2018 Awards: Company of the Year

Not one, not two, but three. For the first time, we have a tie for first place for one of these awards, a three-way tie for...
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2018 Awards: Factory of the Year

After walking away with an honorable mention in both 2016 and 2017, you might say that this year’s winner of our Factory of the Year award...
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2017 Awards: The Consensus Top 25 Cigars

What were to happen if you took all the top 25 cigars lists and put them together. That’s the goal of The Consensus, a yearly feature...
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Watch The Consensus Live Show (2 P.M. CST)

At 2 p.m. I’ll unveil the 2017 version of The Consensus, live on Facebook. In addition, I’ll take your questions, give away a couple Boveda...
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2017 Awards: Top 25

We reviewed nearly 300 cigars in 2017. As is often the case with halfwheel, it’s a wide range of items from the biggest releases of...
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Watch The Top 25 Cigars Live Show (2 P.M. CST)

That’s right, we’ll be unveiling our Top 25 cigars for 2017 live, on Facebook. In addition to unveiling our list, we’ll be giving away three...
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2017 Awards: Company of the Year

For the most part, this was not a year of bold risks, massive capital expenditures or complete reboots. Instead, thanks to reasons FDA-related and not,...
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2017 Awards: Factory of the Year

90. 92. 89. 91. 87. 87. 91. 88. 92. 90. Those are the scores for new cigars from the Cigars Davidoff factory in 2017, an...
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A Note About New Company of the Year

There will not be an award for new company of the year in 2017, at least not from this site. We’ve given the award each...
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2017 Awards: Packaging Top 10

It’s the second full week of January and as such that means it’s time for halfwheel’s annual awards. Unlike most publications, we give a handful of...
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Submit a Top Cigar List for The Consensus 2017

It’s December which means a lot of things, but at halfwheel it means we are full into preparation for our awards which are given out in...
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