The new age of cigars
Rare Cask was born from The Macallan’s obsession with wood.
The Macallan Rare Cask has been crafted from Spanish oak sherry seasoned casks, amongst the most precious and scarce in single malt whisky, a high proportion of which being first fill. The Macallan’s wood policy demonstrates a commitment to sourcing the industry’s finest, most valuable and exclusive casks that has given rise to Rare Cask, a whisky with a splendidly rich and resonant hue.
Meet Richard Overton, America’s oldest veteran. In this lively short film by Matt Cooper and Rocky Conly, hear the whiskey-drinking, cigar-smoking supercentenarian reveal his secrets to a long life.
This tobacco farmer in Cuba shows how he rolls cigars from his own leaves. This is almost the same as in the Cuban tobacco industry, except that the cigars are not placed in a press for several hours. This is not needed because the cigars are usually smoked within a month.