• Trinidad Espiritu Series No. 2 Toro
    by Brooks Whittington on April 11, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    In 2019, Altadis U.S.A. announced the first blend in a brand new three-part series to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Trinidad brand, each of which is inspired by a different country. The first addition was the Espiritu No.1, a Nicaraguan puro packaged in boxes adorned with bright and colorful art inspired by Havana, Cuba The post Trinidad Espiritu Series No. 2 Toro appeared first on halfwheel.

  • Watch: Charlie Minato on Fuente & Meerapfel Present: Meet The Professor (9:00 P.M. EDT)
    by Charlie Minato on April 11, 2021 at 12:00 am

    Today and tomorrow, the Fuente & Meerapfel Present: Meet The Professor live show is hosting a 26-hour live stream. At 9:00 P.M. EDT I will be hosting the show. Because trying to do anything for 26 hours straight is not easy, the show has invited a variety of journalists to host the show for an hour The post Watch: Charlie Minato on Fuente & Meerapfel Present: Meet The Professor (9:00 P.M. EDT) appeared first on halfwheel.

  • Forged Cigar Co. Plans La Gloria Cubana Medio Tiempo
    by Charlie Minato on April 10, 2021 at 7:30 pm

    Add Forged Cigar Co. to the list of companies trying to capitalize on the trend of medio tiempo tobaccos. The La Gloria Cubana Medio Tiempo is a new line coming from the Forged Cigar Co., a sister company to General Cigar Co. According to listings from retailers, it will use an Ecuadorian Sumatran wrapper over The post Forged Cigar Co. Plans La Gloria Cubana Medio Tiempo appeared first on halfwheel.

  • Yannabis Cigar Humidor
    by Charlie Minato on April 10, 2021 at 3:24 pm

    While most of the humidors included in this series of reviews have come from brands you have heard of, today’s review is from one you almost certainly have not. Cigar Humidor Case with Humidifier and Hygrometer, Orange, Spanish Cedar Wood (Holds Up to 100-125 Cigars). That’s the name of the review. It comes from a The post Yannabis Cigar Humidor appeared first on halfwheel.

  • General Cigar Co. Plans Macanudo Inspirado Brazilian Shade
    by Charlie Minato on April 9, 2021 at 9:01 pm

    The Macanudo Inspirado line will be getting an extension with a rather unique wrapper: Connecticut shade tobacco grown in Brazil. Next week, General Cigar Co. is expected to announce the Macanudo Inspirado Brazilian Shade, a new limited edition line that—according to postings from retailers—will use a Connecticut shade wrapper grown in Bahia, Brazil over a The post General Cigar Co. Plans Macanudo Inspirado Brazilian Shade appeared first on halfwheel.

  • Oettinger Davidoff AG to relaunch its Zino brand
    by Press Release on April 9, 2021 at 8:41 am

    Oettinger Davidoff AG relaunches its Zino cigar line for open minded and spontaneous aficionados.

  • Cigar News: Mombacho Cigars Taps Indiana Ortez for General Manager -Nicaraguan Operations
    by bostonjimmie on April 8, 2021 at 6:25 pm

    Mombacho Cigars S.A. has hired Indiana Ortez as General Manager for the company’s Nicaraguan operations. The company continues its announcements of 15th year anniversary strategic changes as it prepares for an exciting new chapter in its history. Indiana brings years of deep tobacco knowledge and a fresh energy to Mombacho’s production team. Hailing from Nicaragua’s Read more about Cigar News: Mombacho Cigars Taps Indiana Ortez for General Manager -Nicaraguan Operations

  • Cigar News: Protocol Cigars Announces the Sir Robert Peel Corona Gorda
    by bostonjimmie on April 8, 2021 at 6:10 pm

    Let’s start with – this is Phenomenal… This new size is Juan Cancel’s favorite vitola! Protocol Cigars is proud to announce the first line extension in the Lawmen Series. The Sir Robert Peel, both natural and maduro, will be offered in a Corona Gorda 5-5/8 X 46 format. This time however, the company has gone Read more about Cigar News: Protocol Cigars Announces the Sir Robert Peel Corona Gorda

  • Crowned Heads Teases Las Calaveras 2021
    by Charlie Minato on April 8, 2021 at 6:00 pm

    This year’s Las Calaveras release will feature some notable changes from years prior. Today, Crowned Heads posted a picture of the four vitolas of Las Calaveras Edición Limitada 2021. It shows four cigars, no belicoso, and one with a pigtail. This would mark the first time since 2018 there won’t be a torpedo size made The post Crowned Heads Teases Las Calaveras 2021 appeared first on halfwheel.

  • Pacific Cigar Co. launches Harimau Malaya Regional Edition
    by Samuel Spurr on April 8, 2021 at 5:44 pm

    Pacific Cigar Company launched the San Cristobal de la Habana Exclusivo Malasia on Thursday 8 April. The cigar, nicknamed “Harimau Malaya” the “Malaysian Tiger”, is the first regional edition for Malaysia and is a Montesco-sized robusto extra cigar measuring 5 1/8 x 55 (130mm x 55).