Cuba

Diplomáticos El Diputado (ER Belux 2018)

Other than the usual and ongoing discussions about supply and what’s coming next, one of the more common conversations I have heard about trends with…

Hoyo de Monterrey Regalos (EL 2007)

In 2000, Habanos S.A. released the first of what would become an annual series of cigars, a number of which have become some of the most…

Bolívar Colosales (ER Alemania 2006)

There have been 15 Germany Edición Regionals to date. As it turns out, it took us 13 years to review the first two of them….

Punch Gran Robusto Edición Regional España (2009)

While it may not seem like it now, there was a time when Habanos S.A. would release over 20 new Edición Regionals in a single…

Ramón Allones Macedonian (ER Grecia y Chipre 2011)

Those passionate about Cuban cigars will often reference specific times when production was particularly good, releases were notably exciting, or things just seemed to be…

La Gloria Cubana Gloriosos (ER Reino Unido 2008)

There once was a time in which Habanos S.A. would let distributors receive multiple Edición Regional releases in a single year. That practice came to…

Edmundo Dantes Conde Belicoso (ER Mexico 2016)

All good things must come to an end, and in late 2016 we learned that saying also applied to one of the most popular recent…

La Gloria Cubana Orgullosos (ER Suiza 2018)

There are only a few cigar-related numbers, if any, that make the staff at halfwheel perk up quite like 109. It’s a reference to a vitola,…

La Gloria Cubana Invictos (ER Italia 2017)

If there is one country in the world whose Ediciónes Regional releases have intrigued me, it is Italy. This is largely attributed to the La…

Por Larrañaga Lonsdales (ER Alemania 2006)

There is only one first of anything, and the first Edición Regional for the Por Larrañaga marca was the Lonsdales. Released in 2006—just one year after the Edición…

H. Upmann Noellas (2018)

Habanos S.A. has become well-known in the cigar community for some of its amazing packaging on recent releases that include the Trinidad 50 Aniversario humidor,…