Renegade Cigars Blog

  • Cigar Blending Process Part 3: Glen Case

    In our third installment of our “Cigar Blending Education Series” we get Glen Case’s take on the process.  If you missed last weeks email, find it...
  • PCA 2021 Through The Lens of A First Timer

    A whirlwind weekend in Vegas has come to a close. Coming from the trade show industry, I have been to Vegas many times and this was by far the b...
  • Cigar Blending Process Part 2: Matt Booth

      Last week we took a 10,000-foot-view of the "blending process" - over the next few weeks we will talk to legendary cigar makers about the more ...
  • 3 Under-appreciated Cigars We Recommend!

    The other day, Nate, Caleb and I found ourselves embroiled in a serious discussion—the kind you might catch three guys who share a passion for gre...
  • The Process of Creating A Cigar Blend: Part 1

      Let’s take a first look into the blending thought process. In the coming weeks, we will phone some legendary cigar makers for their take on the ...
  • Cigar Strength, Body and Flavor: What Is The Difference?

      Something both the industry and consumers get wrong: Body, flavor and strength. In a perfect world when I am describing a cigar to a customer I...
  • Top Cigar Brands In The Industry 21'

      Ever wonder how big the cigar industry is and who its main players are? Do you want to know what are the best-selling and most requested premiu...
  • The Hidden Costs Behind Expensive Cigars

      The decision of whether or not expensive cigars are worth the money is an entirely personal one. Some people can’t afford expensive cigars, whil...
  • Cigar Mold vs Cigar Plume

      If you’ve spent any time at all in a social media cigar group, you’ve probably heard a ton of chatter about “mold vs. plume” (or bloom). If you’...
  • Renegade Staff Favorites | Spring 21'

    It’s a question we are asked often: What cigars do we smoke? That’s not as easy to answer as you might think, especially considering it’s our j...
  • Cigar Beetles: How To Prevent them!

    If you’ve been smoking cigars for any length of time, you’ve no doubt heard about cigar beetles. As you’ve probably already figured out on your ow...
  • Henderson Ventura Barbecue

      Henderson Ventura comes from cigar royalty. Forging his own path with ADVentura Cigars, Henderson is one of the youngest up-and-coming cigar m...