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...

read more

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...

read more

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...

read more

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...

read more

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...

read more

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...

read more

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...

read more

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...

read more

Follow us

Birthdays and events
May 22
EVENT: Turmeaus Knutsford
May 25
CSWC Qualifier, Copenhagen, Denmark
, EVENT: Big Smoke Copenhagen, Denmark
, Gerard Hayes (Nicoya)
May 27
CSWC Qualifier, Oslo, Norway
May 31
International Enjoy a Cigar day
June 1
CSWC Qualifier, Sweden
June 3
Art Garcia (Antigua Esteli Cigars)
June 4
EVENT: El Artista event, Cigarworld, Dusseldorf
June 7
Philip Zanghi (Debonaire)
, Sasja van Horssen (Ilja Cigars)
June 8
CSWC Qualifier, Romania
, EVENT: Noche del Habano, Brussels
June 12
Bradley Rubin (Alec Bradley)
, CSWC Qualifier, Finland
, CSWC Qualifier, Luxembourg
June 13
EVENT: Amicigar Weekend, Italy
June 14
CSWC Qualifier, Italy
, CSWC Qualifier, Talinn, Estonia
, EVENT: Amicigar Weekend, Italy
June 15
EVENT: Amicigar Weekend, Italy
June 16
CSWC Qualifier, Talinn, Estonia
, EVENT: Amicigar Weekend, Italy
June 19
EVENT: La Casa del Habano, Chester
, EVENT: Turmeaus Knutsford
June 21
EVENT: with Didier v Houvenaghel, Colli del Tronto, Italy
June 22
CSWC Qualifier, Kiev, Ukraine
, EVENT: with Didier v Houvenaghel, Colli del Tronto, Italy
June 23
EVENT: with Didier v Houvenaghel, Colli del Tronto, Italy
June 30
CSWC Qualifier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
July 5
Christian Eiroa (CLE)
, CSWC Qualifier, Zurich, Switzerland
July 7
Gaby Kafie (Kafie Cigars)
July 10
EVENT: Kristoff Gin Tonic pairing event, Cigarworld, Dusseldorf
July 13
CSWC Qualifier, Madrid, Spain
, EVENT: Robert Graham 145th birthday event, Dunfermline, UK
July 17
Jan Vistisen (Royal Danish)
July 24
Gustavo de Hostos (Puros de Hostos)
July 25
Hector J Alfonso sr (Espinosa Cigars)
July 28
Antonio Gomez (La Flor Dominicana)
August 3
Juan Lopez (Gurkha Cigars)
August 7
Kurt van Keppel (Xikar)
August 12
Jesper Petersen (Splendid Cigars)
August 15
Erik D Espinosa (Espinosa Cigars)