There’s a fresh wind blowing in the legendary Cava de Magallanes. The tobacco shop was Madrid’s first store that had an extra room for cigars. José Martínez Franco, owner since 1968, is passing on the torch.
The new Carlos André Airborne, a cigar brand produced by German cigar maker and distributor Arnold André, is set to be released in more European countries after making a debut in Germany.
German cigar manufacturer Arnold André announced the second release within their new Collector’s Cut series, a limited edition line dedicated to family values.
For the last seven years, Habanos has been releasing special editions only for the Spanish market: the “Colección Vintage” (Vintage collection) cigars.
At this year’s IPCPR trade show, Tabacalera Palma, manufacturer of the La Galera brand, presented “The Cubes”, an edition limited to 333 big square shaped boxes containing fifty cigars rolled in irregular vitolas.
AJ Fernandez introduced their new Bellas Artes Maduro line to European markets at this year’s InterTabac trade show.
Red and white are not only the corporative colors of Romeo y Julieta but also of the Atlético de Madrid football club.
Orígenes is the name of a new cigar series introduced by Turrent at the Intertabac trade show. The line sports tobacco cured with a new technique developed by Alejandro Turrent.
Hendrik Kelner Junior’s Smoking Jacket brand and special edition Henkie are being introduced to Europe at this week’s InterTabac trade show.
Argentinean bartender Tupac Kirby wins the final of the Habanos Perfect Twist Contest with a cocktail using a Cuban-rum base and a Partagás Serie D No. 4.
When it comes to La Aurora in the Dominican Republic, it’s more than just about cigar production: it is the living history of the country, the core of one of the most important business groups of the Dominican economy, and thus also a family history.
At the Talavera de la Reina in Toledo, Spain, cigar jars are made by hand. The master potter Francisco Agudo gives an insight into the factory, where the jars for the new Vintage Collection from Habanos are produced.