Gotham Cigars Blog

King Edward Cigars -A classic brand and great everyday smoke

Posted by Puffy Pete on 8th Aug 2018

King Edward The SevethThere is something to be said for any product that lasts for a century in the cigar market. Seldom do brands last for this long and still maintain the high quality, original flavor that fills their customers with nostalgia. Well, there is one such product in the stogie world, King Edwards Cigars. If you have never had any of the King Edward cigars or cigarillos, then you can by no means call yourself an aficionado. The King Edward brand has been around for a century and sti … read more

What new cigar is hitting tobacconists around the country?

Posted by Puffy Pete on 31st Jul 2018

The tobacco world is buzzing about the newest cigar in town. The Macanudo Inspirado Red, released earlier this year, has got cigar aficionados talking. The Macanudo Inspirado Red belongs to the Inspirado line of the Scandinavian Tobacco Group (STG). Otherwise known for their mild-bodied cigars, STG turned the tables this time around and went for a magnificently aged full-bodied cigar. About the Macanudo Inspirado Red Stogie lovers, me included, love that this cigar went all out regarding … read more

​What is the right way to cut a cigar?

Posted by Puffy Pete on 16th Jul 2018

Different ways to enjoy a cigarCigar lovers will agree with me that smoking a stogie is a bit of a liturgy. It has its routines and rituals that make the experience wholesome. It all starts with selecting the perfect cigar and then comes the cutting. A poorly cut cigar can ruin your smoking experience and the general feel of the cigar. If the cut is too large, it affects the draw and the rate of the burn. You may also end up with tons of tobacco debris in your mouth with every draw. If the cut i … read more

Quorum Cigars have incredible flavor for the price!

Posted by Puffy Pete on 9th Jul 2018

If you haven’t tried Quorum cigars, then you are missing out on a great deal! Made by J. C. Newman, Quorum cigars are one of the most underrated cigars on the market. While they don’t have much of the buzz that other cigar brands share, aficionados who have their ear to the ground are well aware of the Quorum brand. After all, how else do Quorum cigars maintain their position as one of the best-selling bundle cigars on the market? It is no lie that most stogie lovers scoff at a short-f … read more

Why are all Al Capone Cigars so good?

Posted by Puffy Pete on 28th Jun 2018

AL CAPONE CIGARSDo you ever feel the need for a robust cigar but don’t have the time for a 2-hour stogie? Who doesn’t? Well, that is precisely what Al Capone cigars were meant for. Al Capone Cigars, fondly referred to as Cigarillos, are small cigarette-size cigars that you can smoke on the move when you are pressed for time, or just for the heck of it. They come in both filtered and unfiltered versions which breed a common misconception that they are just cigarettes made to look like cigars. Do … read more

Baccarat- a great everyday smoke!

Posted by Puffy Pete on 21st Jun 2018

Baccarat BrandMy friends and I love to talk stogies. We talk about strength, flavor, brands, and the legends behind them. We don’t agree on much, but the one thing that we agree one is the position that Baccarat cigars hold on our stogie hall of fame. Baccarat cigars are without a doubt one of the most famous and popular cigars out there. They are ranked the most popular cigars in the US and the number one buy in both affordability and demand. Baccarat cigars are legendary for their flavor, espe … read more

5 reasons why you should try the Chateau Series by Fuente

Posted by Puffy Pete on 14th Jun 2018

One of the most revered brands of cigars in the world.The Arturo Fuente brand history is full of intrigue, tragedy, and unparalleled business suave. After surviving two revolutions, two fire tragedies, and a 22-year break, the Arturo Fuente brand developed into one of the most revered brands of cigars in the world. The Arturo Fuente company produces over 30 million cigars per year from their large tobacco farms and six cigar factories in the Dominican Republic and are loved for their robust flav … read more

Montecristo Espada - one of the best underrated cigars

Posted by Puffy Pete on 5th Jun 2018

Why is the Montecristo Espada one of the best smokes of all time? For starters, the Espada is the only Montecristo cigar that is a Nicaraguan Puro. Released in 2014, the Espada is exquisitely vintage with every element of its construction. If you are looking for an authentic taste of vintage elegance backed by the signature Montecristo strength, then the Montecristo Espada is the cigar to smoke.History of Montecristo EspadaFor the first time in the history of making award-worthy cigars … read more

The Bold Cao Brazilia a must try if you are a cigar smoker!

Posted by Puffy Pete on 25th May 2018

The Brasil Inspired SeriesCigar enthusiasts know there is no brand in the market quite like the CAO brand. Although relatively new to the cigar world, the CAO company has managed to catapult the Brazilian blend of tobaccos to the forefront. CAO brand cigars have taken the market by storm, and stogie lovers cannot get enough of their dark, full-bodied, delectable cigars. Admittedly, I am among the enthusiasts who cannot get enough of CAO cigars. And while am at it, I want to review CAO Brazilia.T … read more

Camacho Connecticut - a really good mild cigar ?

Posted by Smoking Sammy on 15th May 2018

Camacho Connecticut a blend with a formidable kick and zest that doesn’t back downIf you are a cigar enthusiast, then you have come across the Camacho brand. Camacho is a trendy brand with equally powerful cigars to boot. While we can talk all day about Camacho brands with their unique flavors and strengths, today we’ll speak about the Camacho Connecticut cigar. Camacho is well known and loved for their full-bodied, flavorful, and intense cigars. A Camacho kind of person is one who reveres … read more