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After 100 Years, Jack Daniel’s Shows Its Age

After 100 Years, Jack Daniel’s Shows Its Age

The world’s top-selling American whiskey is marketing a bottle with an age statement: Jack Daniel’s 10 Year Old Tennessee Whiskey.

September 8, 2021
Perfect Pairings: Michter’s Bourbon And The Eye of the Shark

Perfect Pairings: Michter’s Bourbon And The Eye of the Shark

A 10-year-old Bourbon from and former Cigar of the Year pair superbly in this taste test.

August 31, 2021
Pairing Stone Sublimely Self-Righteous Black IPA with Cigars

Pairing Stone Sublimely Self-Righteous Black IPA with Cigars

A cult-classic beer brought back from the dead with two excellent cigars.

February 25, 2021
The Pairings: Rum Meets Cigars

The Pairings: Rum Meets Cigars

To demonstrate the many options for marrying rum and smoke, we picked two cigars with quite different body spectrums to pair with an array of fine rums.

August 14, 2020
Four Irish Whiskies to Pair With Your Next Cigar

Four Irish Whiskies to Pair With Your Next Cigar

The world of Irish whiskey has enjoyed a bit of a resurgence in recent years. We paired four standout whiskies from The Emerald Isle with a pair of outstanding smokes from our …

March 17, 2020
Bonding with Bourbon

Bonding with Bourbon

We pair 16 outstanding Bourbons with cigars to demonstrate the classic American whiskey's affinity for fine tobacco.

March 10, 2020

where to smoke

Ash Cigar Lounge, Los Angeles

Ash Cigar Lounge, Los Angeles

The Ash lounge is somewhat of a “professional business incubator” with cigars on the side.

August 19, 2021
Bo’s Cigar Lounge, Torrance, California

Bo’s Cigar Lounge, Torrance, California

Bo’s once again resembles what we all cherish: a place to go, relax and enjoy a fine smoke.

August 3, 2021
Key West—America’s Original Cigar City

Key West—America’s Original Cigar City

Florida’s tropical paradise is a cigar lover’s playground.

June 2, 2021
Multi-Tiered Studio Cigar Lounge Opens in Atlanta Area

Multi-Tiered Studio Cigar Lounge Opens in Atlanta Area

Atlanta has a new spot to smoke.

March 8, 2021
Merchants Cigar Bar Reopens In New York City After Four-Year Hiatus

Merchants Cigar Bar Reopens In New York City After Four-Year Hiatus

Merchants Cigar Bar in Manhattan reopened on Wednesday, December 2 after a four-year shutdown. The cigar-friendly bar, which had been closed since December 2016, is new and …

December 7, 2020
Review: End of the Trail Wine Bar, Big Cedar Lodge, Ridgedale, MO

Review: End of the Trail Wine Bar, Big Cedar Lodge, Ridgedale, MO

Known as “America’s Premier Wilderness Resort,” Big Cedar features just about every imaginable outdoor activity, including panoramic sanctuaries to smoke.

October 16, 2020

cigar gear

Fuente Goes Green For Opus 25

Fuente Goes Green For Opus 25

The Opus 25 collection celebrates 25 years of Fuente Fuente OpusX.

August 2, 2021
Fuente The OpusX Society Launching

Fuente The OpusX Society Launching

A line of high-end cigar and lifestyle accessories designed by Manny Iriarte.

June 29, 2021
RabbitAir A3 Air Purifier

RabbitAir A3 Air Purifier

The new RabbitAir A3 is at the top of its class.

June 15, 2021
Montecristo B.R.M. Humidor Holds Unique Cigars and Custom Timepiece

Montecristo B.R.M. Humidor Holds Unique Cigars and Custom Timepiece

A striking, limited-edition package.

May 6, 2021
S.T. Dupont Megajet

S.T. Dupont Megajet

When a bit of spiff is required, S.T. Dupont has a new lighter that fits the bill.

April 23, 2021
Winston Churchill Humidor Sells for Six Figures

Winston Churchill Humidor Sells for Six Figures

The auction hit high for Britain's famed commander.

March 19, 2021

Connoisseur's Corner

Bolivar Coronas Extra
Cuba has many forgotten sizes in its vast portfolio of brands, among them this glorious Bolivar. Just shy of six inches long, it’s a slim, elegant size with a 44 ring gauge. This version, taken from a cabinet of 50, is wonderfully nutty and earthy, the flavors building ever so slowly as it burns. It takes on an almond cookie note with just a wisp of leather, and a cigar that begins with a medium body morphs into …

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