Cigar Insider

A digital-only publication from the editors of Cigar Aficionado magazine.

This twice-monthly digital-only newsletter gives you EXCLUSIVE cigar ratings that have not appeared anywhere else, fascinating interviews with cigar producers, information about new releases, and an insider perspective about cigar world happenings.

Subscribe Today!

Cigar Insider FAQ


  • How do I subscribe to Cigar Insider?

    Cigar Insider is an e-newsletter from the editors of Cigar Aficionado, published twice a month. Click here to subscribe.


  • I am registered with CigarAficionado.com, but I can't access the Cigar Insider.

    Cigar Insider newsletter is a separate subscription. You can click here to subscribe. You will receive an email notification when each issue (twice a month) is available.


  • I am not getting my email alerts telling me when the latest Cigar Insider is live.

    Make sure that we have your correct email address by updating your email preferences. If you are signed up and still not receiving the emails, it is likely that our email notifications are being blocked by your personal email settings, or by your email service provider through some sort of spam filter. Please try adjusting your email security settings and/or contact your email service provider to have them modify their security settings so that you can continue to receive the email notification (from email@outbound-email.cigaraficionado.com).


  • I received an email that Cigar Insider was available. I clicked the link and Adobe Acrobat doesn't launch. How do I view the document?

    Make sure that you have the Adobe Acrobat plug-in properly installed for your browser. If you aren't familiar with installing plug-ins for your browser, please visit Adobe's support page. If you continue to have problems, email us at caonline@mshanken.com.


  • How do I change my email address?

    You can manage your account and change your email address by going to our Customer Care page.


  • I would like to cancel my Cigar Insider subscription.

    You can cancel your account by calling 800-601-9463 or email ISOcustserv@cdsfulfillment.com. Your access to the site will expire at the end of the month. You will receive a credit on the unused portion of your service.