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A Talk With Rob Fox On His Vintage Auction Venture

A Talk With Rob Fox On His Vintage Auction Venture

Few men know the world of vintage smokes better than Robert Fox. The collectible cigar connoisseur and retailer became an auctioneer this year with his online cigar auction, Bond Roberts.

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A Talk With Rob Fox On His Vintage Auction Venture

A Talk With Rob Fox On His Vintage Auction Venture

Few men know the world of vintage smokes better than Robert Fox. The collectible cigar connoisseur and retailer became an auctioneer this year with his online cigar auction, Bond …

July 14, 2020
A Candid Conversation with Nirka Reyes

A Candid Conversation with Nirka Reyes

The product of a six-generation tobacco saga, the young president of De Los Reyes returned to lead the family cigar business out of mail-order oblivion with a quality-not-quantity …

September 6, 2019
Q&A: Eduardo Fernández, Aganorsa Leaf

Q&A: Eduardo Fernández, Aganorsa Leaf

Eduardo Fernández is a major player in Nicaragua’s cigar industry. His agricultural operation, Aganorsa, makes him one of the largest growers of premium cigar tobacco in all of …

August 6, 2019
Q&A: Carson Serino, Serino Cigar Co.

Q&A: Carson Serino, Serino Cigar Co.

Carson Serino is the vice president of Serino Cigar Co., a company headed by his father Anthony Philip Serino. The father-and-son team launched Serino Cigar Co. in 2016, after …

April 9, 2019
Q&A: Indiana Ortez, Agrotabacos

Q&A: Indiana Ortez, Agrotabacos

Indiana Ortez is a young Nicaraguan cigarmaker with a passion for social media marketing.

February 5, 2019
Q&A: Tony Gomez, La Flor Dominicana Cigars

Q&A: Tony Gomez, La Flor Dominicana Cigars

We sit down with Antonio “Tony” Gomez, who now works with his father, Litto, helping to bring innovation to the La Flor Dominicana brand while maintaining his father’s meticulous …

January 22, 2019

the good life

Complete Michael Jordan Video Interview to Debut July 30 at 7 p.m.

Complete Michael Jordan Video Interview to Debut July 30 at 7 p.m.

On Thursday, July 30 at 7 p.m., we will be posting on CigarAficionado.com a special, uncut version of Jordan’s 2017 interview with Cigar Aficionado editor and publisher Marvin R. …

July 23, 2020
Countdown to Ecstasy

Countdown to Ecstasy

At the 2019 Big Smoke Las Vegas last November, Doug Halcomb and his Cigar Raiders crew were on a mission to smoke the Top 25 Cigars of 2018. "It wasn't that hard," says Halcomb.

July 10, 2020
The Most Luxurious Golf Course in Las Vegas

The Most Luxurious Golf Course in Las Vegas

When it comes to the most luxurious round of golf in Vegas, it is undoubtedly the relatively new Summit Golf Club, a very private and over-the-top residential community in …

June 19, 2020
Cigar Aficionado’s 2020 Father’s Day Gift Guide

Cigar Aficionado’s 2020 Father’s Day Gift Guide

Buying dad the perfect gift for Father’s Day is a breeze if you know what he wants. To help shop for the dad in your life (or to get something for yourself) we’ve compiled a list …

June 9, 2020
A Cigar-Lover Gets Creative During the Time of Covid

A Cigar-Lover Gets Creative During the Time of Covid

People have used their newly found downtime to learn new skills or improve on existing hobbies. For Richard Durham, it means crafting his cigar boxes into furniture, per request …

June 5, 2020
The Last Dance Review: The Final Episodes

The Last Dance Review: The Final Episodes

We all knew how this story would end, but no matter how well we thought we knew this team, surprises abounded revolving around the "Flu Game," Steve Kerr's past and more.

May 18, 2020

inside cuba

Inside Cuba's New Cigar Box Factory

Inside Cuba's New Cigar Box Factory

Habanos S.A. unveils a state-of-the-art box factory that highlights solar panels, improved production and an eye toward worker safety.

March 10, 2020
When the Mob Ruled Havana

When the Mob Ruled Havana

Before Castro, Cuba was a playground for America, where mobsters like Meyer Lanksy partnered with a vice-friendly government to provide gambling and other diversions.

July 8, 2019
Habanos Day

Habanos Day

Education is the theme, but love of tobacco and rum is the draw, when Habanos S.A. takes its show on the road to teach the world about Cuba’s best-known exports.

May 7, 2019
Hefty Havanas: Cuban Cigars Are Getting Thicker...And More Popular

Hefty Havanas: Cuban Cigars Are Getting Thicker...And More Popular

Two decades ago, a Cuban cigar thicker than 50-ring-gauge was an anomaly. Today, hefty new Havanas are everywhere.

January 17, 2019
Cuba’s Best Cigar Tobacco Farms

Cuba’s Best Cigar Tobacco Farms

Five small farms in Western Cuba grow some of the finest cigar tobacco leaves in the entire world.

October 26, 2018
Cuba’s Cigar Sommeliers

Cuba’s Cigar Sommeliers

These trained cigar waiters recommend a brand, cut and light your cigar, then pick the perfect beverage to accompany your smoke.

August 27, 2018

celebrities

Michael Jordan Stars In “The Last Dance”

Michael Jordan Stars In “The Last Dance”

Michael Jordan's documentary “The Last Dance,” which follows Jordan and his Chicago Bulls during their 1997-98 championship season, debuts tonight on ESPN.

April 19, 2020
Cigars In The Irishman

Cigars In The Irishman

Several characters enjoy fine tobacco throughout The Irishman, which has been nominated for 10 Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Director.

January 24, 2020
Nick Jonas Cover Scores More Than 1 Million Likes in First 24 Hours

Nick Jonas Cover Scores More Than 1 Million Likes in First 24 Hours

The first post went up just before 11 a.m. on Monday. The second post, a little after lunch. Less than 24 hours later they had combined for well over 1 million likes on Instagram.

September 10, 2019
Tiger Is Back

Tiger Is Back

After a 14-year title drought, which has been plagued with injuries that crimped a once-astonishing career, Tiger Woods found his form to win a fifth Masters.

July 8, 2019
The Veteran

The Veteran

Kurt Russell—“Hollywood’s best kept secret”—has been delivering spot-on performances in a career that has spanned almost six decades and a variety of acting genres.

July 8, 2019
Roles of a Lifetime

Roles of a Lifetime

There is seemingly no role Paul Giamatti can’t tackle, and now he returns to TV as the complicated lawman Chuck Rhoades Jr. in Showtime’s “Billions.”

May 7, 2019