Procigar 2016

Cigar Festival Recaps: 2016 Edition

Once again, we traveled to three different cigar festivals in the major cigar-producing countries: Cuba, the Dominican Republic and Nicaragua. Last year we made an…

Procigar 2016: Day 4 + Conclusion

My arm hurts. That’s not how Friday morning started. It actually started outside, alongside Patrick Lagreid, some Drew Estate and Altadis U.S.A. employees and Rafael…

Procigar 2016: Day 3

The third day of Procigar 2016 kicked off with a hoodied Charlie Minato and myself on a bus to visit the Cigar Family Charitable Foundation…

Procigar 2016: Day 2

My Wednesday of Procigar 2016 was supposed to begin with a trip to General Cigar Dominicana. It’s not because I wanted to go back to…

Quesada Adding Reserva Privada Oscuro

At last year’s Procigar Festival, Quesada introduced one of its most ambitious cigars to date, the Reserva Privada. Now there’s a follow-up. Today, the company…

Procigar 2016: Day 0 & 1

As is the norm, this year’s Procigar festival kicked off on the eastern side of the Dominican Republic, though this year it was a bit…

Weekly News (Feb. 22, 2016)

Cigar News C.Gars Ltd Auction Opens Online Casa Turrent Adding Serie 1942 & 1973 CLE Announces Azabache for TAA, Chele & Prieto CLE Updates Eiroa CBT…

Procigar 2016 Auction Items Announced

Next week, the Dominican Republic’s annual cigar festival, Procigar, kicks off and that means next Friday, Manuel Quesada of Quesada Cigars and Michael Herklots of…

Weekly News (July 13, 2015)

Cigar News Altadis USA & Pete Johnson Collaborate for Henry Clay Tattoo Asylum 13 Corojo 7 x 70 Replaces 6 x 70 Asylum 13 Ogre…

Procigar Adds Punta Cana Leg for 2016

Next year’s Procigar festival will be a bit different. The ninth rendition of the Dominican Republic’s annual cigar festival will head 40 miles east to…