Cuba

Punch 8-9-8 (ER Asia Pacifico 2018)

There was a time when lonsdales were the most popular long cigars in America. Then again, that was right around the time when candela wrappers…

Romeo y Julieta Maravillas 8

The Chinese Zodiac calendar has intrigued people for thousands of years, so it is no surprise that there have been many companies that have capitalized on…

Bolívar Silver Jubilee (ER Hong Kong 2017)

While I’m sure someone would disagree, in my mind, the most important Cuban cigar distributor today is Pacific Cigar Co. Ltd. According to Habanos S.A,…

Punch Duke (ER Mexico 2018)

Before last year, the county of Mexico had only been given Edición Regional cigars from Edmundo Dantes, a peculiar brand that Habanos S.A. otherwise does not…

La Gloria Cubana Británicas Extra (ER Gran Bretaña 2017)

Better than late than never. That was the thought that entered my mind in early June 2020, when it was announced that this cigar, the…

Romeo y Julieta Club Kings

In late 2017, Habanos S.A. announced a new line called Habanos Línea Retro, Spanish for retro line. It was announced with two cigars, the Partagás Capitols and…

Bolívar Soberanos (EL 2018)

On Nov. 19, 2018, Habanos S.A. formally debuted the second of what would eventually consist of three different Edición Limitada releases for 2018: the Bolívar…

Quai d’Orsay Senadores (EL 2019)

There are a number of brands in the Habanos S.A. portfolio that have fallen under the radar over the decades, and until recently, Quai d’Orsay would…

Punch Super Robusto (ER Asia Pacifico 2007)

Rereleases in Habanos S.A.’s Edición Regional program are fairly rare, but one of the better known examples is the Punch Super Robusto. Originally released in 2006, the…

Juan López Ideales (ER Austria 2011)

I will be the first to admit that I don’t remember every cigar that I have ever smoked or every word I have written for…

El Rey del Mundo Taínos (ER Formosa 2018)

Habanos S.A.’s Edición Regional series has included exclusive releases for specific countries, regions of the world and even distributor’s areas; however, one of the releases scheduled…