Cigar News

Cuba’s Price Increase in Domestic Cigars

Cuba is going through rough times. Recently the price of petrol went up by 500% overnight, sugar is almost impossible to find on the island that was renowned for its...

Published April 2024

Habanos Launches Innovative Vintage Program with Trinidad 55th Anniversary Humidor

A stunning display of luxury, the Trinidad 55th Anniversary humidor made its debut at this year’s Habanos Festival, captivating attendees with its allure. Housing 55 meticulously aged Trinidad Fundadores, this...

Published April 2024

Altadis USA’s Kentucky Derby Press Release

Altadis U.S.A., makers of the finest premium cigars, are proud to announce the launch of Romeo y Julieta 1875 ‘Run for the Roses®,’ a limited-edition premium cigar that pays tribute...

Published April 2024

Cavalier Genève Cigars Releases “The Green Jacket”: New Annual Project for the Vault Honoring the Masters

Cavalier Genève Cigars has created an exclusive limited run blend for the team at The Vault, an Idaho cigar retailer with several locations. The project is called “The Green Jacket”...

Published April 2024

Davidoff Introduces the Monolith Humidor: Crafted from Nature, Crafted for Aficionados

Davidoff Cigars is proud to present its new Monolith Humidor, which is the brand’s first humidor carved from a single piece of stone. Made of Moca Cream limestone, the Monolith...

Published April 2024

‘League of Fat Bastards’ Announce Structural Shake Up

League of Fat Bastards, a new cigar brand which focusses on men’s mental health, has appointed Mr. Rob Manesonas the new President USA and Americas for League of Fat Bastards...

Published April 2024

Harmonizing Art and Craftsmanship: AVO Cigars Introduces the AVO Expressions Limited Edition 2024

Continuing the legacy of its founder, Avo Uvezian, a renowned Jazz musician and a visionary in cigar craftsmanship, AVO Cigars has once again bridged the worlds of artistic expression and...

Published April 2024

Hands-On Look at The New Cohiba Wide Short

During our trip to the Habanos Festival this year, we managed to meet up with Jorge Fernández Cabezas to discuss the new Cohiba Wide Short cigar. These are machine made...

Published April 2024

Habanos Festival 2024 Vlog Series

This year, we attended the Habanos Festival in Havana, Cuba, celebrating the launch of the new Quai d’Orsay Especial d’Orsay and the Trinidad 55th Anniversary Robusto Extra. Both cigars were...

Published April 2024

Empowering the Cigar Community: The Launch of The Cigar Academy at PCA Trade Show

Cigar professionals worldwide have reason to celebrate as the highly anticipated Cigar Academy launches its pioneering educational platform at the Premium Cigar Association (PCA) Trade Show in Las Vegas from...

Published March 2024

Time-Tested Taste: Davidoff Announces Maduro Limited Release Line

Davidoff Cigars launches its new limited-release Maduro line, which pleases aficionados with a full-bodied taste experience of medium intensity. The new Maduro, which features Toro, Robusto and Short Corona cigars,...

Published March 2024

Exciting Reveals: New Cigar Releases Ahead of PCA Convention

In the last few days we highlighted a few new releases that will debut at the PCA Convention & Trade show, starting in a few hours. We have some more...

Published March 2024

Aladino Cameroon Reserva: A Triumph of Honduran Craftsmanship

The expression of Cameroon at its full effect is embodied in the new Aladino Cameroon Reserva. Proudly introduced by JRE Tobacco Farm, this first-ever Cameroon puro is composed entirely of...

Published March 2024

The OpusX Society: A Closer Look at the Latest Addition to the OpusX Series

The all-new Fuente The OpusX Society single-vitola cigar made its worldwide début at the Premium Cigar Association PCA2023 Convention & International Trade Show this past July to great fanfare. At...

Published March 2024

New Horizons: Casdagli Cigars Joins Forces with CigarKings in Germany

Casdagli Cigars is Changing Distribution in Germany From the 1st of April 2024 Casdagli Cigars will be distributed by trade by CigarKings on the German market. Concurrently, trade by CigarKings...

Published March 2024

The Essence of Mastery: “Underrated” Cigars and the Legend Ron Harper at PCA Trade Show 2024

In an era where the expected often garners attention, there exists a realm where the underrated thrives, revealing its profound depth when least expected. A month ago, the cigar industry...

Published March 2024

Aladino Cigars Expands Portfolio with Maduro Gordo and Fuma Noche Launches

Aladino Cigars announces the addition of two new sizes to its esteemed lineup in March 2024, introducing the Aladino Maduro Gordo and the Aladino Fuma Noche to its portfolio. These...

Published March 2024

PCA 2024: Cigar Extravaganza Announced!

In a few days it is time for the annual PCA Convention & Trade show, and the show always causes an avalanche of new releases. Too many to throw a...

Published March 2024

Celebrating 30 Years of Excellence: Introducing the LFD 30 Years Commemorative Cigar!

