Sad news from Cuba arrived mid-May with the passing of an industry legend. Known to many in the global cigar industry, but especially the Asia-Pacific region, Crisanto “Santo” Cardenas, the master blender and head torcedor for Roberto Duran Cigars passed away.
Just days after officially retiring from STG/General Cigar Company, Rick Rodriguez announces the formation of his own venture, West Tampa Tobacco Company, where he will serve as Master Blender/Co-Founder.
Corporación Habanos, S.A., has released its financial data for the 2021 financial year, in which it obtained a turnover of 568 million dollars, with a 15% growth compared to the previous year.
On the occasion of the arrival of Joya de Nicaragua in Qatar, with The Humidor as distributor, the official launch of the brand will take place in Doha on May 15. Born in 2020, The Humidor Trading Co. has exclusive distribution of well-known brands to the local market in Doha, such as Oliva, Plasencia, Rocky…
Drew Estate’s 2022 limited edition Herrera Estelí Habano Lancero and Herrera Estelí Connecticut Broadleaf Lancero are returning soon to participating Drew Diplomat Program cigar sellers.
The Index, Australia’s premier luxury cigar purveyors, has released the first box of aged Cuban Cigars from its exclusive, Australia-first Collection X program.
On Saturday May 6, the first qualification round of the Cigar Slow Smoking World Championship took place in Oslo, Norway.
Cavalier Genève announces that its event exclusive cigar, which is named “This Blend Is Undisclosed” is now available to retailers across the US.
So how do you taste a cigar? Blind? Or would it be better to taste knowing what it is? In the evening or in the morning? The truth shouldn’t really shock anybody. When it comes to tasting, there is no right or wrong. But in order for you to get an idea how our tasting…
Some cigars have already become much more than just a means of enjoyment. They have become a myth.
An interview with Dag Holmboe and Norio Hattori from the Pacific Cigar Company in February 2022.
The second edition of the Festival Art de Vivre will take place in Soldeu, Andorra, the first weekend of June, 3rd to 5th.