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The Padróns

The Padróns

Over the weekend we received the incredibly sad news that Rodolfo “Rudy” Padrón passed away. Rudy was not one for publicity or fanfare but back ...
Truth is Out

The Truth is Out There 

It’s Not Your Imagination: Illusione Founder Dion Giolito is a True Believer – In Tobacco  Dion Giolito had his priorities even as a teenager. It ...

There Goes The Neighborhood

Chef Michael Beltrán of the Michelin-starred Ariete is bringing top-tier hospitality to the cigar bar game in downtown Miami Cigar Snob: “What do you name ...

The Edge

Rocky Patel The Edge celebrates 20 years.

The Long and Winding Road of Oscar Valladares Tobacco & Co. 

Riding shotgun along a country road in Talanga, Honduras, we crossed a small bridge and he said, “This is where the property line starts.” As ...
Guy Fieri

Guy Fieri: Full Throttle

CULINARY ACE BURSTS ONTO CIGAR SCENE WITH HUGE PERSONALITY AND FLAVORFUL BLENDS. Guy Fieri isn’t much for casual interests. Be it food, wine, spirits, or ...
Jack Douglas

Jack Douglas has shaped your life whether you know it or not

As a record producer, Jack Douglas has over the decades helped create music by John Lennon, Cheap Trick, Alice Cooper, and myriad other culture shapers. ...
Charles Woodson

Charles Woodson 

NFL STAR TALKS ABOUT THE BIG HOUSE, LIFE ON THE VINE, AND MOVING IN THE MIC. Charles Woodson’s in the prime of his career, which ...
Hard Ball

Hard Ball with Leigh Steinberg

The debate surrounding the squabble between the PGA and some of its members over defections to the Saudi Arabian-backed LIV Golf tour came to a ...

Julio Eiroa: True Grit

He rolls out of his room bright-eyed and clean-shaven at 7 AM although he’s reportedly been up since 5 AM. Efficiently he enjoys coffee and ...

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