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2017 Big Smoke Las Vegas: Photo Gallery

2017 Big Smoke Las Vegas: Photo Gallery

Great moments from the Big Smoke Las Vegas evening parties and daytime seminars

November 27, 2017
2017 Big Smoke Las Vegas: Top-Notch Scotch

2017 Big Smoke Las Vegas: Top-Notch Scotch

If you were to ask the average cigar enthusiast what Scotch they prefer with a cigar, more often than not, the answer would be one of the many single-malt varieties that exist. …

November 22, 2017
The Big Smoke Las Vegas

The Big Smoke Las Vegas

As I stood before the crowd on Saturday morning , I almost couldn’t believe the words I was saying: “Welcome to 22nd annual Big Smoke Las Vegas Weekend.” It’s hard to imagine …

November 22, 2017
2017 Big Smoke Las Vegas: Roll Your Own Montecristo

2017 Big Smoke Las Vegas: Roll Your Own Montecristo

Is it possible to learn how to roll a cigar in an hour? The Roll Your Own seminar at Cigar Aficionado’s Big Smoke Las Vegas proves the answer is yes—but don’t expect the finished …

November 22, 2017
2017 Big Smoke Las Vegas: Dining With Drew Estate

2017 Big Smoke Las Vegas: Dining With Drew Estate

At a Big Smoke Lunch hosted by Drew Estate, guests were handed a pack of rare and unreleased cigars, a bounty for collectors and fans who enjoy lighting up hard-to-find smokes.

November 21, 2017
2017 Big Smoke Las Vegas: 25 Years, A Retrospective

2017 Big Smoke Las Vegas: 25 Years, A Retrospective

To coincide with Cigar Aficionado's 25th anniversary, a Big Smoke panel featuring John Oliva Jr. of Oliva Tobacco Co., Ernesto Perez-Carrillo of EPC Cigar Co., and Craig Cass, …

November 21, 2017
2017 Big Smoke Las Vegas: How to Spot a Fake Cuban Cigar

2017 Big Smoke Las Vegas: How to Spot a Fake Cuban Cigar

Senior contributing editor Gordon Mott and senior editor Greg Mottola took to the stage at the Big Smoke to host their seminar, How to Spot a Fake Cuban Cigar.

November 21, 2017
2017 Big Smoke Las Vegas: Made in Miami

2017 Big Smoke Las Vegas: Made in Miami

The Big Smoke's Made in Miami seminar featured three cigarmakers who still produce cigars in the city: Pete Johnson, of Tatuaje; Bill Paley, of La Palina; and Paul Palmer, of Casa …

November 21, 2017
2017 Big Smoke Las Vegas: 2016 Top Cigars Tasting

2017 Big Smoke Las Vegas: 2016 Top Cigars Tasting

Tasting the La Flor Dominicana Andalusian Bull, the Rocky Patel Sun Grown Maduro Robusto, and the E.P. Carrillo Selección Oscuro

November 21, 2017