A Complete Guide To 601 Cigars One of the original “boutique” cigar brands of the modern era, 601 Cigars are handmade in Esteli at Erik Espinosa’s famed Nicaraguan La Zona factory. Known for their great strength and rich flavor derived from the finest Nicaraguan tobaccos, 601 cigars are a top choice for those who crave […]
H. Upmann Nicaragua AJ Fernandez Heritage Cigars An elegant elevation in rich and rounded character, the legendary H. Upmann label’s Nicaragua AJ Fernandez Heritage exudes delicious mastery in each draw. Medium-full in body, this exceptional cigar combines Cuban-seed Nicaraguan binder and long-fillers from AJ’s farms in Nicaragua inside a stunning, triple fermented Brazilian wrapper leaf […]
Even the most devoted aficionados may be unaware that February 27 is actually National Cigar Day. Sure, this is the perfect excuse to enjoy a high-end cigar (or two), but how did this particular date become associated with stogies? The answer lies back in the 19th century, with one Oscar Hammerstein.
Top 5 Full-Bodied Cigars of 2022 It’s difficult to fathom now that as recently as 25 years ago, full-bodied cigars weren’t all that common. During the cigar boom era of the 1990s, mellow smokes were all the rage, and stronger cigars essentially didn’t begin to occupy significant shelf space until the tail end of this […]
Fratello Oro Boxer cigars Wrapping a choice blend of Dominican and Nicaraguan long-fillers in an oily Ecuadorian Connecticut leaf, Fratello’s Oro cigar is an exercise in mellow and flavorful pleasure. Fratello Oro Boxer cigars, box of 20 The Boxer vitola is rolled into a precise box-pressed torpedo shape that lends itself to a clean, full […]