A new Mexican puro is hitting the US and Mexican markets, Casa 1910, a new Mexican company under the expertise of Habanos Sommelier Manuel “Manolo” Santiago.
In September 2021, Habanos experts Fernando Fernandez Millan (master sommelier, Cuba) and Gabriel Estrada (Hombre Habano 2019, Argentina), supported by Alexandre Avellar (Hombre Habano 2020, Brazil) and Jose Miguel Salvador (Habanos Sommelier contest jury, Chile), launched a much-needed online Habanos Sommelier introductory course geared exclusively for the growing Latin American cigar smoking segment.
If you are an outdoor loving person who likes to end a day of fishing, hunting, or golfing with a good cigar and glass of Bourbon, then the Rocky Mountain Cigar Company shop and lounge is the place for you.
Starting on Monday July 12th 2021, Cuban Cigar Website (CCW) will be available in Chinese.
The COVID-19 crisis has brought a host of different challenges to us serious cigar smokers around the world. From buying online or curbside, to having limited space to smoke and perhaps too much time on our hands. As a countermeasure to the situation, I decided to embark on a mission to explore the two most widely known online cigar certifications and see what they were all about.
Yes, yes, we know, perhaps it’s not the most exciting name for a website out there, but if there’s one thing that pretty much every smoker of Cuban cigars would agree on, it’s this: The website www.cubancigarwebsite.com is, bar none, the most comprehensive online catalog of Cuban Cigars, period. Back in early 2010, our fearless…
For the first time, a members-only private cigar club will open in Panama. The concept is the brainchild of Italian entrepreneur and cigar maker Valentino Siesto.
Panama, a relatively small, yet prosperous country in the isthmus of Central America, achieved world renown in 1914 when its famous eponymous 82 Km long maritime canal opened to the world and joined the Atlantic and the Pacific oceans to trade and commerce.
Cuban cigar distributor for Mexico, Importadora y Exportadora de Puros y Tabacos S.A. de C.V or IEPT, adapted to the new way of living due to Covid-19 and successfully held its first “Habanos Day at Home 2020”.
Russian expert Dimitry Drutsa has just released a book on Cuban cigars, a laudable effort to catalogue vintage Cuban cigars for the Russian smoker.
Princeton, New Jersey based Tobacconist University (TU) recently announced the launch of their new online certification course geared to devoted cigar smokers called “CIGARS 101: A Fundamental Education”.
Max Gutmann, Inhaber von Importadora y Exportadora de Puros y Tabacos, S.A. (IEPT), dem exklusiven Vertriebshändler von Habanos S.A. für Mexiko, ist – gemeinsam mit seinem langjährigen Geschäftspartner Rodolfo Velasco – ein echter Pionier in der Zigarrenwelt. Er hat in seiner 35-jährigen Geschichte mit kubanischen Zigarren bedeutende Leistungen vollbracht. Cigar Journal traf die beiden anlässlich des Habanos Day Mexico 2019, der am 27. März in der kubanischen Botschaft in Mexico City stattfand.