posted: July 13, 2013    By Andrew Nagy


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Steve Saka Retires From Drew Estate

Steve Saka has retired from Drew Estate. Saka, who was hired as president of the Nicaraguan cigarmaker in July 2005 and named chief executive officer...more

Posted: July 12, 2013    By David Savona


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Macallan’s Latest Fine & Rare Finds New Outlet

Having troubles scouting examples of The Macallan Fine & Rare Collection? The hyper-aged, super-scarce single malts from Speyside that you pay for in...more

Posted: July 12, 2013    By Jack Bettridge


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Big Bolivar Regional Edition Coming To Europe

A large figurado bearing the Bolivar name will go on sale at the end of the year as a Regional Edition Cuban cigar for Belgium and Luxembourg. The...more

Posted: July 11, 2013    By David Savona


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Cigar Insider Names Liga Privada Hottest Brand In America

Liga Privada, the broadleaf wrapped, robust cigars made by Drew Estate in Nicaragua, was named Hottest Cigar Brand in the United States in...more

Posted: July 10, 2013    By CA Staff


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Altadis Releasing New Montecristo and Juan Lopez Blends

Continuing more than a year of reinvention for its iconic brands, Altadis U.S.A. is announcing two new blends to be featured next week at the...more

Posted: July 9, 2013    By G. Clay Whittaker


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EXCLUSIVE—Nat Sherman Adding New Sterling Cigar

Nat Sherman has announced the newest addition to it's growing premium cigar portfolio:...more

Posted: July 8, 2013    By Andrew Nagy


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Kelner—Davidoff's Tobacco Guru

The cigar legend behind Davidoff’s transition to the Dominican Republic talks about how the taste profile changed after the company left Cuba, and...more

Posted: July 5, 2013    By Gregory Mottola


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Dogged Pursuits

Taking a stand for hot dog culture

Posted: July 4, 2013    By Alejandro Benes


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Brizard & Co. Exotic Woods

How does an environmentally conscious cigar smoker reconcile the use of exotic woods on his accessories without feeling like a pillaging colonial?...more

Posted: July 3, 2013    By Gregory Mottola


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EXCLUSIVE: Alec Bradley Finally Completes Mundial

For nearly five years, Alec Bradley owner Alan Rubin has had a cigar brand on his mind called Mundial. The word, which means "global" in several...more

Posted: July 2, 2013    By David Savona


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Storm Touches Down in Connecticut Tobacco Country

A tornado struck the Connecticut River Valley on Monday afternoon, tearing the netting away from a Connecticut-shade tobacco field and flattening...more

Posted: July 1, 2013    By David Savona / Gregory Mottola


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Davidoff Group Sells Subsidiary

The Oettinger Davidoff Group, the Switzerland-based company that owns the Davidoff, Zino Platinum, Camacho and Avo cigar brands, announced that it...more

Posted: July 1, 2013    By Andrew Nagy


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Low Gap Whiskey’s French Connection

Whiskey is a waiting game, but sometimes good things come early. That was the case with the Low Gap Single Barrel No. 1, a craft distillate made in...more

Posted: June 28, 2013    By Jack Bettridge


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