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April Cigar of the Month

LA AROMA DE CUBA An original Cuban brand from the late 1800s, La Aroma de Cuba has been reborn in the house of legendary cigar-maker, Jose "Pepin" Garcia, in Estelí, Nicaragua. In the wake of its revival, La Aroma de Cuba is now a burgeoning enterprise synonymous with quality and value. Precision blending of the [...]

March Cigar of the Month

Perdomo Estate Seleccion The intricately woven blend of Perdomo Estate Seleccion is manifested in its robust flavor and a rich complexity coupled with a melody of sweet subtle nuances. The filler and binder crop have been dutifully aged for five years and the Cuban seed Nicaraguan wrapper, cultivated at the Perdomo family farm in the [...]

February Cigar of the Month

Avo Syncro There are a lot of “firsts” for the Avo Syncro Nicaragua brand. It’s the first regular-production Avo to be box pressed. It’s the first regular-production box-pressed cigar to ever come out of Davidoff of Geneva’s factory in the Dominican Republic. And, as is indicated in the name, it’s also the first Avo to [...]

January Cigar of the Month

Oliva V Maduro Oliva Serie V Maduro is limited edition release based on the 94-rated, original Serie V blend. A resplendent pairing of aged, long-filler Nicaraguan ligeros from the Jalapa Valley rests beneath a hearty San Andrés Maduro wrapper. This year’s rendition is available in the popular 6 x 60 format, offering a big, cool [...]

November Cigar of the Month

Perdomo Estate Seleccion The intricately woven blend of Perdomo Estate Seleccion is manifested in its robust flavor and a rich complexity coupled with a melody of sweet subtle nuances. The filler and binder crop have been dutifully aged for five years and the Cuban seed Nicaraguan wrapper, cultivated at the Perdomo family farm in the [...]

October Cigar of the Month

Oliva Serie G The Oliva Serie G is an ideal medium bodied smoke that has received rave reviews from our customers since its introduction. The Oliva Serie G Maduro uses an aged Connecticut Broadleaf Maduro wrapper. All Oliva Serie G cigars feature a Cuban-seed Habano binder, as well as a Nicaraguan Habano filler, and each [...]

September Cigar of the Month

Romeo Moduro Anejo For nearly 140 years, Romeo y Julieta has been driven by a passion for crafting the finest handmade cigars. As time passed, that love has only grown. Created from that timeless legacy, the ROMEO Añejo is the perfect addition to an epic love story. Bold and sophisticated, the ROMEO Añejo is a [...]

August Cigar of the Month

Underneath a sleek milk chocolate Ecuador Sumatra wrapper awaits a hand-selected blend of Nicaraguan long-fillers. The combination is medium to full-bodied, and gently unveils a bold flavor  profile with notes of earth, leather, cedar, nuts, and spice that envelop the palate deliciously.

How to Fight FDA Cigar Regulation

The Food and Drug Administration announced its Final Ruling on May 5, and cigar lovers, retail shop owners and manufacturers were understandably outraged. The restrictions the FDA wishes to impose—banning free samples, increasing warning labels on packaging and requiring new blends to undergo a costly, time-consuming approval process, just to name a few—would drastically affect the cigar [...]

July Cigar of the Month

An everyday treasure that was crafted with the true cigar aficionado in mind. Made with a super-high grade, fifth priming Corojo wrapper leaf, and available in maduro, this fine specimen aims to please and succeeds with ease. Beneath the covers, an authentic Corojo binder and a bevy of three primings of Corojo long-fillers complete the [...]

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