Pairing Cigars and Beer

Pairing Cigars and Beer
Cigars and beer are a surprisingly natural pairing.. The savory and sweet notes of cigars blend well with the bitter, hoppy flavor of a wide range of light and dark beers.  You can create the perfect combination for your taste. However, you must take care to pair strong beers with strong cigars, and lighter beers with mild cigars. This is critical for keeping the flavors and aromas of either the cigar ...Continue

Cigar and Whisky and More Great Cigar Pairings

Cigar and Whisky and More Great Cigar Pairings
When you pair a good cigar with a delicious drink, you increase the complexity of the flavor profile. There’s more balance and more nuance on your palate. . Cigar and whisky combinations are the most highly valued marriages, but other beverages can complement the cigar just as well.  Cigar connoisseurs have long turned to beverages that provide additional flavors that can enrich, harmonize, or contrast with the creamy vanilla or caramel ...Continue

Can You Travel to Cuba Now?

Can You Travel to Cuba Now?
After decades of isolation and restriction, Cuba holds an allure for travelers like no other place on earth. With a warm, sunny climate, stunning scenery, and a rich cultural and political heritage, Cuba is a destination that travelers simply must visit. So, if you’re wondering: can you travel to Cuba? The good news is that most countries have significantly eased their travel restrictions in recent years. As of June 2019, there ...Continue

Cuban Food – Flavors and Style

Cuban Food – Flavors and Style
Cuban food is all about big flavors and enticing aromas. Its gastronomy evokes vibrant island culture and all that’s exotic about the Caribbean.   Cuba has a cuisine best experienced on the island, where indigenous products and time-honoured recipes still rule. Yet you can cook and sample your own Cuban food, especially some of the famous Cuban dishes.  This article explores the heart of Cuban food and many of the iconic flavours you ...Continue

Cuban Cars – Everything You Need to Know

Cuban Cars – Everything You Need to Know
Cuban Cars - Everything You Need To Know Vintage cars are one of Cuba’s legendary allures. These classic Cuban cars are almost exclusively from before the 1960s, yet they’re not rusty ruins. On any Cuban streets you’ll find a wonderful assortment of carefully preserved classic bars - they’re not Cuban car models, but they feel as Cuban as rum and cigars. Part of Cuba’s allure for visitors is that the island is ...Continue

Exclusive Review: Cohiba Talismán Edición Limitada 2017

Exclusive Review: Cohiba Talismán Edición Limitada 2017
The Cohiba Talisman is a Cuban cigar legend of mythic proportions. Launched just a few years ago, the Cohiba Talisman Edicion Limitada 2017 is the seventh Cohiba to wear the Edicion Limitada band. It has proven to be the most sought-after Edicion Limitada cigar to date.  Cohiba Talisman Edicion Limitada 2017 Overview The Edicion Limitada program emerged in 2000 to showcase exceptional tobaccos in one-off limited production cigars, released under only a ...Continue