March 25, 2016

Davidoff Discontinues Puro d’Oro, Aniversario No. 1 & 2

Two of Davidoff’s iconic cigars will be retiring shortly. Davidoff of Geneva USA has informed its salesforce that the company will be discontinuing the Aniversario No....
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Long Live The King Harem Heading to Small Batch Cigar

Small Batch Cigars/Maxamar Ultimate Cigars is set to begin adding to its collection of exclusives cigars. First up will be a new size from Caldwell...
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Portraits: “Island Jim” Robinson

Just who is Jim Robinson? To many, he’s “Island Jim,” a name given to him by Eddie Ortega and fitting for his love of tropical...
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Ask halfwheel: What are the different varietals of tobacco, and how are they used in blending?

A few weeks ago we started a new weekly feature on halfwheel where we invite readers to ask questions of the staff, either about the site...
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E.P. Carrillo Short Run 2016 Returns in April

For the last few months, E.P. Carrillo has been teasing new packaging for the 2016 version of the company’s annual Short Run release. Now the...
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