Cigars

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 line and the Drew Estate Pipe Collection by Tsuge. ...

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 humido...

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 ...

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 last week announced that it has defeated a 5 percen...

Danno Cigar from Miami Cigar & Co. Unveiled

The Danno cigar, which honors Miranda's late son, is 7 x 56 and only 3,000 boxes will be produced. By John B. Virata Miami Cigar & Company has unveiled its limited edition Nestor Miranda Collection Danno cigar, which is an offshoot of the Nestor Mira...

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...