Montecristo Epic Craft Cured Toro

Ask me if I want a Montecristo, and I’ll answer back with which one? That’s not in reference to the Cuban/non-Cuban question either; while the...
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Altadis Sues Figaro Cigars Over Fleur-de-lis Use

Altadis U.S.A., one of the largest cigar brands, has sued Figaro Cigars 1943 LLC, a company whose website lists a total of seven authorized retailers....
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Montecristo Edmundo Cava 8 Launches in Spain

There’s a special Montecristo Edmundo in the Spanish market. The Montecristo Edmundo Cava 8 is the same as the regular Edmundo except for the notable fact...
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Montecristo Grupo de Maestros Private Batch III

In January of 2015, Altadis U.S.A. released a new limited edition Montecristo called the Grupo de Maestros Private Batch. It was said to be similar...
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Montecristo Dallas Series

One of the most interesting trends in the cigar industry over the past few years has been large cigar manufacturers and brands getting into the...
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Montecristo Crafted by AJ Fernandez Robusto

If you haven’t noticed, Altadis U.S.A. has developed a bit of a thing with A.J. Fernandez in recent months. The two entities have been collaborating...
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Montecristo Dantés (EL 2016)

The Montecristo brand is in fact named after the novel, The Count of Monte Cristo.  It’s an adventure novel created by Alexandre Dumas, which was...
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Montecristo Linea 1935 Maltés (Preproduction)

During the XIX Festival del Habano in Havana, Cuba, earlier this year, Habanos S.A. announced that it would be debuting three new vitolas under the Montecristo marca....
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Montecristo Dantés EL 2016 Arrives in Switzerland

The third and final of Habano’s S.A.’s 2016 Edición Limitadas has begun to arrive at retail, as today the Swiss distributor Intertabak AG announced that...
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H. Upmann Will Get First Gran Reserva at Habanos Festival XIX

The H. Upmann marca will be getting its first Gran Reserva release at the upcoming Festival del Habano XIX, which runs from Feb. 27 to...
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2017 Habanos S.A. Deletion List Surfaces

A list of cigars that Habanos S.A. plans to delete in 2017 has surfaced and it includes some notable deletions of both individual lines and...
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