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This coming February marks the Chinese New Year, and following the traditional shengxiao Chinese...
We cigar smokers are a curious lot. Not only do we want to know what the person next to us is...
Cigars and spirits: It’s a pairing that’s dependable and ingrained in our psyches, thanks to years...
Mauricio Cordoba fidgets in his seat at a corner table of his cigar club. Scanning the room, Club...
If quality tobacco is a new area of discovery for you and you have an interest in developing a...
One of the best things about enjoying a good cigar is the people with whom we share that moment...
One week of professional football is already in the books for the 2014 NFL season, and with it fans...
We love cigars for the way that they enhance a moment, and we found that some of the makers of fine...
During the 82nd annual International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers trade show held in Las...
During the 82nd annual International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers trade show held in Las...
Back in the Pleistocene—the 1950s—mildness was the name of the game for most cigar smokers; Candela...
There was a time when the pipe was considered the intellectual’s smoke. In fact, one pipe company,...
Among the great pleasures associated with pipe smoking are discovering new tobaccos and having...
On the road to becoming one of the United States’ most successful self-made entertainers and...
Just like decanting a bold Cabernet or a 20-year port, lighting a cigar takes time. It’s an art...
It’s happened to the best of us. With a supply of distilled water always at the ready—and with...
Over the last several years, the popularity of Nicaraguan tobacco has risen dramatically, in part...
When we think of Thanksgiving, we can’t help but think of a grand holiday meal. On a day when...
The story is legendary among cigar enthusiasts: In 1962, with the stroke of a pen, President John F...
During the final night gala at the Habanos Festival in Cuba each winter, an auction of serious...
Along with carts and clubs, a commonly encountered item on any golf course worth its greens fees is...
Even back in the days when he was producing La Gloria Cubana, Ernesto Perez-Carrillowas not known...
Cigar smokers have cause to be especially joyous this season, for not since the Great Cigar Boom of...
Pepin Garcia and his family-owned My Father Cigars company in Estelí, Nicaragua, has garnered a...
Given the ongoing presence of vampires in the media, plus a fascination with the zombie apocalypse...
Although the late William S. Paley founded the Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS) in 1928, he got...
It is an axiom that as much as 80 percent of a cigar’s flavor comes from its wrapper. But what if...
Photography by Cordero Studios Celebrations and cigars have always gone hand in hand, and never...
The turn of the 20th century introduced monumental changes to the civilized world. From all corners...