Gotham Cigars Blog

The New Montecristo Nicaragua; What’s the difference?

Posted by Blazing Bill on 7th Dec 2018

How do you tweak perfection? This had to be the lingering question as Montecristo, and AJ Fernandez contemplated the production of the newest Montecristo line, the Montecristo Nicaragua.Dubbed the brainchild of Abdel Fernandez and Rafael Nodal, the Montecristo Nicaragua is the newest addition to the Montecristo “Core Line” after the White, Classic, Original, and Platinum series’. About Montecristo NicaraguaCigar connoisseurs know that Montecristo cigars need no introduction. Since th … read more

The hottest new flavors from Sweet Woods

Posted by Blazing Bill on 30th Nov 2018

Sweet Woods LeafThe cigar market is incredibly ripe for lovers of the leaf. Cigar connoisseurs, as well as newbies, are spoilt for choice. Age old brands are keeping the aficionados content with rich, full-bodied cigars that would take a newbie’s head right off. On the other hand, newer brands are churning mild, flavor-filled, mass market cigars to appeal to the newbies and occasional smokers. The demand for cigars is at an all-time high. Cigar companies are enjoying heights of 20 percent … read more

Connecticut...one of the best selling Camachos!

Posted by Blazing Bill on 9th Nov 2018

CAMACHO CONNECTICUT CIGARS…ONE OF THE BEST SELLING CAMACHOS!Gone are the days when a full-flavored cigar translated to a full-strength cigar. Market demands are gradually changing, especially in the stogie world.As cigars steadily creep into the mainstream market, cigar makers are in turn continually upping the ante in innovation and craftsmanship to appeal not only to cigar aficionados, but also cigar newbies. Top among the companies that flawlessly blend timeless legacy with avant-garde ingenu … read more

​Ashton Aged Maduro Cigars

Posted by Blazing Bill on 29th Oct 2018

Trust your tasteCigar aficionados, myself included, are not easy to please. Our palates have had years of seasoning which is why I can easily pick out a well-done cigar from a sea of decent smokes. I believe that a sublime cigar cannot come from a mediocre company. Perfection comes from far more than the need for money; it comes from passion. Nowhere is this more evident than in Ashton Cigars. Ashton Cigars HistoryThe Ashton brand in the cigar world is one of the most acclaimed brands kno … read more

Tatiana Cigars are the best flavored cigars in America!

Posted by Puffy Pete on 19th Oct 2018

Tatiana CigarsEver wondered why cigar connoisseurs prefer non-flavored cigars to flavored? It is because very few brands in the stogie world want to use premium tobacco on flavored cigars or take the time to create delicious flavoring. The term “flavored cigar” often conjures visions of mediocre short fillers with tacky flavoring that ends up tasting like a car freshener. This scenario, however, could not be further from the truth when it comes to Tatiana Cigars.Tatiana Cigars are the perfect … read more

The new Romeo Y Julieta 1875 Nicaragua

Posted by Puffy Pete on 11th Oct 2018

1875 NicaraguaCigar connoisseurs and lovers of the leaf are tipping their caps to the new Romeo y Julieta 1875 Nicaragua cigar that came on to the market in July 2018. This phenomenal Nicaraguan Puro is rocking full flavors from vintage tobaccos with the excellence we have all come to expect from the Plasencia family. From the look of things, the Romeo y Julieta 1875 Nicaragua is destined to become a classic among cigar enthusiasts.A Little HistoryRomeo y Julieta is an enormous name in th … read more

Black and Mild are the number 1 cigars in the US!

Posted by Puffy Pete on 26th Sep 2018

BLACK AND MILD CIGARSThe Black and Mild brand of cigars is a benchmark in quality and value. Crafted from premium quality pipe tobacco and brimming with awesome flavors and aromas, Black and Mild cigars are a fan favorite both within the US and across the world. The decision to use pipe tobacco as fillers for cigars, in our opinion, is nothing less than sheer genius. John Middleton, the brain behind Black and Mild cigars, decided that pipe tobacco should be enjoyed by a larger population … read more

Dean's Cigars – Great value for a filtered cigar

Posted by Puffy Pete on 14th Sep 2018

Dean's Filtered CigarsFiltered cigars are rapidly becoming the go-to smokes for cigar enthusiasts and casual smokers alike. The flavor and authentic tobacco filling deliver a smoking experience, unlike any cigarette. Among the most revered brands of filtered cigars are Dean Cigars.A Little HistoryDean Cigars are American, machine-made filtered cigars. Until April 2017, Dean Cigars were owned by M&R Holdings under the owner and founder of the brand, Dean Rouse. They are now owned by Oh … read more

Why are Padrons regarded as the best cigars on the market?

Posted by Puffy Pete on 30th Aug 2018

Padron Cigars one of the best cigars on the market.Few, if any cigar brands can hold a candle to Padron Cigars. Hailing from humble beginnings, Padron Cigars have carved an iconic name in the stogie world.Typically, most cigar brands appeal to either beginners or aficionados. Seldom will you find a brand that effortlessly walks the line between, but the Padron brand does. These cigars are loved for their rugged, rustic look and robust flavor which speaks to the hearts of aficionados and th … read more

​This cigar has the most flavor options

Posted by Puffy Pete on 22nd Aug 2018

White Owl CigarsThe subject of cigars is very close to my heart. Nothing gives me more pleasure than to talk stogies with friends while kicking back after a hard day’s work. We don’t agree on much, but the banter is top notch. Today I would like to broach one among the most popular cigar brands of all time, The White Owl.About the White Owl BrandThe White Owl Cigar brand is unlike any other in the industry. Tracing its roots from the late 19th century, this brand has obviously had time to weave … read more