In the realm of premium cigars, Litto and Ines Gomez have marked three decades of innovation and excellence, a milestone celebrated with the unveiling of the exclusive LFD 30 Years...

Published March 2024

PCA 2024: A Sneak Peek at the Latest Cigar Releases!

The Premium Cigar Association is hosting their annual PCA trade show next year. The location is Las Vegas just like the last few shows, although next year the show will...

Published March 2024

Press Release: Espinosa Premium Cigars & Knuckle Sandwich Cigars are Proud to Announce the “2024 Chef Special.”

Espinosa Premium Cigars and Knuckle Sandwich Cigars are proud to announce the release of the Knuckle Sandwich “2024 Chef Special.” The new Chef Special will be showcased at the 2024...

Published March 2024

Les Fines Lames Announce New Lines for PCA 2024

Over 10 new products to discover at PCA 2024! Elected Best cigar accessory of 2022, the innovative French brand that reinvented cigar knife design in 2015, LES FINES LAMES creates...

Published March 2024

Drew Estate New Exciting Releases: Shade to Black & Liga Privada 10 Aniversario Expansion

Drew Estate will release a few new items at the upcoming PCA Convention & Trade Show in Las Vegas later this month. These include another collaboration with Metallica frontman James...

Published March 2024

Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust Announces Trio of Cigar Releases at PCA 2024

The PCA Convention & Trade Show will be a busy one for Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust with not one, not two, but three new releases. Or 12 new releases if...

Published March 2024

Gurkha Teams Up with Mike Tyson for Tyson 2.0 Cigar Line

Gurkha has announced a partnership with boxing legend Mike Tyson for an upcoming cigar line set to debut at the 2024 PCA Convention & Trade Show later this month. The...

Published March 2024

Germany Welcomes Diplomáticos Grandes: A Rare Lancero Addition

Even within the realm of Cuban cigars, the emergence of new lancero offerings is a rare occurrence. However, this week heralds the arrival of a fresh addition in Germany: the...

Published March 2024

Artista Cigars Announces Trio of Treasures for PCA 2024

ARTISTA CIGARS ANNOUNCES THREE NEW PRODUCTS FOR PCA (Tamboril, Dominican Republic) – Artista Cigars announces two line extensions, one each for the Artista Series and Ortiz Series, and a whole...

Published March 2024

Miami Police Bust Counterfeit Cigar Operation: Inside the El Baratón Raid

On March 11, Miami Dade police apprehended Jorge Gomero, aged 52, residing at 10 SW 45th Ave. in Miami, on numerous felony charges, including those related to stolen merchandise and...

Published March 2024

Introducing Tenebrus: Luciano Cigars’ Enlightening Limited Edition Blend

Luciano Cigars is thrilled to announce the launch of the Fiat Lux Limited Edition ‘Tenebrus‘, a testament to our new strategic manufacturing partnership with Plasencia’s factory-Tabacos de Oriente, where the...

Published March 2024

S.T. Dupont Explains Why the Orignal Le Grand Lighter Lacks the Signature Cling Sound

In our latest YouTube video, we dive into the luxurious world of S.T. Dupont lighters at the 2024 Habanos Festival, celebrating Trinidad's 55th anniversary. We chat with Gilles Coupat about...

Published March 2024

A Decade in a Box: Kafie 1901’s 10th Anniversary Cigar Sampler

Celebrating a Decade of Excellence: Kafie 1901 Cigars Set to Release 10th Anniversary Premium Cigar Sampler Display Renowned cigar maker and brand owner Dr. Gaby Kafie, a distinguished figure in...

Published March 2024

Master Cigar Roller Explains Common Mistakes in Cuban Cigar Rolling

Recently, I visited Havana's Laguito 1492, where I toured and ended in a smoke lounge for a presentation by a top-level roller on perfect cigars and torcedero errors. This article...

Published March 2024

Foundation Cigar Co.’s New Era: Introducing Wise Man Corojo and Maduro

Foundation Cigar Co. has recently halted production of its original El Güegüense and Wise Man Maduro lines, previously manufactured in Nicaragua at Aganorsa Leaf. However, there’s something new on the...

Published March 2024

Joya Cabinetta Lancero Returns: Limited Edition Elegance Awaited

When Joya de Nicaragua rebranded its Cabinetta Serie as the Joya Cabinetta In 2016, the lancero vitola was discontinued as part of the overhaul. However, in 2024, the slim, elongated...

Published March 2024

Anticipation Rises: Cohiba Ambar Set to Enchant Aficionados Worldwide

Nearly three years have elapsed since the grand announcement, and now, aficionados worldwide are eagerly anticipating the long-awaited arrival of the Cohiba Ambar. Intertabak AG, the esteemed Swiss distributor of...

Published March 2024

Cavalier Genève Cigars Debuts New Petit N2 Vitolas and Teases Mystery Blend ‘Tempura’ at PCA 2024

Cavalier Genève Cigars will be adding Petit N2 vitolas to its flagship White Series, Black II, and BII Viso Jalapa lines for the first time at PCA 2024. Cavalier is...

Published March 2024