San Cristobal

San Cristóbal de la Habana Prado Arriving at Retail

The new San Cristóbal de la Habana Prado has begun arriving at La Casa del Habano stores and Habanos Specialists in the U.K. and Belgium. The…

San Cristóbal de la Habana Mercaderes

Avid followers of the cigar industry are no doubt familiar with the term store exclusive, a term used to describe a cigar made for a…

San Cristobal Quintessence Belicoso

At the 2016 IPCPR Convention & Trade Show, Ashton Distributors, Inc. added a fifth cigar to its growing portfolio of San Cristobal blends, calling the…

Ashton Launching Limited San Cristobal Ovation

Following up on last year’s La Aroma de Cuba Noblesse, Ashton Distributors, Inc. will look to another Nicaraguan brand for a high-priced limited edition, San…

Box-Pressed San Cristobal Presto Slated for June

Ashton is planning on releasing a box-pressed version of its original San Cristobal blend next month. Chip Goldeen, vp of sales for Ashton, confirmed to…

Habanos S.A. Deletion List Surfaces

A combination of some 22 brands and packaging formats are scheduled for deletion from the Habanos S.A. catalog in the near future, according to a…

IPCPR 2013: Ashton

At IPCPR, Ashton unveiled a new line, a new installment of a popular line, a new product and a subtle change to one of their…

San Cristobal Revelation Heads to IPCPR 2013

Later this month, Ashton Distributors, Inc. will debut the fourth line for its San Cristobal line, Revelation. As has been the case for quite some…

Ashton Announces San Cristobal Coloso

Late last week Ashton announced the newest size fo the San Cristobal line, the Coloso. Measuring 6 3/4 x 62, the Coloso is the tenth…

San Cristóbal Oficios (2009)

First released in 1999, the San Cristóbal line is the newest Cuban line. When it was first introduced, the brand had only four different vitolas. Each…

Weekly News (May 7, 2012)

Editor’s Note: As opposed to commentary, some random notes from halfwheel. Reviews have been consistently going up later in the day, we apologize and hope…