Nelson Alfonso

PCA 2022: Selected Tobacco S.A.

Selected Tobacco S.A. is showing off a few different creations during the 2022 PCA Convention & Trade Show, including a new line named after Nelson Alfonso and two large display humidors.

Selected Tobacco’s New Alfonso Line Debuting in Exclusive Humidor

Ambassador Fine Cigars is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a special humidor that includes the upcoming Alfonso line.

Bandolero Firecracker Slated for June

United Cigars has announced that this year’s Firecracker release will be coming from Bandolero by Selected Tobacco. It will be a 3 1/2 x 50…

Atabey Sabios

There are now a dozen different sizes of Atabey, the rather expensive brand from Costa Rica. For what it’s worth, the other two brands from…

Atabey Misticos

The market for cigars priced $20 or more is somewhat stronger than I would have expected, and at the top of the list for new…

Atabey Gets New Foot Band to Combat Fakes

United Cigars has announced that it is adding a new secondary foot band to its Atabey line in an attempt to combat counterfeiting. “Over the…

Atabey Hechizos

When it comes to the Atabey line of cigars, it seems like there’s as much unknown about them as there is seemingly known. Nelson Alfonso—who…

Atabey Launching Three New Vitolas in March

Last year, Atabey showed off five new vitolas marked as future releases, next month three of those cigars will head to stores. On March 7,…

Nelson Alfonso to Unveil New Montecristo Ashtray at Habanos Festival

Fans of the Cuban Montecristo brand will soon have a new ashtray to add to their collection, as Nelson Alfonso has announced that he will…

Atabey Misticos

There aren’t a ton of people in the cigar business with a Wikipedia page. Nelson Alfonso Egüed has one and it’s well deserved. Alfonso is the…

IPCPR 2017: Selected Tobacco S.A.

There aren’t any new blends out of Selected Tobacco S.A. this year, however there are new sizes in both the Atabey and Byron lines. With…