Oh, behave — this one is Austin Powers smooth…

My Rating: 8/10

Wrapper: Cuba

Binder: Cuba

Filler: Cuba

Ring Gauge: 48

Size: Perfecto (also known as a Británicas Extra within the factories of Cuba)

I recently subscribed to MANUH Cigars out of the UK (worth checking out). …


Cuba’s four most important tobacco growing regions.

As explained in a previous article, No – Cigars are not “like cigarettes”, I outlined the tobacco growing process and its importance in the crafting of premium cigars. But where does this process occur? Where is the best tobacco in the world grown and harvested? …


Good evening from CIGARRO.

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Cohiba 1966 Edición Limitada 2011

The 1966 Edición Limitada 2011 commemorates Cohiba’s 45th anniversary and is named for the year that Cohiba — the flagship brand of Habanos — was created.

Check it out…


Yes — there is more than one way to cut your cigar. And yes, it matters.

In my recent overview of the various shapes and sizes of cigars, I mentioned that I used to find cigars somewhat intimidating. I didn’t know what to buy, what brand was what, or why…


My Rating: 8/10

Wrapper: Cuba

Binder: Cuba

Filler: Cuba

Ring Gauge: 52

Size: 6.5 inches

This past weekend, I had the pleasure of smoking a 2011 limited edition Cohiba. …


“A boutique cigar maker, cigars vs cigarettes, & Michael Jordan on 6 cigars per day”

Good afternoon,

Today marks the first ever newsletter from CIGARRO — a weekly note on cigars and cigar culture, delivered to your inbox every Sunday afternoon.

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H. Upmann Magnum 54

Another beautiful smoke from H. Upmann. Smooth, mild (but not too mild), with a sizeable ring gauge. …


Spice, a lot of spice.

My Rating: 7/10

Where to Buy: Cigar Man

Wrapper: Connecticut Shade x Brazilian Mata Fina (hybrid seed)

Binder: Habana Dominicano

Filler: Dominican Criollo ’98, Dominicano Corojo Ligero, Nicaraguan Habano

Ring Gauge: 50

Size: Robusto (or Corretto on Caldwell Cigars)

On Friday afternoon, as August long…


Another beautiful smoke from H. Upmann (no surprise…)

My Rating: 8/10

Where to Buy: Cigar Man

Wrapper: Cuba

Binder: Cuba

Filler: Cuba

Ring Gauge: 54

Size: Robusto

This robusto by H. Upmann is almost a home run. Smooth, mild (but not too mild), with a sizeable ring gauge. …


Handmade cigars are a natural product, made of 100% unaltered tobacco… and the production process is impressively artisanal.

Premium handmade cigars are made of 100% unadulterated tobacco. No cigar leaf is chemically treated or artificially flavoured.

I take issue with people equate cigar smoking to cigarette smoking. Yes, you smoke…


When I first became interested in premium cigars, I’d often walk into my local cigar shop (Thomas Hinds Tobacconist) and leave without purchasing a single cigar. I had no idea what to buy, what brand was what, or why some cigars were darker than others. I also didn’t understand why…

Mason Nowak

Cigar enthusiast.

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