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Manny Iriarte

Manny Iriarte: Art of Cigars

Manny Iriarte: Art of Cigars

He even makes cigars smile. Manny Iriarte, Cuban by birth, is not only shooting artistically highly valuable photos, he is actually staging his photos in a manner which catapults the viewer into the middle of the event.

Mina’s Cigar Lounge | Cigar Friendly: Baltimore, MD

What started as an investment in a business quickly became a passion for premium cigars. For Mina Herran, owner of Mina’s Cigar Lounge, the venture didn’t go as originally planned, which proved to be a blessing in disguise. In June 2017 Herran became the first African-American Female owner of a premium cigar brick and mortar in the city of Baltimore, MD.

‘Grupo de Maestros Private Batch’

“Grupo de Maestros Private Batch” – Limited Edition for Casa de Montecristo stores

Casa de Montecristo released a new limited edition “Grupo de Maestros Private Batch”, and hand-crafted exclusive for Casa de Montecristo Stores Cigar. This exclusive offering is blended by the renowed Grupo de Maestros, aged 10 years and available in all 28 Casa de Montecristo stores in April.

José Blanco

Cigar Knowledge: What Is Meant By Strength?

Arguably the biggest misconception in the cigar industry is the use or misuse of the term “strength.” Many smokers often describe it as the flavors or lack of flavors that entertain the palate. In actuality, the palate has very little to do with determining the strength of a cigar. We asked a few industry heavyweights to clarify the term for us.