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Charlie Minato
Charlie Minato
About the author
I am an editor and co-founder of halfwheel.com/Rueda Media, LLC. I previously co-founded and published TheCigarFeed, one of the two predecessors of halfwheel. I handle the editing of our written content, the majority of the technical aspects of the site and work with the rest of our staff on content management, business development and more. I’ve lived in most corners of the country and now entering my second stint in Dallas, Texas. I enjoy boxing, headphones, the Le Mans 24-hour, wearing sweatshirts year-round and gyros. echte liebe.

Asylum Twenty Minute Toms Arriving in November

The annual tradition of cigar makers releasing smaller cigars for the colder winter months is about to begin. Asylum Cigars— largely known for its 60,...
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Asylum 8 Begins Shipping

Asylum’s annual anniversary cigar has begun shipping to stores. The Asylum 8, a two-vitola limited edition, is now shipping. The blend is a Honduran puro,...
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El Nuevo Comienzo Paul Stulac Exclusiva

While most cigar companies continued to release new brands after the U.S. Food & Drug Administration began regulating cigars in August 2016, Paul Stulac stopped....
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Sinistro Adds Lanceros & Perfectos in Limited Samplers

There are new lancero and perfecto sizes for a trio of Sinistro blends thanks to two new samplers. Each sampler will contain a total of...
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Stinky Ashtray Collection Gains New Colors

Three Stinky ashtray lines will add a combined 13 new colorways thanks to new color options. The original Stinky Ashtray, the ubiquitous 8-inch model with four...
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HVC Black Friday Returns for 2020

The HVC Black Friday 2020 Limited Edition will be a corona gorda. More specifically, it will be a proper 5 5/8 x 46 corona gorda....
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Prometheus Adds OpusX Rare Black Double Corona for 2020 Fuente Aged Selection Release

The November 2020 release of the Fuente Aged Selection—a project between Arturo Fuente and Prometheus—will have a new version of the OpusX Rare Black. There...
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Four Kicks Capa Especial Corona Gorda

It’s pretty rare to hear about a new line of cigars that was blended nearly a decade ago. Though, the theme of recent new releases...
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Viaje Releasing Skull and Bones M?stery, Exclusivo Leaded Maduro This Month (Update)

Viaje’s October shipment will include versions of popular releases from the company’s portfolio. There will be a new release of the Viaje Skull and Bones...
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Joya de Nicaragua Adds Cinco Décadas El Embargo for International Markets

While most cigar smokers are familiar with the American embargo against Cuba, the U.S. also imposed an embargo on Nicaraguan products for five years beginning...
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Nicaragua’s Puro Sabor 2021 Canceled

The Nicaraguan cigar festival will not take place in 2021. The Nicaraguan Chamber of Tobacco—Cámara Nicaragüense de Tabacaleros—has announced that it has canceled Puro Sabor...
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