People Behind the Profile — @lisardovivas

Tell us a little bit about yourself. Who are you?

What’s your honest take on the eternal debate of Cuban vs non-Cuban cigars?

Based on that, what’s your personal preference?

Cigar smoking can raise some unwanted attention. Do people in your area still get surprised to see you have a cigar?

Usually, people have two first-time moments: the first cigar and the cigar that ignited the passion you have today. What were yours?

Give us some detail about your collection, what do you have in your humidor?

What’s the best cigar you have ever had?

Based on that, what’s the perfect pairing for it?

Everyone has their own ritual when starting a cigar session. What’s yours?

You can have as many cigars as you want, forever BUT it always has to be the same. What would you pick?

Hoyo de Monterrey Epicure No. 2

We all did some nasty mistakes on our cigar journey. Tell us about your most embarrassing one.

What do you look for in a cigar retailer?

Imagine that the embargo to Cuba is lifted. What will happen next?

With the smoking restrictions in almost all places, do you see the private club scene growing in your country?

Fake cigars are a real problem, we see them popping everywhere. What’s your take on the counterfeit industry and what can we do to minimize the damage?

What’s your favorite cigar accessory?

Are you a soft-flame or a torch lighter guy?

What is your favorite personality in the cigar community and why?

Steve Harvey photographed byCigar Aficionado

Instagram is one of your main digital platforms, how do you see the removal of the Like counts that is already live in some countries?



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