If you’ve never heard of C. Gars or their auctions, you are not alone. After all, most folks don’t have tens of thousands of dollars (or pounds, as this is a UK auction) to burn on ultra-rare cigars and humidors. Still, it sure is fun to read about how much money other people were willing to spend on some of these lots. Here is a rundown of some of the most jaw-dropping items to hit the auction block—and just how high the bidding went.
Arkham 50×5 By Asylum Cigars Think Dominican cigars can’t be strong? Think again. Asylum’s Arkham cigars introduce an unconventional cigar type to the brand’s solid stable of premiums – the full-bodied Dominican puro. While it’s certainly not the first cigar of this type, the Arkham’s hearty blend of all-Dominican leaves represents a seldom-seen segment in […]
The PCA trade show was a busy time for the Rocky Patel brand. Not only did they finally unveil the much-anticipated Rocky Patel Sixty, but other blends as well. Perhaps most notable is a pair of cigars releasing in the coming months that will appeal to very different tastes.
Caldwell Long Live the King Mad Mofo cigars A lavish limited release from 2021 PCA kings Caldwell Cigar Co., the Mad Mofo puts a dark and delicious twist on the best-selling Long Live The King cigar. Wrapping a juicy Mexican San Andrés leaf around its core of Indonesian binder and Corojo 98, Habano, and Pennsylvania […]
The Best Piramides Cigars While closely related to the torpedo and belicoso vitolas, piramides are set apart by one unique defining characteristic – its gradual taper starting at the head continues all the way down to its foot, effectively creating a “pyramid”-like shape that encompasses the entire cigar. This creates a concentration of flavors that […]