If you're headed to the International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers trade show in New Orleans this weekend, General Cigar Co. will be giving a preview of its newest CAO cigar brands—CAO Pilón …
The new CAO Session line begins shipping to retailers next week, and unlike most CAO cigars, it’s made in the Dominican Republic, rather than Central America.
A fully stocked cigar shop humidor can be intimidating, even for the savviest of cigar smokers. The sheer amount of brands, bright packaging and creative vitolas can leave a customer paralyzed by …
Oliva Cigar Co., the maker of Cigar Aficionado’s 2014 Cigar of the Year, is in the midst of a major expansion of its Nicaraguan operations, where it makes all of its cigars.
Assitant editor David Clough visits the Tabacos Valle de Jalapa S.A. cigar factory in Estelí.
Executive editor David Savona reflects on his relationship with José Orlando Padrón, who passed away on December 5.
The all-Nicaraguan Montecristo Epic Craft Cured features a wrapper leaf grown in 2006.
CAO Zócalo is the first CAO cigar to contain Mexican tobacco.
Drew Estate is rolling out a new shipment of its Pappy Van Winkle cigars, a small-batch blend meant to be paired alongside the highly sought-after Bourbons and ryes. For the 2016 release of Pappy Van …
General Cigar's motorcycle-themed brand, CAO Steel Horse (an offshoot of its popular CAO Flathead line) is getting two smaller sizes this month.
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