Altadis U.S.A.

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…

Onyx Bold Nicaragua Scheduled for August

Altadis U.S.A. will once again turn to AJ Fernandez for a new cigar. This time it will be Onyx Bold Nicaragua, a new cigar scheduled…

Henry Clay War Hawk Rebellious Limited Edition Shipping in July

When Altadis U.S.A. introduced the Henry Clay War Hawk last year the company made it clear that this was the first in what was supposed…

Romeo y Julieta Reserva Real Nicaragua Robusto

If you could hop into a time machine and go back 15 years, I imagine that someone at Altadis U.S.A.—or more specifically, its current parent…

Altadis U.S.A. Adds Romeo by Romeo y Julieta Magnum

There is a new 6 x 60 version of the Romeo by Romeo y Julieta. Altadis U.S.A. began shipping the Romeo by Romeo y Julieta…

Altadis U.S.A. Ships Romeo y Julieta Reserva Real Nicaragua

The follow-up to the incredibly popular Romeo y Julieta Reserva Real is now arriving in stores. Altadis U.S.A. has begun shipping the Romeo y Julieta…

Henry Clay War Hawk Toro

In March 2019, Altadis U.S.A. shipped a cigar that broke with a number of norms for the company’s Henry Clay brand. Named War Hawk, the…

Imperial Sells Premium Cigar Business for $1.3 Billion

Imperial Brands, plc has announced that it has a deal in place to sell its premium cigar assets for €1.225 billion ($1.33 billion) in two…

Romeo y Julieta 1875 Nicaragua Connecticut Bully

In early 2018, Altadis U.S.A. collaborated with Tampa-based retailer Thompson Cigar and AJ Fernandez to produce a Nicaraguan puro Romeo y Julieta blend named Romeo y Julieta RyJ…