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Cigar and Cognac Night With Jaguar

October 2nd, 2012 Posted in Cigars Tags:

Cigar and Cognac
Wednesday evening was a night to enjoy cognac and cigars at The Serena Hotel in Nairobi courtesy of Jaguar. Jaguar which is distributed by CMC motors returned to the Kenyan market in 2010 after a 50-year hiatus.
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Park Ridge Cigar Store Has Scent of Sports

September 26th, 2012 Posted in Cigars Tags:

varieties of cigars
The sign says “Around the World Cigars, Gifts” at 31 ½ Prospect in uptown Park Ridge. The smell inside suggests hundreds of stogie brands, wafting on both the shelves and when the humidor in back is opened.

But the reality is that the emporium brothers Alpesh and Ramesh Shah have operated for 15 years is really a hybrid of several genres appealing to all ages.
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Cigar Hunter: Smoking hot famous women smoking cigars

September 21st, 2012 Posted in Cigars Tags:

women smoking cigars
Let’s not pretend here: There’s something sexy about beautiful women who like cigars. There just is.

It’s not the same with cigarettes. Society has moved past the satin allure of Lauren Bacall and gone straight to the sandpaper voices of Patty & Selma Simpson at the Springfield DMV.
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Cigars Announced for Big Smoke Las Vegas Evenings

September 13th, 2012 Posted in Cigars Tags:

Cigars Announced
Cigar Aficionado’s 17th annual Big Smoke Las Vegas Weekend is less than two months away, and while the Saturday and Sunday seminars have already sold out, tickets for the Big Smoke Evening sessions are still available, and the list of cigars that will be passed out each night continues to grow.
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Getting with Scotch and Cigars

September 11th, 2012 Posted in Cigars Tags:

Scotch and Cigars
When a gentleman with an untamed beard and a kilt who self-styles himself as a Wild Scotsman takes the trouble to attend the IPCPR convention to announce his solidarity with cigars, he’s generally worth reckoning with. So when Jeffrey Topping asked us to taste some of the whisky he imports against cigars, we took him up on the challenge.
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Rusty Humphries Creates ‘El Presidente’ Cigar

September 5th, 2012 Posted in Cigars Tags:

'El Presidente' Cigar
TRN ENTERTAINMENT host RUSTY HUMPHRIES has created his own designer cigar for limited release. “EL PRESIDENTE,” dedicated to GEORGE WASHINGTON, is being released in a linited quantity of 300 boxes, 5,400 cigars in total. HUMPHRIES workes with DON LINO creator NESTOR MIRANDA and master blender JOSE “PEPIN” GARCIA on the cigar. Ream more »

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Scranton cigar maker will move operation to Dunmore

September 4th, 2012 Posted in Cigars Tags:

Scranton cigar maker
In 2013, the century-old Avanti Cigar Co. will mark another evolution.

The North Scranton-based company will relocate to Dunmore with a new partner and new business plan. Energy executive and Scranton native Tom Karam has joined the cigar company as a partner. After the new year, the company will move into a part of the former Thomson Consumer Electronics building.
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Cigar, pipe smoking up, along with risks

August 9th, 2012 Posted in Cigars Tags:

pipe smoking up
A recent press release issued by the Centers for Disease Control states that although there has been a drop nationally in cigarette use, there has been an increase in use of other forms of tobacco, specifically pipe (up 482 percent) and cigar use (up 233 percent). Ream more »

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Cigarette Smoking Falls While Other Tobacco Usage Rises

August 7th, 2012 Posted in Cigars Tags:

shape to cigarettes
A new report entitled “Consumption of Cigarettes and Combustible Tobacco – United States, 2000-2011″ from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, that is featured in this week’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, shows that tobacco use for rolling cigarettes has sharply risen since 2008 and offset the decrease in total cigarette consumption. Ream more »

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Cigarette smokers turning to cigars

August 6th, 2012 Posted in Cigars Tags:

Cigarette smokers turn
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Online Newsroom reported that, although cigarette consumption has shown “an 11-year downward trend with a 2.5 percent decline from 2010 to 2011, dramatic increases in use of non-cigarette smoked tobacco products have slowed the long decline in overall consumption of smoked tobacco products.”
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