L'Atelier Imports

Tatuaje and L’Atelier Imports Adding Toro Vitolas to Nine Lines (Update)

First, Pete Johnson posted that L’Atelier Imports’s La Mission L’Atelier line would be getting a new toro vitola as part of a new fresh pack…

Three New L’Atelier Selection Spéciale Scheduled for Early November

The three new sizes of the L’Atelier Selection Spéciale line that were announced in late August are just about ready to leave the warehouse, and…

L’Atelier Selection Spéciale Getting Three New Sizes This Fall

Along with roughly a dozen cigars going on “hiatus,” Tatuaje has announced three new vitolas for its L’Atelier Selection Spéciale line. Later this fall, the…

Tatuaje Stops Manufacturing L’Atelier Maduro, Identité & Some La Mission Sizes

Tatuaje will put a variety of L’Atelier cigars “on hiatus” in an attempt to “streamline” the brand’s offerings according to a notice made to stores…

L’Atelier LAT 46

At the beginning of 2020, L’Atelier Imports began quietly releasing a new cigar—the LAT 46—to a small group of retailers who were ardent supporters of…

Surrogates AKC Debuting This Week (Update)

This week there will be a new member to the Surrogates line released, the AKC. The cigar is a nod to Dan Welsh’s dog, Kenji,…

Graded: Ten Questions for 2018

With 2018 counting down its final days, it’s time to take a look back at an article that is an annual tradition on halfwheel, Ten…

L’Atelier Extension de la Racine ER15

In 2013, L’Atelier Imports launched a new series with a specific purpose: as an incentive for retailers who attend the IPCPR Convention & Trade Show. Named Extension de…

Sean “Casper” Johnson Leaving L’Atelier Imports

Sean “Casper” Johnson, one of the founders of L’Atelier Imports, will be leaving for a job in the music industry. “An amazing opportunity to rejoin…

Ten Questions for 2018

It’s almost 2018, which means it’s time for my annual article of speculation. For the last eight years, something that actually precedes halfwheel, I will ask…

Surrogates 7th Sam

Placing large amounts of tobacco varietals in cigars has become someone of a theme of late. Perhaps the most notable is the Alec Bradley Fine…