Cigars

Casa Cuevas Patrimonio Toro

Family operations are nothing new in the cigar business, and neither are cigars that celebrate the patriarchs of a company. In 2021, the Cuevas family…

HVC Hot Cake Gran Cañon

In July 2020, HVC Cigars announced a follow-up line to its Pan Caliente, a limited edition release that debuted in 2016. The HVC Hot Cake, is…

Villiger TAA Exclusive 2021

Last year, Villiger Cigars North America introduced its first cigar for the Tobacconists’ Association of America (TAA) Exclusive Series Program. This year, Villiger has another…

Quai d’Orsay Baalbeck (ER Libano 2018)

When it comes to looking for the interesting aspects of a cigar release, some are more of a challenge to turn up than others. Yet…

K by Karen Berger Cameroon Robusto

Welcome to the latest installment of what happens when Cameroon wrapper goes to a Nicaraguan cigar factory. I’m always hesitant to call much of anything…

J. London Gold Series Fat Robusto

I don’t remember exactly who I was having this conversation with recently, but the topic of small cigar brands came up, and not what we…

Fonseca Belicosos

In December 2019, My Father Cigars, Inc. acquired the U.S. rights to the Fonseca brand. Fonseca was launched in Cuba in 1892—it is still made today…

Oliva Serie V Melanio Maduro No.4

If I had to start listing out various Oliva lines, there’s a decent chance that I would skip over the Oliva Serie V Melanio Maduro….

San Cristóbal de La Habana Harimau Malaya (ER Malasia 2020)

In April, Pacific Cigar Ltd. hosted the debut of the first Edición Regional release for Malaysia. The San Cristóbal de La Habana Harimau Malaya is…

Montecristo Epic Vintage 12 No. 2

It is no secret that Altadis U.S.A. has a huge portfolio of cigars that it produces, many of which fall under the headers of some…

All Saints St. Francis Toro

Ahead of Tobacco Plus Expo 2021, All Saints Cigars announced that it would be adding a second line to the company’s portfolio. This line—unlike the…