Cigars

Visit Cigar & Spirits Magazine at IPCPR July 17-21

The International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association trade show, the biggest event of the year is happening July 17-21 in New Orleans and Cigar & Spirits Magazine, an official sponsor of the IPCPR will be there with a huge booth and lounge! The...

Grant Batson Joins Drew Estate

The custom pipe maker will head up company's pipe division. By John B. Virata Drew Estates has hired Grant Batson to head up the company’s pipe division, including the Drew Estates Classics pipe tobacco l...

Cigar Oasis Releases Smart Humidor

The Smart Humidor brand will officially launch on July 17, 2015. By Cari Jorgensen Last year, Next Generation was released by Cigar Oasis. This product line of electronic humidifiers controls cigar humidor humidity. Cigar enthusiasts can set their desire...

Arnold’s Rules for Smoking a Cigar

After congratulating The Tonight Show's Jimmy Fallon for his cameo in Jurassic World, Arnold Schwarzenegger blasted Jimmy Fallon for not listening to his advice on what to do when smoking a cigar for the first ...

Cigar Review: León Jimenes Prestige Robusto

In addition to outstanding appearance and uniformity, the feel of the cigar was firm and consistent the entire length By J.V. Bolkan León Jimenes Prestige Robusto 5 x 50 Wrapper: Connecticut Filler: Dominican Binder: Dominican The oldest cigar m...

For Your Humidor: 102 Cigars Rated!

Ratings are the average based on a blind tasting of each cigar by our expert panel of eight cigar connoisseurs, who together possess more than 100 years of cigar-smoking expertise. To provide feedback on any...

Cigar Tax Killed in Louisiana

The senate finance committee inserted an amendment to raise the tax, which the legislative conference committee removed.  By John B. VIrata The International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Association l...

For Your Humidor: 30 Cigars Rated Including Cubans!

This month we rate 30 cigars, and now we have included Cubans in the mix. Check out our ratings and see if your favorite cigar has been rated. If not, stay tuned because more cigars are rated every month.  Ratings are the average based on a blind tasting of e...

Cigar Etiquette

The cigar lifestyle is about keeping things friendly and courteous. By The Cigar Guys: Alex Lukoff and Tony Wilson Sometimes it’s good to get some perspective. Take video conferencing, for example. It’s p...