S.T.K. Black Dahlia

S.T.K. Black Dahlia Cigar Review – A Cigar with Deep Meaning

The latest introduction by George Rico and Gran Habano Cigars is the Black Dahlia which falls under the company’s boutique S.T.K . line of cigars. It was announced back in May of this year and was featured at this years IPCPR. I had chance to catch up with George at the show and he walked[…]

Providencia Trinitas

Providencia Trinitas Cigar Pre-Release Review

I am becoming a fan lately of Jim Faber, Reed Grafke and Raymond Zinar from Providencia  Cigars.  It is easy to do that when their introductory blends, the El Santo and El Padre, were enjoyable enough for me to say they are deserving of a place in your humidor. But there is more coming from this[…]

Stop the FDA

District Court Denies Public Health Groups Motion to Intervene in Lawsuit

BREAKING CIGAR NEWS The Cigar Rights of America (CRA) reports: Today, the District Court for the District Columbia rejected the motion of six public health groups to immediately intervene in the premium cigar industry’s joint lawsuit against the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The six groups, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Cancer Society[…]

Big Papi Cigar and Swag Giveaway

Big Papi – David Ortiz– Number 34, may have retired from  baseball but he will forever be revered as one of the best players in the game. In celebration of David’s career and to kickoff this weekend’s Red Sox – Yankees series, Stogie Press is starting a sweepstakes that can score you some big wins.[…]

Drew Estate Builds Across Northern Border

Drew Estate Partners with STG Canada for Exclusive Canadian Distribution Monday, August 14, 2017 — Miami, FL- Drew Estate announces today that it has appointed STG Canada as its exclusive distribution partner for both domestic and Duty-Free premium cigar markets in Canada. This partnership will be effective August 28st, 2017, Vice President of International Business[…]

Ventura Cigars CS/02

Ventura Cigars Case Study CS/02 Cigar Review

OK folks, this is the second of five reviews on the new Ventura Cigars Case Study blends. This time we take a look at the Ventura Cigars Case Study CS/02.  By now you have read the background story on the Case Study cigars from Ventura, so I will not repeat that in this review. Of[…]

Kevin Schweitzer

A Facebook Live Chat with Rock-A-Feller Cigars

In case you missed it – Boston Jimmie from Stogie Press spent some Facebook Live time with Rock-A-Feller Cigars owner Kevin Schweitzer to talk about the brand and other cigar related topics. Click the photo below to go to the live interview. Stay tuned to Stogie Press for more live interviews and upcoming contests and[…]

Cigar Humidors – Choosing the Perfect One for You

A humidor is an ideal place to house your fine cigars, and only a humidor can provide the ideal, protected environment necessary for your cigars. A humidor could be a basic Tupperware item, or a top of the range Davidoff, but ultimately the purpose is the same. A chic humidor can double in an ornamental[…]

Serino Royale Connecticut

Serino Royale Connecticut Cigar Review – Truly Majestic

Every Sunday morning I awake to the tap-tap of my friendly Cocker Spaniel’s paw. Ziggy is his name, and there is no sleeping in when Ziggy has to go out.I don’t mind though, it gives me an opportunity to sit on the back deck as the sun rises behind the palm trees and enjoy the[…]

Ventura Cigars Archetype Dreamstate

Please Let Me Dream – Ventura Cigars Dreamstate to be Restocked

Last year Ventura Cigars introduced a new cigar line known as the Archetype. There were 5 different blends in the line. One of those blends, the Dreamstate made #3 in our 2016 top Connecticut cigars. I suppose I was not the only one that enjoyed that blend, as Ventura Cigars has announced it is currently[…]

Casa Cuevas Maduro

Casa Cuevas Maduro Cigar Review – 4th Generation Experience

Do you know this man? He is Luis Cuevas,  a 4th generation cigar man with roots that go back to the Pinar del Rio province of Cuba and is the owner of Tabacalera Las Lavas, in Santiago, Dominican Republic. You may not know Luis but I am sure you have enjoyed one of the many[…]

Nomad Cigars Heads West

PRESS RELEASE August 2, 2017 (Orlando, FL) — Nomad Cigar Company is pleased to welcome Frank Bellavia to the Nomad team.   Effective immediately, Frank will be representing Nomad in Idaho, Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada, and Arizona. “I am excited to have Frank on board. He brings a certain energy to the brand in an[…]

1502 Blue Sapphire

1502 Blue Sapphire Cigar Review – Proudly Nicaraguan 

It has been a while since I spoke about 1502 cigars and today I would like to present a review of the 1502 Blue Sapphire Cigar. At this years IPCPR I caught up with Enrique Sánchez, owner of Global Premium Cigars and the 1502 brand. Before we get into the review I thought you may[…]