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Cigar Aficionado Reports From Cuba's 18th Annual Habanos Festival

Cigar Aficionado Reports From Cuba's 18th Annual Habanos Festival

Thousands of Cuban cigar lovers have gathered in Havana for the island's 18th annual Habanos Festival, and Cigar Aficionado is there, too, ready to report.

All this week, executive editor David Savona, senior contributing editor Gordon Mott and senior editor Gregory Mottola are sampling the latest in Cuban cigars, meeting with top officials from the Cuban cigar industry and immersing themselves in the culture of Havana.

Read all about their findings below and be sure to check back throughout the week.

Blogs and Reports

A Walking Tour Of El Laguito, By Gregory Mottola (March 10, 2016)

Habanos Festival Concludes, Raises 865,000 Euros For Cuban Health Care, By Gregory Mottola (March 7, 2016)

Cohiba's Night, By David Savona (March 7, 2016)

Twenty Years Of Cuba's Cuaba, By David Savona (March 4, 2016)

A Cuban Marriage, By Gordon Mott (March 3, 2016)

Out Of The Brick-Red Soil: A Visit To The Prieto Farm, By Gregory Mottola (March 3, 2016)

Habanos Festival: Havana Nights And The Price Of Cuban Cigars In Cuba, By Gregory Mottola (March 2, 2016)

Ten Things To Know About Cuba, By David Savona (March 2, 2016)

Anticipation, By Gordon Mott (March 1, 2016)

Habanos S.A. Announces Upcoming Cigar Releases For 2016, By Gregory Mottola (February 29, 2016)

Habanos Announces 4 Percent Growth in 2015, By Gordon Mott (February 29, 2016)

Back in Cuba, By David Savona (February 29, 2016)

Related Cuba News

President Obama To Visit Cuba In March (February 18, 2016)

U.S. And Cuba Setting Up New Air Travel Arrangement (February 16, 2016)

New Travel And Business Rules Issued For Trade With Cuba (January 28, 2016)

U.S.-Cuba Policy Changes Take Effect (January 15, 2015)



"Me 2 " —March 2, 2016 20:54 PM
"Enjoy your articles. Wish I was in Cuba with you fellows testing some of those cigars. Yes sirs,.........I'm jealous. " —March 2, 2016 16:29 PM
"A donkey d**k 60 gauge Cohiba? Very sad. I'd be surprised if decent Cohiba flavor can come through with that size. Monte Dante I'm looking forward to. Love the report Greg. Keep it up. I'm sure your piece has already been poached by bloggers." —March 1, 2016 17:53 PM