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A Farewell & Thank You from Favilli / Mombacho

To our wonderful & distinguished clientele, friends, family, partners, & supporters:  In 2006, when Mombacho was founded by backpackers enamored by Nicaragua’s beauty, one could ...
Mombacho Cigars

Mombacho Cigars Hires Indiana Ortez as General Manager

Mombacho Cigars S.A. has hired Indiana Ortez as general manager for the  company’s Nicaraguan operations. Ortez comes to the job after working as quality control ...
Claudio Sgroi

Claudio Sgroi To Leave Mombacho

Veteran tobacco expert Claudio Sgroi announced Thursday that he will step down from Mombacho Cigars, where he joined as a consultant in 2011 and has ...

Top 25 Cigars of 2020 (16-25)

Top 25 Cigars We made it through the tough ride that was 2020 in great shape to proudly deliver to you our ninth annual Top ...

Mombacho Casa Favilli

Master Blender of Mombacho Cigars: Claudio Sgroi You came into the cigar business from a very different angle than most other cigar makers. Could you ...

Interview with Claudio Sgroi of Mombacho Cigars

Master blender and co-owner of Mombacho Cigars, Claudio Sgroi paid us a visit at Cigar Snob HQ. Erik surprised Claudio with a special cigar that ...

Mombacho Cigars announces shipment of the Cosecha 2015

Mombacho Cigars announced the shipment of the Cosecha 2015. This vintage Nicaraguan puro will be available at select retailers and the Mombacho website on July ...
Diplomatico by Mombacho

Diplomatico Rum Ambassador Selection / Diplomatico by Mombacho Cigars

Diplomatico Rum We usually have to work a little harder to come up with spirit and cigar pairings. We typically start with a spirit and ...

Editors’ Roundtable: smoking Dimplomático by Mombacho cigars, talking coronavirus

The Cigar Snob team gathers around the mics (keeping a safe distance) to smoke Diplomatico by Mombacho, paired with Diplomático rum, and talk about how ...

Puro Sabor Festival Nicaragua

The annual Nicaraguan cigar festival kicked off with attendees exploring Granada, then crossing over to the Pacific coast to enjoy the Rancho Santana beach resort, ...

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