New Casa Turrent lines for Benelux

The latest Casa Turrent lines, named Origines, from the Mexican tobacco giant A. Turrent, will be heading towards The Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg according to the distributor Gajane Benelux. The new Casa Turrent line consists of the Casa Turrent Miami, Casa...

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Select draw cutter soon available in the Benelux

Ministry of Cigars was the first cigar news outlet to write about the Select Draw Cigar Cutter, and that article sparked interest from Canteros, the official distributor of all non-Cuban brands and a few accessories in New Zealand, who became the first international...

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Gajane lighters

Gajane Benelux, a distributor responsible for a vast number of brands available in The Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg is adding some accessories to their portfolio. T The first accessory in their line up is a dual flame lighter with a hidden punch in the bottom...

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Gajane crosses border to Belgium

Gajane, the Dutch distributor of brands like Turrent, Viking, Maya Selva, Saga, Indian Motorcycle, Debonaire, and a few more brands is crossing the border to the south. Last week, the company started distributing cigars into Belgium as well. And with that move, they...

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Royal Agio distributes MacBaren in Benelux

Normally we don't post about pipe tobacco, but now that Royal Agio is branching out into the pipe tobacco business we make an exception. No, Royal Agio isn't going to make pipe tobacco, but from January 1st they will be the sole distributor of the MacBaren brand in...

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VegaFina Exclusivo Benelux

VegaFina has released a regional edition for the Benelux countries, Belgium, The Netherlands, and Luxembourg for the first time in the twenty years of existence of the brand. Three thousand ten count boxes were made. The cigars come in a 6x56 vitola. The wrapper comes...

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Maya Selva events for December

Maya Selva announced a few more Maya Selva events in December, which you can now find on our calendar. The events take place in France, Belgium, and Miami. On the 6th of December, the duty-free luxury department store La Gardere is having their annual Christmas party...

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Macanudo Vintage Maduro 1997 released in Belgium

For over three decades, General Cigars, the longfiller division of Scandinavian Tobacco Group, keeps fifty bales of each crop of tobacco in a library. And only when the master blenders of General Cigars think the tobacco reached its peak, they use it in a limited...

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New Robusto magazine available for download

If you can read the beautiful Dutch language and you're into cigars, check out the online magazine Robusto. Our friends from this great Belgian magazine have released their fifth edition, and it's available for free download from their website.

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Birthdays and events
February 18
Habanos Festival
, Procigar
February 19
Habanos Festival
, Procigar
, Rocky Patel & Flor de Cana tasting, Turmeaus, Liverpool
February 20
Habanos Festival
, Procigar
February 21
Habanos Festival
, Procigar
February 22
Habanos Festival
, Maya Selva Event, Cigarworld, Dusseldorf
, Procigar
February 23
Trinidad and whisky pairing, Turmeaus, Liverpool
February 26
A.J.Fernandez event, Bratislava, Slovakia
, EP Carrillo pairing, Turmeaus, Liverpool
, Rocky Patel
March 1
Mike Rosales (RoMa Craft)
March 2
CSWC Qualifier, Poland
March 6
Lars Tetens
March 8
Janny Garcia (My Father Cigars)
March 9
CSWC Qualifier, Riga, Latvia
March 10
CSWC Qualifier, Riga, Latvia
March 12
Fonseca pairing, Turmeaus, Liverpool
March 16
CSWC Qualifier, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
March 20
Horacio event, Cigarworld, Dusseldorf
March 23
CSWC Qualifier, Dusseldorf, Germany
March 24
Emma Viktorsson (Freya Cigars)
, Juergen W Roder (Perdomo Cigars)
March 26
Joshua Meerapfel (Fuente Meerapfel)
, Nicaraguan night, Turmeaus, Liverpool
March 27
CSWC Qualifier, Bangkok, Thailand
, Fratello event, Cigarworld, Dusseldorf
March 30
CSWC Qualifier, Hanoi, Vietnam
April 6
CSWC Qualifier, Paris, France
April 12
Oliva event, Cigarworld, Dusseldorf
April 13
CSWC Qualifier, Beirut, Libanon
April 19
CSWC Qualifier, St Petersburg, Russia
, La Gran Fumada, St Petersburg, Russia
April 20
CSWC Qualifier, St Petersburg, Russia
, La Gran Fumada, St Petersburg, Russia
April 21
CSWC Qualifier, St Petersburg, Russia
, La Gran Fumada, St Petersburg, Russia
April 24
Riste Riatevski (Jas Sum Kral)
April 25
Nick Melillo (Foundation)
April 26
CSWC Qualifier, Austria
April 27
CSWC Qualifier, Austria
, Jeremy Casdagli (Bespoke)
April 28
CSWC Qualifier, Austria
April 30
CSWC Qualifier, Makarska, Croatia
May 5
Robert Ibarra (Don Ibarra)
May 14
Daniel Guerrero (El Viejo Continente)
, Turrent event, Turmeaus, Liverpool