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Pairing Laphroaig 16 With Cuban Cigars

Pairing Laphroaig 16 With Cuban Cigars

A Hoyo Epicure No. 2 and a Cohiba Siglo V go head-to-head with Laphroaig's new expression.

December 6, 2019
Cigar Pairing: Ommegang’s For The Throne Is Also For Your Cigar

Cigar Pairing: Ommegang’s For The Throne Is Also For Your Cigar

Just in time for Sunday’s season eight premiere, Ommegang and HBO have launched For The Throne, their newest “Game of Thrones”-inspired beer.

April 12, 2019
Craigellachie’s Clever 33-Year-Old Scotch Commands A High Price

Craigellachie’s Clever 33-Year-Old Scotch Commands A High Price

How can a Scotch brand that’s only been around for six years suddenly offer a 33-year-old single malt with a $3,000 price tag?

April 5, 2019
Cigar Pairing: Dogfish Head The Perfect Disguise

Cigar Pairing: Dogfish Head The Perfect Disguise

Is it a Kölsch-style beer, or a Double IPA? This is the question Dogfish Head wants its fans to ponder while drinking its newest concoction, The Perfect Disguise.

March 4, 2019
Cigar Pairing: Samuel Adams Spruce Tip Lager

Cigar Pairing: Samuel Adams Spruce Tip Lager

Part of the new Samuel Adams fall variety pack, Spruce Lager is an easy-drinking beer with a slightly tart and piney flavor profile that’s just robust enough to pair with a mild- …

October 19, 2018
Blend Ambition

Blend Ambition

The Scotch whisky that conquered the world—but lost its groove—is resurgent.

August 27, 2018

where to smoke

Review: Agua Caliente, Rancho Mirage, California

Review: Agua Caliente, Rancho Mirage, California

A cigar oasis in the desert.

February 19, 2020
Review: Cigar Point, Mexico City, Mexico

Review: Cigar Point, Mexico City, Mexico

Located in Mexico City’s Roma neighborhood, Cigar Point offers both indoor and outdoor smoking areas and more than 300 spirits at the bar.

January 28, 2020
Barclay-Rex Celebrating 110 Years in Business

Barclay-Rex Celebrating 110 Years in Business

Barclay-Rex is now celebrating its 110th anniversary in business, making it the oldest operating cigar shop in New York City.

January 22, 2020
Burn By Rocky Patel Comes to Indianapolis

Burn By Rocky Patel Comes to Indianapolis

Rocky Patel has opened his fifth Burn cigar bar and lounge, this time in the state capital of Indiana.

January 9, 2020
Review: The King Cigar Lounge, Los Angeles, California

Review: The King Cigar Lounge, Los Angeles, California

There’s always been plenty of demand, but downtown Los Angeles has generally fallen short of providing cigar smokers a place to go after a Kings, Lakers or Clippers game. Now, the …

January 8, 2020
Boston Cigar Shop Turns 150

Boston Cigar Shop Turns 150

L.J. Peretti Co. is now 150 years old. Located in Boston, Massachusetts, it's one of the oldest cigar shops in the United States.

January 3, 2020

cigar gear

Review: Cigarzona Spartacus Ashtray

Review: Cigarzona Spartacus Ashtray

Cigarzona’s line of Spartacus ashtrays are hewn from Brazilian Oak and covered in a heat-proof coating.

February 7, 2020
Ten Cigar Accessories When Price is No Object

Ten Cigar Accessories When Price is No Object

We’ve compiled a list of high-end gear that will help you enjoy your smokes in serious style. But fair warning: this elite class of toys won’t come cheap.

January 31, 2020
NewAir CC-300H Humidor

NewAir CC-300H Humidor

A humidor that keeps its cool.

January 23, 2020
Dunhill Unique Turbo Lighters

Dunhill Unique Turbo Lighters

Dunhill carries a torch for a retro lighter.

October 24, 2019
Fuente Fuente OpusX 25th Anniversary Accessories Coming Soon

Fuente Fuente OpusX 25th Anniversary Accessories Coming Soon

The famous Fuente Fuente OpusX brand turns 25 years old next year, and to jump start the celebration maker Arturo Fuente Cigars has teamed up with S.T. Dupont to create a line of …

October 3, 2019
Three-Finger Cigar Cases

Three-Finger Cigar Cases

The case for the three-finger case.

September 6, 2019

Connoisseur's Corner

Hoyo de Monterrey Exclusivo
This big cigar comes from an intriguing box of 50: half of the cigars are traditional, box-pressed Hoyo Double Coronas, while the other half are Exclusivos, the same size as the Double Corona but presented in the round, and with a different band. The Exclusivos are flavorful from puff No. 1, redolent of coffee bean and truffles. There’s just a touch of copper in there, and plenty of sweet spice on the finish, which …

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