CAO Vision Returns for 2022 With New Blend & Lights

The unique boxes features lights. Notably, General Cigar Co. is using orange LEDs instead of the blue color that has been used for the first two releases.

CAO BX3 Robusto

CAO’s latest cigar draws on a range of Brazilian-grown tobacco, using it for the wrapper, binder and part of the filler.

CAO BX3 Shipping in July

While not a Brazilian puro, the new BX3 uses tobaccos from Brazil for its wrapper, its binder and part of its filler blend.

CAO Arcana Firewalker

The name “Firewalker” comes from a process called chincagre, where tobacco is buried in volcano soils. It’s the second cigar in General Cigar Co.’s CAO Arcana Series, which highlights unique methods used to create the tobaccos inside of the cigars.

New CAO Borealis Uses Canadian-Grown Tobacco, Heading to Canada as Regional Release

Canada is getting its own CAO release, and it uses Canadian-grown tobacco in the filler.

CAO Pilón Añejo Shipping Next Month

General Cigar Co.’s new CAO Pilón Añejo might mark the end of Rick Rodriguez’s tenure with CAO. It’s a new limited edition that will ship to stores on April 11.

Rick Rodriguez Announces Departure from General Cigar Co.

Rick Rodriguez, blender and ambassador for the CAO brand, has announced that he will be leaving General Cigar Co. as of April 29. Rodriguez joined…

CAO Arcana Firewalker Set for Early February Release

The CAO Arcana Firewalker, the second in the brand’s Arcana Series, is coming to stores in early February and bringing a historic way of aging…

CAO Amazon Basin Returns to Stores

The CAO Amazon Basin is returning to store shelves for another limited edition run. The line, which debuted in 2014, garnered attention for its use…

CAO Flathead V21 Carb

During the 2013 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show, General Cigar Co. showed off a new line that was inspired by the expansive world of car…

CAO 60 Torque Shipping This Week

One of the largest CAO cigars in the brand’s history is heading to stores. The CAO 60 Torque is a massive 8 x 60 vitola…