Lonsdale

Henry Clay War Hawk Lonsdale

When Altadis U.S.A. introduced the Henry Clay War Hawk in 2019, the company made it clear there were plans for more cigars. War Hawk is…

Tatuaje LLE Capa Especial

Over the past few years, Tatuaje has been reaching far back into its 18-year history to bring back new versions of some of its more…

Black Works Studio Hyena Lonsdale

A term that has come into my vocabulary as of late is inflection point, that spot where the trend bends and changes direction. It’s come…

Southern Draw Rose of Sharon Desert Rose Lonsdale

When a new cigar gets its first line extension, it’s often by way of simply changing the wrapper and generally calling it the Cigar X…

Punch 8-9-8 (ER Asia Pacifico 2018)

There was a time when lonsdales were the most popular long cigars in America. Then again, that was right around the time when candela wrappers…

ADVentura The Royal Return Queen’s Pearls Corona

While Tabacalera William Ventura is probably best known as the largest source of Caldwell Cigar Co. blends on the market, the factory also has its…

Aladino Cameroon Lonsdale

When it comes to the story behind a cigar, much of the time it comes from the head of the company, but in the case…

Tatuaje Escasos HC

While a good portion of this site is about objectively evaluating cigars, I will admit that I love a good subtle nod in the back…

OpusX Purple Rain

“I only wanted to see you smoking a Purple Rain…” That’s not what Prince sang, nor is this rare release from Prometheus even said to…

OpusX Rare Black

Back in May, Prometheus began shipping the newest incarnations of its OpusX Serie Heaven and Earth, which included one new blend as part of the four different…

CRAFT 2019

Cigars made specifically for a retailer’s anniversary are nothing new, but Riverside Cigar Shop and Lounge managed to snag one of the most anticipated RoMa…