Cigars

BEHIND the LEAF: An Interview with AL MICALLEF

Al Micallef is a renowned Fort Worth, Texas businessman and innovator. His dossier is a diverse one. He’s been an entrepreneur his whole life. Dating back to his young roots in Detroit as the proverbial lemonade stand kid, Christmas tree lot owner, and as a ru...

SWINGING LONDON CIGAR SCENE

Our trusted British cigar bloke navigates us through the top smoking spots in town. by Nick Hammond THERE was a time when London was an indisputable cigar Mecca, second perhaps only to Havana itself. Those w...

Gran Habano Announces Los Tres Reyes Magos

Miami, Florida, November 30th, 2016- Gran Habano announces the release of Los Tres Reyes Magos, a limited-edition box of culebra style cigars just in time for the holidays. Los Tres Reyes Magos or "The Three Kings," is a box of 10 culebras (32x7") that util...

Gear Guide: Gramm Works

By Benjamin Winokur Cigar ashtrays and travel humidors seem to be a dime-a-dozen these days. There are hundreds, if not thousands of cigar accessories out on the market today that are designed to improve your ...

The V CUT Smoke Shop & Lounge

By Paul O’Brien Cruising West along Melrose Avenue, the trend center of the universe, you’ll hit a pair of landmarks that have anchored the Fairfax District for decades: the Fred Segal clothing shops, and th...

Rocky Mountain Snapshot: Cattle Baron Cigars

by Greg Mays Who? Cattle Baron Cigars has an interesting enough story to draw me in: a Montana cattleman, Bryan Mussard found that a favorite part of his day was driving cattle with a cigar in hand and a mixture of cranberry juice and iced tea to sip. ...
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Rocky Mountain Snapshot: Asylum 13

by Greg Mays Asylum 13 provided every attendee of Rocky Mountain Cigar Festival with a single-torch lighter, and at their booth they had a large selection of their standard line, along with several styles of...
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Rocky Mountain Cigar Festival 2016

By: Greg Mays The Rocky Mountain Cigar Festival in Colorado is quickly becoming one of the premier events for cigar enthusiasts in the country. This was year 7 for the Festival, which provides an opportunity...
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Rocky Mountain Cigar Festival Snapshot: Foundry Cigar

by Greg Mays Foundry Cigar was proudly touting their brand-new Time Flies series of cigar at Rocky Mountain Cigar Festival. Creative Director Michael Giannini was proudly showcasing the custom Day of the Dead cigar boxes he's had custom-made for a special b...