Altadis U.S.A.

Romeo y Julieta Eternal Slated for January 2021

The newest non-Cuban Romeo y Julieta will arrive next month. That cigar is the Romeo y Julieta Eternal, and it’s a 6 x 54 toro…

Montecristo 1935 Anniversary Nicaragua Arrives in Stores

This year marks the 85th anniversary of the Montecristo brand and while 2020 has thrown a wrench in many plans, Altadis U.S.A. is celebrating with…

Imperial Closes on €1.225 Billion Sale of Premium Cigar Division

Nearly six months to the day after it announced an agreement to sell its premium cigar portfolio, Imperial Brands, plc has said it has completed…

Trinidad Espiritu Series No. 2 Slated for January 2021

When the Trinidad Espiritu Series No. 1 arrived last year, the plan was for it to be the first in a trio. Now, Altadis U.S.A….

Altadis U.S.A. Adding Montecristo 1935 Anniversary Nicaragua

To celebrate the 85th anniversary of the Montecristo brand, Altadis U.S.A. will once again turn to AJ Fernandez to make a new line for the…

Onyx Bold Nicaragua Robusto

While many cigar brands and companies have a handful of lines, maybe even enough to get into the double digits, the portfolios of the biggest…

Imperial Says Sale of Premium Cigar Division Delayed, Expects Deal Completed in One Month

The most valuable transaction involving a premium cigar company has been delayed due to the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. Imperial Brands, plc—the British multinational tobacco company—has…

Henry Clay War Hawk Rebellious Limited Edition

There was a time in my life where if I walked into a cigar shop and saw a Henry Clay, I’d almost certainly pick it…

Oliveros Gran Retorno Returning This Month

Aging Room’s Oliveros brand will get a new release with an old name and older cigars. The cigar is called the Oliveros Gran Retorno, an…

Trinidad Espiritu Robusto

Just about a month ago, I reviewed the new Romeo y Julieta Reserva Real Nicaragua Robusto, a 5 x 50 robusto using entirely Nicaraguan tobacco that…

VegaFina 1998 Slated for September Stateside Release (Update)

The VegaFina 1998, a cigar named for the brand’s debut year,  is slated to make its stateside release this fall after previously being a European…