New Romeo y Julieta, Cohiba Reserva, Partagás Maduro, Hoyo de Monterrey extension and special Edición Limitadas headline this year’s Cuban line-up
Box-pressing originated in Cuba and is still practiced there, but many non-Cuban brands have adopted the technique.
Cigar sales—both handmade and machine-made—were down in 2017 at Scandinavian Tobacco Group, the parent of General Cigar Co., maker of Macanudo, La Gloria Cubana and a host of other cigars.
The rest of Cuba’s 2017 Edición Limitada cigars are finally making it to global markets, albeit slowly.
The 19 members of Cigar Aficionado’s exclusive Hall of Fame may come from varying backgrounds, but all of them share two traits that success is built upon: passion and drive.
Habanos S.A., the worldwide distributor for Cuban cigars, offers premium smokes with vintage-specific tobaccos classified as Reservas and Gran Reservas.
Tabacalera USA has appointed Luis Miguel Torres as the new head of Casa De Montecristo Inc., a subdivision of the company in charge of operating its branded retail stores and lounges.
The Festival del Habanos will celebrate its 20th year with a Cohiba Robusto Reserva Cosecha 2014, new releases of Partagás Linea Maduro, gala dinners and live entertainment.
The live auction closing the Friday night gala dinner at the Festival del Habanos raised 1.485 million euros ($1.8 million) for Cuba’s public health system.
Casa Amate restaurant at the Hyatt Andaz Mayakoba Resort Riviera Maya, Mexico, offers fine dining, cocktails and Cuban cigars with a fantastic view.
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