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It’s a family affair…[Alec Bradley The Lineage Toro]
September 18, 2017

It’s a family affair…[Alec Bradley The Lineage Toro]

Keeping up with the Rubins…

In 1996 Alan Rubin founded a new cigar line named after his two sons, Alec and Bradley.

They’d have to wait 18 years …
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Finally! We’ve got ’em in stock…Drew Estate Unico Series!
April 6, 2017

Finally! We’ve got ’em in stock…Drew Estate Unico Series!

By  •  Cigars, Cigar Deals, Cigar

A place for the “unique ones”

When you think of cigar companies, you probably think of Cuban emigres in Miami, the Dominican Republic, Nicaragua or Honduras. But just like …
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Alec Bradley American Classic Blend Robusto [COTW]
November 8, 2016

Alec Bradley American Classic Blend Robusto [COTW]

“If you can’t send money, send tobacco.” -George Washington (to the Continental Congress, 1776)

George Washington understood the way to his men’s hearts, and how to lift their …
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Cigar Spotlight: La Gloria Cubana
May 8, 2015

Cigar Spotlight: La Gloria Cubana

By  •  General, Cigar

La Gloria Cubana’s core brand contains a wide range of vitolas, so you’ll find a size that fits your style. Long modeled on classic Cuban cigars, the La Gloria Cubana …
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Cigar Spotlight: La Flor Dominicana Double Ligero
May 6, 2015

Cigar Spotlight: La Flor Dominicana Double Ligero

By  •  General, Cigar

When veteran cigar smokers want a smoke that is both powerful and complex, they select a stick like the Double Ligero from LFD.

As you likely know, the term “ligero” …
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Cigar Spotlight: Montesino Cigars
May 5, 2015

Cigar Spotlight: Montesino Cigars

By  •  General, Cigar

Would you like to have a handful of Fuente-crafted cigars in the price range of $2.50-$5 per stick? Montesino cigars offer that kind of value in most of the vitolas. …
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Cigar Spotlight: Graycliff Crystal
May 3, 2015

Cigar Spotlight: Graycliff Crystal

By  •  General, Cigar

The varied 270-year history of the Graycliff Hotel is fascinating, and we’ve written about it in this space. It is now owned by Enrico and Anna Maria Garzaroli who re-opened …
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Cigar Spotlight: Jaime Garcia Reserva
May 2, 2015

Cigar Spotlight: Jaime Garcia Reserva

By  •  General, Cigar

Jaime Garcia is the master blender of My Father cigars, one of the highest-rated brands in the industry. He is the son of the well-respected Jose “Pepin” Garcia who was …
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Cigar Spotlight: Joya de Nicaragua Antaño 1970
May 1, 2015

Cigar Spotlight: Joya de Nicaragua Antaño 1970

By  •  General, Cigar

When the Cuban Embargo went into effect in 1961, most cigar manufacturers outside of Cuba were ill-prepared for the loss of their supply of Cuban tobacco. A few, like Fuente, …
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Cigar Lighting Do’s and Don’ts
April 23, 2015

Cigar Lighting Do’s and Don’ts

By  •  Cigar

Getting a cigar going on the right foot (wait, they only have one foot!) is important. We mean getting it properly lighted is a vital step in enjoying a relaxing …
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