Southern Draw Cigars

Best Boutique Cigar Booth at IPCPR 2017 – Southern Draw Cigars

Well the votes are in. Now that it has been two weeks since the 2017 IPCPR it is time  to announce the best Boutique Cigar booth at the show. First let me say, these small brands that go to the show, spend a fair share of their money to market their brand with the hope[…]

Try the Green ACID! – Two Wrongs Make a Beautiful Right.

Every year in July, the cigar industry converges for a celebration of our lifestyle with brand owners, retailers, and media members. This event is known as the International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers (IPCPR) association convention. It is here where those responsible for creating the new blends introduce them to the those that sell them[…]

We have been waiting for it – The Moya Ruiz IL Ridotto

Last year at the IPCPR, the Moya Ruiz team teased us all with a new blend – the IL Ridotto.  The name translates into “The Private Room” . IL RIDOTTO was the first public legal casino in Venice. We noted back then: If the Rake set the bar,  the IL RIDOTTO has can be expected to[…]

The Undercrown Takes in Some Sun – The Undercrown Sun Grown

Thursday, July 6, 2017 — Miami, FL – Drew Estate announces today the newest extension to the prized Undercrown Brand, the Undercrown Sun Grown. The new Sun Grown is the third Undercrown expression, complimenting Undercrown Maduro and Undercrown Shade. The Undercrown Sun Grown will be displayed in Drew Estate’s booth (Booth #2608) at the IPCPR[…]

La Flor Dominicana Announces New Releases

Direct from Coral Gables, FL,  Litto Gomez and La Flor Dominicana are bringing 3 new releases to this years IPCPR in Las Vegas.  Announced today, the company will be introducing the following at this years show: La Volcada Factory Press La Nox Petite (50-count cabinet) The La Volcada is described as a nod to Uruguay, the[…]

Drew Estate Extends Acid Line

It seems like the Drew Estate team likes that candella leaf and what it does to a cigar. Last year the company sweetened up the Kentucky Fire Cured with it in the release of the Swamp Thang, and as we wrote in our review, it made for a sweeter and pleasurable smoke. Now the company[…]

Black Works Studio (BLK WKS) Going Rural with the BOONDOCK SAINT

Black Works Studio (BLK WKS), the boutique cigar company that has brought us the Killer Bee, Green Hornet, NBK and Rorschach cigars  is adding a new Limited Edition blend to their lineup. Known as the BOONDOCK SAINT, it hails from Fabrica Oveja Negra in Esteli, Nicaragua  and will be available at select BLK WKS retailers in[…]

The Crux Epicure Release – Patience is a Virtue

Continuing with the announcement of new releases for this years IPCPR, Crux Cigar Company, honored by numerous Cigar of the Year Awards and Top 25 placements has announced the long-awaited release of the Crux Epicure cigar. The Crux Epicure is a cigar that has been in the works for quite some time. Fans of Crux[…]

Southern Draw Cigars Announces Release of Jacobs Ladder

Southern Draw Cigars, the company that brought the renowned Kudzu, Firethorn, and recent Rose of Sharon cigars has announced their latest creation today – Jacobs Ladder.  The intent of this new release is to round out the Southern Draw Cigars line with a very rich and complex, full  body cigar. Jacobs Ladder is described as[…]

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Antaño Gran Reserva to hit shelves in August

Let’s all  be honest here, if you like a bold, spicy, and strong cigar, and you walk into a shop and see the Antaño 1970 on the shelf, how many of you pick that up? I know I do more often than not. I have always enjoyed this blend from Joya de Nicaragua, with its rich,[…]

Selected Tobacco Launches New ATABEY and BYRON Sizes

You may have recently read our review of the Selected Tobacco Atabey cigar this past month. Now the company is releasing additional vitolas to the line and also to their Byron line. In a press release today, United Cigar Group, the distribution arm behind Nelson Alfonso’s, Selected Tobacco, announced  they are extending the two lines which[…]

Debonaire Daybreak

Drew Estate and Debonaire House Announce the Debonaire Daybreak

As we get within days of this years IPCPR in Las Vegas, the press releases of new cigars keep coming. In this age of new FDA regulations one would not have imagined so many new blends to hit the market. The latest is the announcement from Debonaire House, an Ultra Premium brand distributed by Drew Estate.[…]

Muestra de Saka

Muestra de Saka Nacatamale – Get Them While You Can!

Steve Saka and Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust announces pre-orders time frame for the second liga in the very Limited Production Muestra de Saka series of cigars.   Muestra de Saka Nacatamale Release Dunbarton, NH – Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust is currently taking pre-orders for the second liga in their very Limited Production Muestra de Saka series of cigars.[…]