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Cigar Pairing: Ardbeg Dark Cove Committee Edition

Cigar Pairing: Ardbeg Dark Cove Committee Edition

Last year, Ardbeg's introduction of Perpetuum celebrated its bright future on the occasion of the Islay malt's 200th anniversary. This year the distiller peers into a dark past …

April 8, 2016
Common Bonds: 16 Cigar And Bourbon Pairings

Common Bonds: 16 Cigar And Bourbon Pairings

One of the strongest bonds in the spirits world defines the magic that happens when straight Bourbon meets a curling waft of cigar smoke. We paired two excellent cigars—a toasty, …

March 25, 2016
Cigar Pairing: Yamazaki Sherry Cask 2016 Edition

Cigar Pairing: Yamazaki Sherry Cask 2016 Edition

After an enthusiastically hailed debut of the Yamazaki Sherry Cask of 2013, which raised the stature of Japanese whisky worldwide, the House of Suntory is following up with the …

March 18, 2016
Cigar Pairing: Teeling Irish Whiskey

Cigar Pairing: Teeling Irish Whiskey

With a wealth of new American and Scotch whisk(e)ys continually joining the market, it is easy to overlook Ireland, which claims the Emerald Isle coined the category. Cigar …

March 11, 2016
Cigar Pairing: Barton 1792 Single Barrel Bourbon

Cigar Pairing: Barton 1792 Single Barrel Bourbon

The third in a series of limited-edition Bourbons from Barton 1792 Distillery is now hitting stores. The newest release is a single-barrel whiskey and joins the brand's Sweet …

March 4, 2016
Cigar Pairing: Michter's 10 Year Old Rye

Cigar Pairing: Michter's 10 Year Old Rye

If your local liquor store's been short on Michter's 10 Year Old Rye lately, you can blame that on Willie "Dr. No" Pratt, the brand's master distiller, who held up any new …

February 26, 2016
Cigar Pairing: Tullamore D.E.W. 15 Year Old Trilogy

Cigar Pairing: Tullamore D.E.W. 15 Year Old Trilogy

In time for next month's St. Patrick's Day, Tullamore D.E.W. is debuting its oldest whiskey to date with a 15-year-old that also displays a numerological aspect with the repeated …

February 12, 2016
Cigar Pairing: Hochstadter’s Vatted Straight Rye Whiskey

Cigar Pairing: Hochstadter’s Vatted Straight Rye Whiskey

Vatted whiskey, a term that seemed to have breathed its last in Scotland some eight years ago, has been revived on these shores. But this time it comes as a rye, not a Scotch. …

January 29, 2016
Cigar Pairing: Glenmorangie Milsean Single-Malt Scotch

Cigar Pairing: Glenmorangie Milsean Single-Malt Scotch

Yesterday marked the global release of Glenmorangie's seventh installment in its Private Edition range, and it came with a sweet twist worthy of the approaching Valentine's Day.

January 22, 2016