Cigar News: Best-Selling Premium Cigar Brand and Esteemed Napa Valley Vintner Create Limited Edition Cigar

Macanudo, America’s best-selling premium cigar brand and Flint Knoll, a Napa Valley-based, boutique winery that crafts limited production, world-class wines, have collaborated to create Macanudo Estate Reserve Flint Knoll, a one-of-a-kind, limited-edition expression that highlights the similarities between two crafts, cigars and wine. This special release draws its finesse from the French Oak barrels that Read more about Cigar News: Best-Selling Premium Cigar Brand and Esteemed Napa Valley Vintner Create Limited Edition Cigar[…]

Cigar News: Cohiba®Launches New Edition of Weller by Cohiba

Cohiba® will release a second iteration of Weller by Cohiba. The limited-edition blend marks the first Cohiba blend to be made with bourbon barrel-aged tobacco. Developed in partnership with Weller Bourbon, the 2022 Weller by Cohiba blend features a Connecticut-grown Broadleaf binder leaf that has been aged in authentic Weller Bourbon barrels transported from the Read more about Cigar News: Cohiba®Launches New Edition of Weller by Cohiba[…]

Cigar News: General Cigar and Espinosa Cigars Release Final Warzone Expression

General Cigar and Espinosa Cigars will release the third and final expression of the critically-acclaimed Warzone trilogy with “Warzone Rabito.” Fusing the respective styles of General Cigar and Espinosa Cigars, Warzone Rabito uses wrapper tobacco from General Cigar, along with binder and filler tobacco from Espinosa.  Erik Espinosa said; “Warzone has been a very successful collaboration, so it should come as no surprise that Justin Andrews and I wanted to Read more about Cigar News: General Cigar and Espinosa Cigars Release Final Warzone Expression[…]

Cigar News: Watch Out For The Revamped Sancho Panza

The entire Sancho Panza line has been modernized and the brand’s three updated collections have begun shipping this week. Matt Wilson, senior brand manager of Sancho Panza said: “Sancho Panza has always been a dependable, tried and true smoke, where the first puff is the same as the last. Cigar culture has evolved and so Read more about Cigar News: Watch Out For The Revamped Sancho Panza[…]

Cigar News: General Cigar Files Declaratory Judgement Lawsuit Against Fuente in Trademark Dispute

General Cigar Company, the premium cigar subsidiary of Scandinavian Tobacco Group, announces today that the company has filed a declaratory judgment trademark lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia against Fuente Cigar Ltd. and Fuente Marketing Ltd. In a demand letter dated July 5, 2022, and subsequent email, Fuente Read more about Cigar News: General Cigar Files Declaratory Judgement Lawsuit Against Fuente in Trademark Dispute[…]

Cigar News: Macanudo Gold Label Returns to Retail

Macanudo Gold Label is making its annual return next month and will mark the brand’s 20th anniversary with a new, limited edition size available this year only. Macanudo Gold Label will ship to retailers between May 1 and July 29, 2022 or until this year’s allotment has been depleted. A total of eight frontmarks will Read more about Cigar News: Macanudo Gold Label Returns to Retail[…]

Cigar News: Cohiba Announces Expansion of the the Serie M

General Cigar announces that Cohiba Serie M, the first collection of Cohiba to be handcrafted by artisans in the U.S., will be released in a new, limited edition size for 2022. Cohiba Serie M is the result of a collaboration between General Cigar’s Cohiba team and the family-owned El Titan de Bronze Cigar Factory. The Read more about Cigar News: Cohiba Announces Expansion of the the Serie M[…]

Cigar News: El Rey del Mundo adding the “Naturals Collection”

El Rey del Mundo, the legendary Honduran brand that became available in all retail channels in February 2021, is adding a new full time expression to its lineup. Called “El Rey del Mundo Naturals,” the collection ships to retail in March and features a completely different blend from the Sumatra version of El Rey del Read more about Cigar News: El Rey del Mundo adding the “Naturals Collection”[…]

Cigar News: Club Macanudo Opens New Location in Kuala Lumpur

Club Macanudo has opened its first location in Southeast Asia, with the launch of Club Macanudo Kuala Lumpur. Located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur’s upscale shopping and entertainment district of Jalan Ampang, and just steps away from the iconic Petronas Twin Towers, the new Club Macanudo location is part of The Shoppes at Four Read more about Cigar News: Club Macanudo Opens New Location in Kuala Lumpur[…]

Cigar News: Partagas Presents the Añejo

Partagas is launching “Añejo,” a refined cigar named for the profoundly-aged wrapper tobaccos that define its appearance and its taste. Handcrafted at General Cigar Dominicana and shipping to retailers on March 1, Partagas Añejo is a dimensional blend that starts off mellow and builds to a medium-bodied experience as the smoke progresses. Notes of wood, Read more about Cigar News: Partagas Presents the Añejo[…]

Cigar News: Punch Knuckle Buster Adds Maduro Expression

Punch Knuckle Buster, the bold and wallet-friendly collection that debuted in February 2020, is adding a Maduro expression to its lineup. John Hakim, brand manager for Punch stated: “We created Punch Knuckle Buster to be a ‘go to’ for smokers who wanted a well-made, no-nonsense blend at an accessible price. With Knuckle Buster Maduro, we’re Read more about Cigar News: Punch Knuckle Buster Adds Maduro Expression[…]

Cigar News: Welcome the Behemoth La Gloria Cubana Serie R No. 8

La Gloria Cubana Serie R, a collection best known for its beefy ring gauges and refined, full-bodied palate, is getting a new vitola that marks the brand’s largest size to date. Called La Gloria Cubana Serie R No 8, the powerhouse cigar measures 7” x 70 and delivers a bold, piquante experience derived from its Read more about Cigar News: Welcome the Behemoth La Gloria Cubana Serie R No. 8[…]

Cigar News: Punch Rare Corojo Returns with Resurrected Frontmark

Punch Rare Corojo strikes again. The seasonal collection has begun making its annual return to retailers earlier this month, with a frontmark pulled from the Punch archives. The 2022 release of Punch Rare Corojo marks the addition of Aristocrat, a burly 6.125” x 40/54 figurado. This special size was originally made at the Villazon factory, Read more about Cigar News: Punch Rare Corojo Returns with Resurrected Frontmark[…]

Cigar News: Diesel Launches 3rd “Sunday Gravy” Expression

Diesel is rolling out its third Sunday Gravy release with “Rosamarino,” a Nicaraguan puro made with premium tobacco from the country’s main growing regions. In a nod to the layered smoking experience this blend delivers, Rosamarino takes its name from the Italian translation of rosemary, a popular herb that lends complexity to any dish in Read more about Cigar News: Diesel Launches 3rd “Sunday Gravy” Expression[…]