Simply Stogies Podcast

Hosted ByJames Giehm

A cigar journey.

Episode 95: Cigar Aficionado’s Top 25 & Cigar Media

Small Batch Cigar

Nick and James tackle Cigar Aficionado’s Top 25 of 2022. Is it pay to play? Was choosing a Cuban cigar a slap in the face to the non-Cuban (New World) cigar industry? Is it fair to keep out “boutique” cigar brands from their review process? Does James just like to rant? We give our opinions on these questions, as well as raise some issues with “smaller” cigar media. It’s an interesting and thought provoking conversation with an industry insider (Nick) and an industry watcher (James).

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