Renegade Cigars Blog

  • A Deep Diving Into Cigar Boxes

      Go into any humidor, and you’ll find 90 percent of the cigars displayed in the same way: inside a cigar box. Originally, cigar boxes were used ...
  • How To Choose A Cigar

      New smokers know that the humidor can be an intimidating place to shop, and nobody likes spending money on cigars they don’t enjoy. That’s what...
  • Barrel-Aged Cigars

      In previous editions of our educational emails, we talked about how tobacco is fermented before taking the final steps to become a cigar. During...
  • Cheap Cigars... What Gives?

      With the average premium cigar coming in at around $10, consumers are getting a great value. But there are cheaper cigars than these—and if you’...
  • Creating Cigars at Different Price Points

    Not only do blenders have to balance the flavor and strength of a cigar, but they’re also responsible for balancing the cost of the cigar. Tobacc...
  • Vertical Integration in the Cigar Industry

      When a cigar manufacturer says they’re vertically integrated, this means that they control the entire process, from farming the tobacco to prod...
  • Terence Reilly Talks Corojo 2012

      It is not often a new varietal of tobacco is released to the mass market. However, Aganorsa recently rolled out its newest varietal Corojo 2012...
  • Local Cigar Delivery

    Sometimes you have to say, “Go big or go home.” In keeping with that axiom, we’ve decided to attempt something few would even dare to try. The ch...
  • 2021 Cigar Imports By The Numbers

    In past articles, we talked a lot about how 2021 was a record year for the cigar industry. Well, this wasn’t just conjecture or wishful thinking ...
  • The Results of the NASEM Study Are In...

        Last week, a panel convened by the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine released their highly anticipated report “Premium Ci...
  • The Future of the Cigar Industry Part 2: The Regulation of Premium Cigars

      Tobacco regulation is a complicated web that creates a lot of confusion and uncertainty about the future of the industry and the creation of new...
  • Casino Night with Drew Estate Cigars

    Thursday March 17th, 2022 5-9pm Win on the tables and in the humidor... Grab a box, get loaded with swag! Our annual casino night is right around t...