My Father Cigars and Tatuaje finally available in Spain

My Father Cigars and Tatuaje are finally available in Spain. It is hard to imagine that one of the most praised cigar manufacturers wasn’t available in the second largest cigar market in Europe. But My Father Cigars did not have distribution in Spain, until now.


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J.C. Newman changes distributor in Spain

J.C. Newman changes distributor in Spain. Recently J.C. Newman appointed an international sales director in the person of Stefan Bastiaenssens. And with a new man in Europe, the oldest American cigar manufacturer has been on a roll.

 Distribution in Sweden was opened...

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La Estrella Polar coming to Europe

La Estrella Polar coming to Europe. The cigar is being rolled out in Europe as we speak. And it's available in select Asian markets as well. In the USA we know General Cigars brand La Estrella Cubana. Due to the Cuban trade embargo any Cuban denominations on cigars...

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VegaFina releases another Gran Reserva

VegaFina releases another Gran Reserva. The Dominican brand announced a 5¾x52 double robusto as the 2019 limited edition. And just like last year, the cigar will come with a pigtail. The cigar comes with the regular white and silver VegaFina ring. It also sports a...

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The art of pairing wines and cigars

The art of pairing wines and cigars. Once again the Nicaraguan cigar brand Condega celebrates the art of pairing with the wines of Spanish winery Bodegas Valduero. That happened on a visit to its facilities in Gumiel del Mercado (Burgos). The winners of the last...

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Davidoff Exclusive programme 2019 has been revealed

Davidoff Exclusive programme 2019 has been revealed. Select markets will get the Davidoff Exclusive. The blends are created with retailers and Davidoff distribution partners. “Davidoff Exclusives are extremely popular among our partners as this programme allows them...

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Quesada launches Quesada 1974

The Dominican cigar giants Quesada Cigars have released a new cigar, which for now is only available in Spain but will be available to the rest of the world, including the United States, later this year.

 The Quesada 1974 name is a tribute to the tobacco heritage of...

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Cigar Smoking World Championship dates

In a few years time, the Cigar Smoking World Championship has received a reputation and a status in the industry like hardly any other event. Twenty qualifying events before the grand finale, all over Europe, the USA, Asia, South America and even during the Procigar...

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Boneshaker cigars are coming for Spain

Truth is, we at Ministry of Cigars never heard of Boneshaker cigars until now. The small boutique brand was only available in the United States but that’s about to change since the Spanish distributer Tabacalera decided to take them on. The cigars are made in Esteli...

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Limited edition El Rey del Mundo jars for Spain

Every year for the last seven years, a special edition Habanos goes to Spain. It’s the Coleccion Vintage series and they come packed in a vintage looking jar, made at the famous Talerva ceramic factory that has made jars for Habanos for the longest time. The jars are...

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