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Why is The Acid Kuba Kuba The Best Infused Cigar?

For a long time, flavored cigars were dismissed as gateway cigars. They were seen as cheap knockoffs only enjoyed by unseasoned smokers.Not anymore. Drew Estate flipped the script when they created their infamous brand of delicious enigmatic cigars branded ACID. Even the name ACID sounds dangerous and enticing. ACID cigars are among t…

Gurkha Warlord Hard to Find But a Keepsake

In the stogie world, Gurkha cigars are synonymous with exclusivity and prestige. They are among the most expensive cigars in the market.Gurkha cigars have often been associated with royalty and celebrities. In fact, these stogies are so badass, they were the official smokes for Bill Clinton in the White House, what?! That’s how Gurkha Cigars e…

Davidoff Mini Cigarillos, Luxurious Smokes

Ever so often, the craving for a premium smoke hits when you don’t have enough time to clip a full-sized stogie.And you know a sophisticated palate will not fall for a vile flavoured mass-market cigarillo. So, what brand of cigarillo will satisfy the craving?This is a question that lingers on a majority of cigar aficionados. Well, we crack…

San Lotano Requiem Maduro | Gotham Cigars

San Lotano Requiem Maduro is not a new cigar. This cigar has been around since 2011. But do not knock it just because its been around for a while. This bad boy is still as popular as when it was first released.A Little HistorySan Lotano Requiem Maduro is a cigar line from the San Lotano Series by AJ Fernandez.Until the San Lotano Series, AJ Fe…

Bellas Artes Cigar by AJ Fernandez Nicaraguan Hybrid

In the cigar world, no one blends like AJ Fernandez. This master blender is arguably the most sought-after blender of this era. So, when cigar lovers caught wind of a new proprietary blend from AJ Fernandez, feverish exuberance was obvious.AJ Fernandez announced the release of Bellas Artes in early 2016. Bellas Artes is the Spanish phrase for “…

Oliva Connecticut Reserve Cigars | Gotham Cigars

One of the best Connecticut Shade Cigars?How does one describe perfection? When Oliva decided to temporarily deviate from their norm of making full-bodied cigars to a mild one, cigar enthusiasts had no idea what was in store for them.Oliva Cigar Co. is a cigar giant renowned for exquisite full-bodied stogies featuring flavourful Nicaraguan blen…

The Top Selling Cigar Tins Right Now | Gotham Cigars

There is always a reason to have a smoke. Try as you may, you will never run out of excuses to have a cigar.The problem is time. Often the craving strikes for a stogie but you are just too busy to take a 2-hour break. This is why we have cigarillos.A cigarillo is basically a mini version of the full-size cigars you pack in your humidor. But the…

Why Try CAO Flavored Cigars? Gotham Cigars

Flavored cigars are the fastest growing sector in the cigar market. The flavoured cigars of yester years featured crap tobacco in homogenized wrappers and no binder. But the flavoured cigar game has changed.Gone are the days when flavoured cigars meant cheap, machine-churned stogies with a sickening noxious taste. Now, flavoured cigars particu…

Joya de Nicaragua Silver 50th anniversary

Once again, the cigar world is in the presence of royalty. The Joya de Nicaragua Silver is a new release cigar produced by Joya de Nicaragua for their 50th anniversary. Joya de Nicaragua Silver was released in July 2018 at the IPCPR 86th Annual Convention. It joins the Joya family of decadent cigars full of flavour and complexity.A little History…J…

Learn how to Store Cigars Without a Humidor!

A cigar man is a different calibre from the rest of the population. From the first day you smoke a stogie, whether its gifted or bought, you enter a new realm of living.A cigar collection, in my opinion, compares to that luxury car that you love and refer to as a “she”. You like to make sure “she” is clean and waxed and never left in the sun fo…

The Rise and Popularity of the Russian Cream Flavor!

Ever so often, the cigar world experiences a quirky new flavor that catapults itself from new to beloved in a matter of months. Cigar manufacturers constantly revamp their brands in a bid to attract a new kind customer. These innovative moves birth interesting flavors that sweep lovers of the leaf off their feet. One such flavor is the Russian…

Top 4 Reasons to Choose Al Capone Cigars

The Al Capone brand of cigars is so ingrained into the fabric of cigar enthusiasts around the world, it is difficult to imagine a world without them. Hand-rolled in Danli, Honduras, these little cigars have proven time and again to be the ultimate choice for a short smoke that kicks ass like a full size premium cigar. A little HistoryTh…