Cigar lovers have plenty of options to indulge in the Northwest
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Ernesto Carrizoza enjoys a smoke at Anthony's Cigar Emporium in Oro Valley. He comes to the shop at least twice a week to buy cigars, talk tobacco and smoke with friends.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Jeremy Bagwell, an employee at Anthony's Cigar Emporium, discusses the finer points of cigars in the store's humidor. Anthony's stocks more than 30,000 cigars from at least 80 different brands.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Tyler Klarr, general manager of Anthony's Cigar Emporium, visits with regular customer Ernesto Carrizoza. The shop boasts a lounge room with leather coaches and two big-screen television sets.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Ernesto Carrizoza relaxes with a cigar at Anthony's Cigar Emporium in Oro Valley. Shops like Anthony's are some of the few businesses where smoking is still permitted under the 2007 statewide smoking ban.